22 days in Athens & Rome Itinerary

22 days in Athens & Rome Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens, Greece
— 9 nights
2
Rome, Italy
— 12 nights

9
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Explore Athens' surroundings by going to Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation (in Nafplio) and Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, examine the collection at Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, and appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Athens journey builder site.

If you are flying in from Greece, the closest major aiport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, Archaeological Site Mycenae
Highlights from your plan
Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology ©
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

12
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, delve into the distant past at Colosseum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Rome day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Rome takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Rome is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Athens in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Rome, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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