3 days in Athens Itinerary

3 days in Athens Itinerary

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Athens

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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 Plaka. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Temple of Hephaestus and Temple of Poseidon. Go for a jaunt from Athens to Thoricus to see Archaeological Site of Thorikos about 58 minutes away. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Philopappos Hill, explore the ancient world of Temple of Athena Nike, and pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Athens trip website.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. In September in Athens, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Archaeological Site of Thorikos, Temple of Poseidon
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Plaka ©
Plaka
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Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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