6 days in Greece & Italy Itinerary

6 days in Greece & Italy Itinerary

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Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
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Naples, Italy
— 1 night
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Florence, Italy
— 1 night
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Milan, Italy
— 1 night
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Athens, Greece

— 2 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, wander the streets of Plaka, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

To find photos and more tourist information, use the Athens trip planning app.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Athens is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Abu Dhabi to Athens due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in July, expect Athens to be slightly colder, temps between 38°C and 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can fly to Naples.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Naples, Italy

— 1 night
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 22nd (Thu), don't miss a visit to Via San Gregorio Armeno and then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Naples day trip website.

Getting from Athens to Naples by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Naples when traveling from Athens in July, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time for the train ride to Florence.

Things to do in Naples

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Florence, Italy

— 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 22nd (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and then explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planner.

Traveling by train from Naples to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Naples in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 21°C in Florence. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

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Milan, Italy

— 1 night

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, and then make a trip to Piazza del Duomo.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Milan trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Milan

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Greece travel guide

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Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.

Italy travel guide

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Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.