Athens Tourism & Travel Guide

Athens: Immerse yourself in history!

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Athens Old Town : A peek into ancient Greek Civilization

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Adventures in Athens

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The land of the Gods Greece- Athens//Mykonos//Santorini

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1 WEEK IN GREECE - Athens, Mykonos & Sentorini

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Acropolis
Dionysiou Areopagitou, Main entrance on the west side, Athens 10558
Parthenon
Acropolis, Top of Dionyssiou Areopagitou, Athens 10558
Acropolis Museum
Dionysiou Areopagitou 15, Makriyianni, Athens 11742
Plaka Square
The Plaka, The Plaka, 10556, Athens 10556
Temple of Olympian Zeus
Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas, Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas and Amalias, Athens


Fira
Fira is the main town/capitol of Santorini. Part of the town is sitting on steep cliffs and it is one of the most pictu...
Akrotiri
Then afternoon was our journey to Red beach. On the way to Red beach , we saw a local corn stall and my husband started ...
Chania
Start the next day with a drive to the town of Chania. If you have rented a car (highly recommended to rent one in Crete...

About Athens

Head to the Santorini airport for boarding your flight to Athens. The journey to Athen from Santorini by flight takes only 50 minutes and the prices start at ₹1,200 onwards. Board your departure flight to India via Athens.When to goThe best time to visit the islands and beaches of Greece is from late May to early October when the weather is not so hot and there’s little to no rain. If you are planning on visiting anytime from June through August, make your reservations months in advance as these are the busiest and most expensive months. Also if you are interested in arts and culture, Athens and Epidaurus Festival is celebrated from June to August, when several theatre performances happen at historic venues. You can plan to visit Greece during winter as this is off-season and prices are relatively very low.Getting aroundThe cheapest way to get around in Athens is to use public transport. Regular tickets for metro, suburban trains, trams, trolleybuses or buses start at €1.40 or ₹100 for one and half hours. You can also buy a pass for €4.50 or ₹350 valid for 24 hours that also includes a metro ride to and from the airport. Avoid taking taxis to save money.Mykonos is one of the smallest of the Cyclades Islands and is best explored on a scooter. You can book it here and it cost €10-22 or ₹770-1,694 for a day. You can also get around by bus, taxi, car, scooter, ATV or boat.In Santorini, you can use the public bus service to go around in the city. The ticket cost starts from € 1.60 or ₹120.Flying to the Greek Islands on Aegean Airlines or Ryanair can save time over long ferry rides. You can book ferry tickets online from home a few weeks ahead, or in person.CostsFlight from Mumbai to Athens: ₹29,500One-way ticket on ferry: ₹1,200Stay: Starts from ₹711 on airbnb.A meal: ₹600With proper planning, your dream to travel to Europe on a budget can become a reality. What are you waiting for? Start planning your trip to Greece now!Have you been to Greece? Share your story with the Tripoto community of 25+ millions travellers.

Best Time To Visit Athens

Best time to visit Athens is from April to September

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