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A pedestrian-only tourist haunt lined with lots of cafes and shops.
Odos Adrianou | Plaka, Athens 105 55, Greece
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All reviews souvenir shops roman emperor hadrian agora square historical street arts and crafts great place to stroll monastiraki flea market nice walk moussaka tourist area baklava metro station acropolis museum tourists tavernas library beggars
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are plenty of things to do here especially for tourists: shops, restaurants, tourist attractions, bus stops for hop-on/hop off bus lines, etc. Enjoy your visit!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed March 9, 2019

Adrianou Street goes through the Plaka, famous for tourists. There are many shops mainly for souvenirs, cafes and restaurants. Nice place for wandering.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jivko V
Reviewed January 27, 2019

Taverna Stamatopoulos is the oldest taverna in the Plaka, and it's been my go-to place since the 1960s! The food is authentic and unbeatable... moussaka, stuffed grape leaves with a recipe handed down through the decades -- a treat. The wines are great. The grilled...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

This pedestrian drag cuts through the Plaka. It is a great place to pick up Greek replicas (amphoras, statues, etc), souvenirs, worry beads, and jewelry, as well as plenty of places to eat: cafes, restaurants and do forget gelato. The Lysicrates Monument can be found...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nina1940
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Adrianou Street is lined with many interesting tourist shops. You can leisurely browse and buy gifts here. It is an easy stroll and the shop keepers are all very helpful and friendly. You cannot visit Athens without strolling down this lane.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joanita R
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

This is a place to spend time with your friends and family. This is mainly for tourists.There are lots of restaurants bars and cafes around here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

A good street for a stroll, views, drinks and meals. Gets more crowded towards evenings. On the other side historic Athens, with a metro line reminding of modern times. Easy to find a table in one of the many different types of restaurants in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BeachStone2C
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Basically starting from just outside Monasteraki Metro Station you will find this street that is almost everything you will want for a nice evening. You want a stroll, then just meander down. You want shopping then you will find at the city end. You want...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KPR1955
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Great area but don’t rent this place . Great place but you risk waiting over an hour in the hot sun in a busy street with all your luggage looking like a vagabond So while our family totally enjoyed area we won’t rent on This...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Montrealtravelgal
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

maybe its the best road to walk near the centre of athens. this road is quiet and vivid at the same time. most of the stores have normal prices and anyone can find different kinds of souvenir in order to remember greece. great for walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Monastiraki is a souvenir-hunting enclave with a
difference. Apart from the dramatic backdrop of the
Acropolis, its network of alleys and pedestrianized
streets surround the remains of both the Greek and
Roman agoras, adding the quaint concept that this is
where the ancients also came to shop. Named after the
tiny monastery church at its center, Monastiraki
Square is a lively spot by day or night, with street
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