6 days in Athens Itinerary

6 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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Acropolis of Athens and National Archaeological Museum. Get outdoors at Mount Lycabettus and Glyfada Beach. When in Athens, make a side trip to see Attica Zoological Park in Spata, approximately 32 minutes away. On the 19th (Mon), spend a cool day on the water with Sea Stars. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Acropolis Museum, explore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Hephaestus, and take in the awesome beauty at Hymettus.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Athens road trip tool .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. In March, daytime highs in Athens are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

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Attica Zoological Park, Glyfada Beach
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
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National Archaeological Museum

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