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Places to Visit in Athens

Preparing for your trip to Athens? Need some info about what to do and see when you arrive? That's where we come in!

With such a great range of world-renowned attractions in one place, you'll never have a dull moment in Athens! First things first, be sure you get some selfies out the front of the Parthenon and the Acropolis Museum. When you've finished with those, you'll still have Roman Agora and the Ancient Agora to visit!

You'll find yourself surrounded by fascinating things to do and see, including the Temple of Olympian Zeus and the Benaki Museum. If you really want to squeeze the most out of your time here, also consider visiting the National Archaeological Museum of Athens and Mount Lycabettus.

Many weighty decisions have been considered behind the walls of Hellenic Parliament. Appreciate it from afar or close up on a guided tour. There's an excellent range of things to keep you busy in this destination. Visiting an area's monuments is a fantastic way to glean an insight into its accomplishments and heritage. Drop by Filopappos Hill and find out the inspiring tale behind it. Still have time to spare? As you stand at the base of Arch of Hadrian, make sure you glance up and marvel at its elegant design and robust structure. This impressive old monument deserves to be viewed from every angle.

Popular Activities for your Athens Holiday

You don't have to sleep in fancy hotels or fly at the pointy end of the plane to have an incredible holiday. Just take advantage of all the fun things you can do while you're there!

Your trip to Athens is just about to get a whole lot more exciting. There are heaps of activities on offer, including:

Check out the Athens things to do page for a full list.

Athens Accommodations

Get a running start on your Athens holiday itinerary by securing a place to sleep. There are 306 accommodations in the national capital that can be booked on Expedia. We've got luxury getaways and cheap holidays for every kind of traveller.

Fluffy robes, king-size beds and top-notch furnishings are just some of the things you can expect upon your arrival at the Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens (1 Vasileos Georgiou A' str) and the King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens (3 Vasileos Georgiou A' Street). Book a room now for a taste of luxury! The AVA Hotel & Suites (9-11 Lyssikratous Street) and the Sweet Home Hotel (Patroou 5 - Plaka) have good reviews if you want somewhere cheaper.

When you're looking around Athens, you'll want to check out the Parthenon. The MET34 Athens Hotel is just 0.6 miles (1 km) away, and the AthensWas is 0.4 miles (0.6 km) away.

Nearest Airports to Athens

Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH) is the entry point for most people taking a trip to Athens. It's located 12 miles (19 km) from the heart of town.

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Sofitel Athens Airport SG$213
Sofitel Athens Airport

Sofitel Athens Airport

Athens International Airport, Spata-Artemida, Attiki
     
    4.4
    of 5, from 3,604 reviews
    5.0 out of 5.0

    Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Factory Outlet Airport and 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from Metropolitan Expo. Attica Zoological Park and McArthurGlen Designer Outlet are also within 9 mi (15 km). Athens International Airport Station is only a 1-minute walk.

    Electra Palace Athens SG$229
    Electra Palace Athens

    Electra Palace Athens

    18 - 20 N Nikodimou Street, Athens, Attiki
       
      4.5
      of 5, from 2,189 reviews
      5.0 out of 5.0

      Located in Athens City Centre, this luxury hotel is steps away from Adrianou Street and Syntagma Square. Acropolis and Acropolis Museum are also within 10 minutes. Akropoli Station is 7 minutes by foot and Syntagma Station is 8 minutes.

      Electra Metropolis Athens SG$211
      Electra Metropolis Athens

      Electra Metropolis Athens

      15 Mitropoleos Street, Athens, Attiki
         
        4.7
        of 5, from 1,038 reviews
        5.0 out of 5.0

        Located in Athens City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Syntagma Square, Acropolis, and Hellenic Parliament. Acropolis Museum and Parthenon are also within 15 minutes. Syntagma Station is 6 minutes by foot and Monastiraki Station is 7 minutes.

        Wyndham Athens Residence SG$97
        Wyndham Athens Residence

        Wyndham Athens Residence

        2-4 Achilleos Street , Athens, Attica
           
          4.6
          of 5, from 88 reviews
          5.0 out of 5.0

          Located in Athens City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Ermou Street and Omonia Square. Syntagma Square and Acropolis are also within 1 mile (2 km). Metaxourghio Station and Metaxourgio Station are within a 2-minute walk.