8 days in Skiathos & Athens Itinerary

8 days in Skiathos & Athens Itinerary

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Skiathos
— 2 nights
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Athens
— 5 nights

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Skiathos

Skiathos ©

Greek St. Maarten

Boasting some of Greece's finest beaches, Skiathos swells with vacationers from colder European countries at the height of the tourist season.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): explore the different monuments and memorials at Skiathos Cemetery, delve into the distant past at Kastro Ke Medieval Ekklisia, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lalaria Beach. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Skiathitiko Spiti, then enjoy breathtaking views from Agios Nikolaos Church and Clock Tower, and then kick back and relax at Mandraki Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Skiathos trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Skiathos is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in October: high temperatures in Skiathos hover around 24°C and lows are around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Skiathos

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites
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Lalaria Beach ©
Lalaria Beach
Kastro Ke Medieval Ekklisia ©
Kastro Ke Medieval Ekklisia
Skiathitiko Spiti ©
Skiathitiko Spiti

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Explore Athens' surroundings by going to Nauplion Promenade (in Nafplio) and Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, visit Monastiraki, and admire the natural beauty at National Garden.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Athens day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Skiathos to Athens takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. While traveling from Skiathos, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Athens, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours

Side Trips

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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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