8 days in Athens & Thessaloniki Itinerary

8 days in Athens & Thessaloniki Itinerary

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Athens
— 4 nights
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Thessaloniki
— 3 nights
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Athens — 4 nights

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, wander the streets of Monastiraki, and get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Athens visit planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Athens. In December, daytime highs in Athens are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Thessaloniki.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Thessaloniki — 3 nights

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Thessaloniki is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at White Tower of Thessaloniki, make a trip to Aristotelous Square, see the interesting displays at Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Osios David (The Latomou Monastery).

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Thessaloniki trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Thessaloniki takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Athens in December, with highs in Thessaloniki at 13°C and lows at 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
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