5 days in Athens Itinerary

5 days in Athens Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Athens trip planner

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Athens

— 4 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Acropolis of Athens and Acropolis Museum. Head to Ermou Street and Canvasfor plenty of shopping. There's much more to do: stroll through Glyfada Beach, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, and appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Athens day trip planner.

If you are flying in from Egypt, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. In September in Athens, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Beaches

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