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Ranked #1 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Category: ; History Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
Modern, uptodate building on the foot of the Acropolis housing important ancient Greek statues and much more
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Ranked #2 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: This ancient Greek temple, located on the Acropolis and dedicated to Hephaistos, god of the forge, is one of the few temples... more » Owner description: This ancient Greek temple, located on the Acropolis and dedicated to Hephaistos, god of the forge, is one of the few temples to be almost entirely preserved. « less
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Erechtheion (Athens)
Ranked #3 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Ancient Ruins; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
Owner description: The second largest temple on the Acropolis has a complex and unique structure, including its famous Porch of the Caraytis... more » Owner description: The second largest temple on the Acropolis has a complex and unique structure, including its famous Porch of the Caraytis with statues of six graceful maidens on the south side and a four-pillared porch with six Ionic columns on the north side. « less
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Ranked #4 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Museum of Cycladic Art is a private living cultural institution in the heart of Athens. More than 3.000 objects of... more » Owner description: The Museum of Cycladic Art is a private living cultural institution in the heart of Athens. More than 3.000 objects of Cycladic, Ancient Greek and Cypriot art (dating from the 5th millennium BC to the 6th century AD) are displayed in the galleries of the four floors of the Museum of Cycladic Art. This summer the museum also hosts two contemporary art exhibitions by artists Jannis Kounelis and Ugo Rondinone. The museum can be accessed either from the entrance from the Stathatos Mansion (1 Irodotou Str & Vasilissis Sofias Avenue) or from the entrance at 4 Neofytou Douka Str & Vasilissis Sofias Avenue. « less
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Parthenon (Athens)
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Ranked #5 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Category: Ancient Ruins; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Owner description: The majestic ruins of an ancient Greek building, known for its dignified white marble columns and perfect sense of... more » Owner description: The majestic ruins of an ancient Greek building, known for its dignified white marble columns and perfect sense of proportion. « less
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Ranked #6 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Category: Ancient Ruins; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Owner description: The most famous site in all of Athens, this large hill lies in the center of the city and contains a cluster of ancient... more » Owner description: The most famous site in all of Athens, this large hill lies in the center of the city and contains a cluster of ancient ruins. « less
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Ranked #7 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Category: Art Museums; History Museums; Museums
A museum featuring the art and artifacts of the Minoans, an ancient tribe of people who once dominated the Aegean Sea.
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Ranked #8 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Ancient Ruins; Cultural
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Ranked #9 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Category: Art Museums; Museums
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Ranked #10 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
This delightful little Byzantine church contains some interesting icons and the reconstruction of a monk's cell.
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Ranked #11 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Benaki Museum (Athens)
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Ranked #12 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Benaki Museum was founded in 1930 by Antonis Benakis and presents the historical and cultural development of the Greek... more » Owner description: The Benaki Museum was founded in 1930 by Antonis Benakis and presents the historical and cultural development of the Greek nation. Through its extensive collections that cover several different cultural fields –from the age of Roman domination to the medieval Byzantine period and from the fall of Constantinople to the struggle for Greek independence in 1821- the Benaki Museum is perhaps the sole instance of a complex structure within the broader network of museum foundations in Greece. « less
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Anafiotika (Athens)
Ranked #13 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Historic Sites; Neighborhoods; Cultural
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Ranked #14 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
This hill is a favorite for weekending Athenians who come here to picnic and admire the breathaking views.
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Ranked #15 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
Owner description: The Old Olympic Stadium in Athens Greece, built of granite in late 19th century on the site of ancient Athens from the 4th... more » Owner description: The Old Olympic Stadium in Athens Greece, built of granite in late 19th century on the site of ancient Athens from the 4th Century; hosted the first modern games in1896. « less
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Plaka (Athens)
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Ranked #16 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Cultural
Historic neighborhood located at the base of the hill topped by the Acropolis.
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Ranked #17 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Mountains; Outdoors
Walk or take the funicular tramway to the top of this hill for the best views of Athens
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Agora (Athens)
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Ranked #18 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Ancient Ruins; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Owner description: These ruins, located in the heart of modern Athens, were once the site of the marketplace in ancient times, a political,... more » Owner description: These ruins, located in the heart of modern Athens, were once the site of the marketplace in ancient times, a political, cultural and economic center of the ancient world. « less
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Ranked #19 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Ancient Ruins; Monuments/ Statues; Cultural
Owner description: The earliest Ionic building on the Acropolis, this small temple of the goddess of victory depicts assemblies of the gods and... more » Owner description: The earliest Ionic building on the Acropolis, this small temple of the goddess of victory depicts assemblies of the gods and Greek battles against the Barbarians and the Boeotians. « less
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Ranked #20 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
Wallow in hot springs or enjoy a therapeutic volcanic bath in this large lake.
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Ranked #21 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Cine Thisio (Athens)
Ranked #22 of 235 attractions in Attica
Owner description: Cine THISIO is an open air cinema and therefore is not opened in winter . Each year opening date depends largely on weather... more » Owner description: Cine THISIO is an open air cinema and therefore is not opened in winter . Each year opening date depends largely on weather conditions. Typically, the operation of the cinema begins the last week of April or the first week of May and ends in late October. We don't make ​​reservations and you can't book tickets, because we remain traditional, because the capacity of cinema is very large and because all seats are good . If you arrive about 30 minutes earlier you will buy your tickets in comfort, even in the extremely popular films. « less
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Water Mills (Kythira)
Ranked #23 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Ancient Ruins; Cultural
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Ranked #24 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Museums
Owner description: Olympiacos was founded in 1925 in Piraeus and is the largest multi-athletic organization in Greece and one of the largest in... more » Owner description: Olympiacos was founded in 1925 in Piraeus and is the largest multi-athletic organization in Greece and one of the largest in the world, with activities in 17 different competitive departments. The Museum is in the Football Stadium and opens on Tuesday-Thursday-Friday-Saturday 10:00-18:00, Wednesday 12:00-20:00 and Sunday 10:00-16:00. On matchdays it closes 2 hours before kick-off. Tours of the Museum and the Stadium George Karaiskakis are available, for groups and individual visitors after booking. « less
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Monastiraki (Athens)
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Ranked #25 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Neighborhoods; Flea/ Street Markets; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Lively flea market neighborhood with lots of small tavernas serving good-value local snacks.
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Battleship Averof (Paleo Faliro)
Ranked #26 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Historic Sites; Ships; Cultural
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Ranked #27 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: Attica Zoological Park offers its visitors a unique journey to the five continents, through the lives of over 2.000 animals,... more » Owner description: Attica Zoological Park offers its visitors a unique journey to the five continents, through the lives of over 2.000 animals, from 350 species.A self-funded creation, extends to a total area of 20 hectares, hosting more than 2000 animals from 350 different species. It is located in Spata area near Athens International Airpoty « less
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Astir Beach (Vouliagmeni)
Ranked #28 of 235 attractions in Attica
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Ranked #29 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Cultural
These ancient ruins were restored in the early 20th century and now house a collection of ancient Greek sculpture.
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Ranked #30 of 235 attractions in Attica
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Cultural
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