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Athens: 6 Epic Day Trips You Must Take

There are plenty of places around Athens that will provide you with some fresh air and open spaces, while giving you the opportunity to experience Greece's natural beauty and unique landscapes.

1. Delphi

Head out to one of Greece’s most famous historic sites, Delphi, and learn all about this mysterious UNESCO World Heritage Site.

2. Meteora

Make your way to the cozy town of Kalabaka and enjoy the stunning Meteora Monasteries on this full-day tour from Athens!

3. Temple of Poseidon and Cape Sounion

Explore the idyllic seaside villages and sandy beaches of the Athens Riviera. Catch a breath-taking sunset at Cape Sounion, next to the ancient Temple of Poseidon.

4. Nafpilo

Explore this beautiful town located in the Peloponnese region of Greece. It is considered to be one of the most romantic towns in Greece!

5. Mycenae

Explore the mighty ruins of Mycenae, said to be the kingdom of the legendary Agamemnon.

6. Epidaurus

Epidaurus is an ancient Greek city located in the Peloponnese region. the site is home to ruins of the Temple of Asclepius, as well as a theatre that is still used for performances.

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