7 days in Athens Itinerary

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Athens — 6 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Visit Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at Acropolis Museum and National Archaeological Museum. Step out of Athens to go to Sounio and see Temple of Poseidon, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: visit Plaka, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Lycabettus, explore the world behind art at Museum of Cycladic Art, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Athens route planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. In June, daytime highs in Athens are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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