9 days in Athens Itinerary

9 days in Athens Itinerary

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Athens
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Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get out of town with these interesting Athens side-trips: Nafplio (Nauplion Promenade, Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, & more), Corinth (Archea Korinthos, Acrocorinth, & more) and Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Athens driving holiday site .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. May in Athens sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Nafplio, Corinth, Archaeological Site Mycenae
Find places to stay May 22 — 30:
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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