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9th Apr to 14th Apr, 2024Moderate Budget Flight
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Things to do in Athens in April

Day 1 - Wednesday 10th, Apr
morning -

Arrive in Athens and check into the hotel

afternoon -

Visit the Acropolis, an ancient citadel located on a rocky outcrop above the city. Explore the Parthenon, Erectheion, and the Temple of Athena Nike for a glimpse into Athens' rich history.

evening -

Dine at 'To Kati Allo', a cozy restaurant known for its authentic Greek cuisine and warm ambiance.

Day 2 - Thursday 11th, Apr
morning -

Visit the National Archaeological Museum to see a vast collection of ancient Greek art and artifacts.

afternoon -

Stroll through the Plaka neighborhood, known for its charming winding streets, neoclassical architecture, and traditional tavernas. Take in the lively atmosphere and browse the local shops.

evening -

Indulge in a dinner at 'O Thanasis', a popular grill house serving delicious souvlaki and gyros in the heart of Monastiraki.

Day 3 - Friday 12th, Apr
morning -

Embark on a food tour through Athens with a local guide, tasting traditional Greek dishes and learning about the city's culinary heritage.

afternoon -

Explore the ancient Agora, a central spot in ancient Athens that served as a marketplace and civic center. Admire the Temple of Hephaestus and the Stoa of Attalos.

evening -

Relax and enjoy a leisurely dinner at 'A for Athens', a rooftop restaurant with panoramic views of the Acropolis and the surrounding cityscape.

Day 4 - Saturday 13th, Apr
morning -

Take a day trip to Delphi, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the sanctuary of Apollo. Explore the ancient ruins and the famous Oracle of Delphi.

afternoon -

Enjoy a relaxed lunch at a local taverna in the town of Delphi, taking in the beautiful mountainous views.

evening -

Return to Athens and unwind with a cozy dinner at 'Couleur Locale', a charming restaurant overlooking Monastiraki Square.

Day 5 - Sunday 14th, Apr
morning -

Head to the coastal suburb of Piraeus and take a stroll along the marina, soaking in the sea breeze and views of the Aegean Sea.

afternoon -

Visit the Archaeological Museum of Piraeus to learn about the maritime history and ancient artifacts of the port city.

evening -

Dine at 'Varoulko Seaside', a Michelin-starred seafood restaurant offering exquisite dishes with a view of the harbor.

Day 6 - Monday 15th, Apr
morning -

Check out of the hotel and head to Athens International Airport for the return flight to Mumbai.

Weather in Athens in Invalid date
Avg Temp14°C to 21°C
Chance of Rain20%
SeasonSpring

April is a pleasant time to visit Athens, with warm and sunny weather. Expect comfortable temperatures and occasional light rain showers. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

Travel eSims for Greece

*Travel eSims are a great way to stay connected while travelling. They are easy to set up online, no need to visit a store, and can be used in multiple countries. They are a data saver compared to international roaming and are compatible with most phones.

Things to Carry on your trip to Athens

Clothing & Apparel

T-shirts -

Pack a few breathable and comfortable T-shirts for casual wear during the day.

Pants/Shorts -

Bring a pair of light and airy pants or shorts for exploring the city.

Dress/Skirt -

If you plan on visiting any churches or formal settings, consider packing a modest dress or skirt.

Light jacket or sweater -

Athens can have cool evenings in April, so a light jacket or sweater may be necessary.

Comfortable shoes -

You'll be doing a lot of walking, so pack comfortable and supportive shoes.

Swimsuit -

If you're planning on visiting nearby beaches, consider bringing a swimsuit.

Accessories

Hat -

Protect yourself from the sun with a wide-brimmed hat.

Sunglasses -

Athens is known for its sunny weather, so sunglasses are essential.

Scarf -

A lightweight scarf can double as a sunshade, head covering, or accessory.

Small backpack or daypack -

For carrying essentials while exploring the city.

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport and visa (if required) -

Ensure your passport is valid for at least six months beyond your travel dates and obtain a visa if necessary.

Travel insurance -

Protect yourself against unexpected events and medical emergencies.

First-aid kit -

Include basic bandages, antiseptic wipes, and any necessary medications.

Toiletries -

Pack travel-sized toiletries to comply with airline regulations.

Currency and credit cards -

Carry a combination of cash and credit cards for convenience.

Good to have

Travel guidebook or app -

For information on attractions, history, and local tips.

Reusable water bottle -

Stay hydrated and reduce plastic waste.

Camera -

Capture memories of your trip.

Small umbrella -

Athens can experience occasional rain showers in April.

Electronics

Smartphone -

For navigation, communication, and capturing photos.

Chargers and adapters -

Ensure you have the necessary chargers and adapters for your devices.

Noise-canceling headphones -

For blocking out noise during flights or in crowded areas.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Major credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) are widely accepted in Athens. Cash is also commonly used, especially for smaller purchases.

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