With so much to see and do on Athens holidays, it can be difficult to know where to begin. Families, couples and individuals alike will be enthralled by the abundance of history to explore in the cradle of Western civilisation.
Delve into the past on Athens holidays
Bring the past to life on holidays to Athens by visiting some of the most wondrous archaeological sites in the world. Some of Athens’ most famous landmarks – like the Acropolis and the Parthenon – need no introduction, but there are plenty more temples and ruins waiting to be discovered. Step into one of the city’s fantastic museums to take home some new knowledge gleaned from Athens holidays.
Other highlights of Athens holidays
Athens holidays needn’t revolve solely around the past – the city has an abundance of modern visitor attractions too. Check out the aptly named Technolpolis, a huge arts and performance space, and marvel at the architecture, design and photography exhibits on display at the Benaki Museum.
Athens holidays wouldn’t be complete without a visit to Parliament House to admire the changing of the guard. Then enjoy a breather from all that culture with a walk around the fountains and foliage of the National Gardens.
Highlights of Athens holidays for kids include Allou! Fun Park, the zoo, water park adventures and dining outdoors. Grown ups, meanwhile, can look forward to seeing live music at Megaron Mousikis Concert Hall, sampling the ouzeries of the Psyrri and dancing the night away in the hippest Hellenic clubs. On Athens holidays, you really can have it all.
There’s more to Athens holidays than your average city break: here buildings give way to beaches and the lure of the nearby Athenian Riviera and Lake Vouliagmeni is ever present.
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