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53. Technopolis Athens

Technopolis Athens
3.6 /5

2 km
from city center
53 out of 59
things to do in Athens

The Technopolis, located in the neighbourhood of Gazi, is an industrial museum and one of the largest and the most vibrant cultural venues in Athens. Built on the spot of a former gas factory, you can enjoy live jazz to workshops and craft fairs at the Technopolis.

54. Choragic Monument of Lysicrates

Choragic Monument of Lysicrates
3.7 /5

1 km
from city center
54 out of 59
things to do in Athens

The Choragic Monument of Lysicrates in Athens, located on ancient Tripidon Street, is an elegant marble monument with gorgeous Corinthian-style columns. The first ancient monument built in the Corinthian order, the monument has replicas all over the world but this is the only Lysicrates monument that still remains intact.

55. Omonia Square

Omonia Square
3.2 /5

0 km
from city center
55 out of 59
things to do in Athens

Also known as the heart of Athens, the historical Omonia Square in downtown Athens is one of the oldest squares in the city and an important shopping centre full of shops, bars, clubs and restaurants. It is surrounded by many fast food joints, cafes and several major hotels and is ideal for those looking to spend a relaxing time.

56. Tower of the Winds

Tower of the Winds
3.8 /5

1 km
from city center
56 out of 59
things to do in Athens

Built around the 2nd century, the Tower of the Winds is the world’s first meteorological station located in the Roman Agora in Athens. While touring the inside, you can see the original position of the nine sundials, one large water dial or clepsydra, and a weather vane.

57. Athens Olympic Museum

Athens Olympic Museum
4.1 /5

8 km
from city center
57 out of 59
things to do in Athens

Highlighting the historic Olympic trajectory of Greece on the world’s map, the Athens Olympic museum is located on the first floor of the Golden Hall in Maroussi. It sheds light on the unique journey of the Olympic games through history. The major highlights include the glamorous Kotinos, an amalgamation of olive leaves, the office of Demetrios Vekelos, and the silver medal of Leonidas Kokas.

58. Pedion tou Areos

Pedion tou Areos

2 km
from city center
58 out of 59
things to do in Athens

The Pedion Tou Areos park is one of the largest public parks in Athens, located just a kilometre northeast of Omonoia Square. It covers an area of 114 acres. There are statues of heroes of the 1821 Greek revolution throughout the park. There is also a memorial for all the martyrs who sacrificed their lives in the Battle of Greece during the Second World War.

59. Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum

Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum

2 km
from city center
59 out of 59
things to do in Athens

The Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum or ILJM is the first museum in Greece focused on the art of jewelry making. Located under the Acropolis hill and at the corner of the Kallisperi and Karyatidon streets, ILJM is created by world-renowned jewelry artist and designer Illias Lalaounis. Though there are different types of creative jewelry exhibits, the emphasis is mostly on goldsmithing, silver, and contemporary jewelry.

FAQs on Athens

What are the top hotels in Athens?

There are 5497 Hotels in Athens which can be booked through Holidify. The most popular hotels in Athens are Vouliagmeni Villa, Villa Thissio-Acropolis, Marousi Boutique Apartment, Amazing Views 3, Aphrodite Downtown, SV Acropolis Residence. You can see all the hotels in Athens here

What are the top activities in Athens?

The top activities in Athens are Private Athens International Airport (ATH) Transfers for Athens, Delphi Day Tour from Athens, Meteora Day Tour from Athens with Train, Delphi and Meteora 2-Day Tour from Athens, Poros, Hydra, and Aegina Day Cruise with Lunch from Athens, Cape Sounion & Temple of Poseidon Half Day Guided Tour From Athens.

What are the top sightseeing places in Athens?

The top sightseeing places in Athens are Acropolis, Parthenon, Acropolis Museum, National Archaeological Museum, Ancient Agora, Temple of Hephaestus.

How much does a package cost for Athens?

The packages for Athens start at INR 58485 which can be further customized based on number of people, days, hotel category, vehicle type and customizations. You can have a look at all packages here

How can I commute within Athens?

All the prominent places in Athens are fairly connected via bus network, metro services, tram and waterways. Tourist cabs and Uber are also available easily to travel around Athens.
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