8 days in Athens Itinerary

8 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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Acropolis of Athens and National Archaeological Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Mount Lycabettus and Benaki Museum. When in Athens, make a side trip to see Astir Beach in Vouliagmeni, approximately Vouliagmeni away. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, and see where the action happens at Panathenaic Stadium.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Athens road trip site.

If you are flying in from Reunion Island, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. January in Athens sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Astir Beach, Glyfada Beach
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Acropolis of Athens
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Acropolis Museum
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