History and Culture , Museums , Ancient Ruins , Monuments , Music Shows , Nightlife , Architecture , Iconic Sites
Athens, the capital city of Greece and land of ancient Greek gods and heroes, is one of the world's oldest cities and historical center of Europe. The Acropolis is the most significant part Athens and around the citadel of Acropolis the complete city revolves. The cultural and social life of Athens as well as ancient architecture and ruins will transcend you to a different world. The music shows and nightlife here are also worth exploring.
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Mount Lycabettus
Mount Lycabettus is a popular limestone hill in Athens popular for offering 360 degree view of the Athens city. It is surrounded by pine trees and houses popular attractions such as Chapel of St. George, a theatre as well as a restairant at its base. It is also referred as Lycabettos, Lykabettos or Lykavittos.
Mountains . Nature . Viewpoints . Cable Cars event_available january - december
Plaka is the oldest neighborhood in Athens, once popular as a nightclub district, currently transformed into a shopping hub and a restaurant area. The cobblestoned streets, winding roads, and neoclassical architecture will enchant and captivate you. Popular as the Neighborhood of Gods, the Plaka is very near to Acropolis which further aggravates its popularity.
Food and Drinks . Shopping . History and Culture . Neighbourhoods event_available january - december
The Parthenon
The Parthenon is one of the most famous monument in the world and one of the greatest greek architectural masterpiece. Parthenon exhibits ruins of an ancient temple with doric style of architectural. The symmetry and optical illusions created due to its architectural innovation is worth exploring.
Monuments . Iconic Sites . History and Culture . Architecture . Ancient Ruins event_available january - december
National Archaeological Museum
The National Archaeological Museum is one of the world's best museums for ancient Greek art with possession of artefacts dating back to 6000 B.C. The variety of artifacts from from prehistory to late antiquity and from various archaeological locations make this museum the greatest in the world. So put on your exploring glasses and checkout Pre-History Collection, the Sculpture Collection, the Vase and Minor Objects Collection and the Metallurgy Collection.
Iconic Sites . Museums . Art Galleries . Archaeology . History and Culture event_available january - december
Acropolis of Athens
The Acropolis of Athens is a historical site not to be missed. Located above the city of Athens, Acropolis offers panoramic view of the city. The ancient ruins of monuments here have influenced architecture in all over the world. Few popular monuments of the Acropolis includes the Parthenon, the Erechtheion, the Temple of Athena Nike and the Propylea. The hike to the Acropolis is just as memorable as the ruins it holds.
Hiking . Architecture . Monuments . Ancient Ruins . History and Culture . Iconic Sites event_available january - december