Athens: rich in history and culture
The historic city of Athens with its beautiful white houses is an excellent choice for a city trip. Enjoy the sunset in the evenings from one of the many rooftop bars, as the city turns pink. Are you the sporty type? Climb the Lycabettus mountain for amazing views. Or would you prefer some culture? Check out the street art in the neighbourhoods of Exarcheia and Psyrri, or sample typical Greek dishes such as souvlaki.
4 reasons for choosing Athens
Visit the famous Acropolis
Vintage shopping in Protogenous Street
Many cosy cocktail bars
Join the Greeks at the open-air cinemas
Off to Athene!
Tips and fun facts about Athens
Useful and fun to know before departure
Visit the romantic Pláka neighbourhood. Saunter around the narrow streets, enjoying food at authentic locations.
Get a taste of Athens during a food tour. Various restaurants serve the tastiest dishes and you'll find spots you wouldn't otherwise discover.
Visit the antiques market on Avyssinas Square on Sundays. A must-visit!
Don't forget the Athens City Pass to visit the best places of interest at a discount price and sometimes even free of charge.
When can I fly?
Flight schedule to Athens