12 days in Athens Itinerary

12 days in Athens Itinerary

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One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
We've included these beaches for you: Chiliadou Beach and Livanates Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Temple of Hephaestus and Archaeological Site Mycenae. Change things up with these side-trips from Athens: Nafplio (Fortress Palamidi & Nauplion Promenade), Temple of Poseidon (in Sounio) and Mycenae (Lion Gate & Citadel and Treasury of Atreus). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Vlachia Beach, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, get to know the fascinating history of Philopappos Hill, and get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum.

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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 September in Athens, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 69°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Nafplio, Mycenae, Archaeological Site of Thorikos, Livanates Beach, Moni Osiou Patapiou
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Lion Gate ©
Lion Gate
Temple of Poseidon ©
Temple of Poseidon

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