6 days in Athens Itinerary

6 days in Athens Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Athens tour planner

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Athens

— 5 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Alykes Beach and Loutraki Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Hephaestus. Explore Athens' surroundings by going to Nafplio (Fortress Palamidi & Nauplion Promenade), Corinth Canal (in Corinth) and Mycenae (Archaeological Site Mycenae, Citadel and Treasury of Atreus, &more). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Plaka, steep yourself in history at Ancient Agora of Athens, don't miss a visit to Tower of the Winds, and see the interesting displays at Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Athens driving holiday site.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. August in Athens sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips