8 days in Athens Itinerary

8 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 a sense of the local culture at Ermou Street and National Archaeological Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Acropolis Museum and Pandora Art Gallery. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Plaka, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, view the masterpieces at Technohoros Art Gallery, and shop like a local with Athens Art Gallery.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Athens online road trip planner .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. June in Athens sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Glyfada Beach, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre, Legrena Beach
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

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