Athens Itinerary 2 Days

Explore the best places to visit in 2 days in Athens using this travel itinerary which takes you through the top attractions in the city.

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2 Days in Athens - Perfect Weekend Guide

Planning what to do for couple of days in Athens? It is best to sort your preferences and then choose from the options available in city. Athens replete of beautiful points of interest never fails to overwhelm the tourists with its natural view and historical architecture.

What to pack for 2 days in Athens vacation?

As you are going on a 2 days Athens vacation, compact luggage is ideal. Carry a backpack that can fit in your belongings or choose a compact trolley bag. You only need one pair of shoes that you're wearing, make sure you pick sturdy ones for all the walking and sightseeing. Check the live weather of Athens and pack just what's needed! Do not forget to bring extra batteries for your camera, you won't have time to move back-n-forth to your room to charge them. Pro Tips: Carry your Passport and photo identification proof with you at all times. Carry a Athens local map, a hard copy or in your phone.

Are 2 days enough to explore Athens?

It is slightly difficult to explore the entire city in 48 hours time, but you can easily visit the hand-picked 8-10 points of interest in Athens on your trip. You will have to travel a bit if you want to cover all the popular places in Athens within 2 days. So, if you have any particular place in mind, then plan your Athens visit accordingly. If it is a weekend trip, check for special events happening and plan accordingly.

Trip Budget for a weekend trip to Athens?

Athens weekend itinerary budget would vary from is USD 140 to USD 414 as per your choices. There are enough free places in Athens to ensure that unless there’s an exhibition or event you really want to see, paying is unnecessary.

How to spend 2 days in Athens?

With so many things to explore, Athens is a place to be. Walk along the streets of Athens and soak in the very essence of its people, and culture, dine at its attractive restaurants; shop at its ambient stores, and unwind at one of its many green spaces. Wondering what to see in 2 days in Athens? Triphobo offers you perfect itineraries that will cover all the must see places in Athens. Start your day 1 in Athens by visiting Acropolis, Parthenon in the morning. Experience the good food in the afternoon at local restaurants in Athens. The best way to see Athens and absorb its culture is by visiting Acropolis Museum and spending some time there. Afterwards take a cab or walk to the Erechtheion which will take up the afternoon. In the evening, head to the Theatre Of Dionysus before wrapping up the day where you can stroll, eat and shop in peace. On the day 2, we suggest you visit the Temple Of Athena Nike, followed by Plaka and National Archaeological Museum. With these Athens weekend itineraries and 2-day trips, we can make sure you will not miss out on any fun!

Money saving tips for Athens weekend itinerary:

  • Skip the restaurants and cafes for street vendors and supermarkets
  • Get 2 Day Athens transport Pass if possible which offers free public transport, free entrance to the recommended attractions
  • Couchsurfing is a great way to save loads on accommodation expenses
  • Spend More Time In Fewer Places of Athens

Where to eat in Athens if you've 48 hours?

48 hours to enjoy the culinary delights of Athens and the best you can do is opt for a buffet that offers local variety at a reasonable rate.

Where to stay in Athens for a weekend?

You can book a hotel or apartment close to plaka and this would save you lot of time for 2 days trip. You can also opt homestays to stay in Athens. Prices for the same may be slightly steep, but it is the convenience that matters!

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