5 days in Athens Itinerary

5 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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Acropolis of Athens and Epidaurus Theater. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Plaka District and Nauplion Promenade. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Athens: Nafplio (Tiryns & Palamidi Castle). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Acropolis Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Hellenic Parliament, make a trip to Ancient Agora of Athens, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Hephaestus.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Athens vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Zabbar, Malta to Athens. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 1 hour. September in Athens sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

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Nafplio, Epidaurus Theater
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Acropolis of Athens ©
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