3 days in Athens Itinerary

3 days in Athens Itinerary

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Athens
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Athens

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Temple of Poseidon and National Archaeological Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Temple of Olympian Zeus and Erechtheion. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Acropolis Museum, explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, wander the streets of Plaka District, and explore and take pictures at Panathenaic Stadium.

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. August in Athens sees daily highs of 93°F and lows of 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums

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Temple of Poseidon
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Plaka District
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