We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
COVID-19 Update:To limit the spread of the coronavirus, attractions may be closed or have partial closures. Please consult government travel advisories before booking. More information can be found here.

Monastiraki

5,585 Reviews

Monastiraki

5,585 Reviews
Get the full experience and book a tour
Recommended
Our most popular tours and activities
Food, Wine & Nightlife
Sample the local scene with in-the-know guides
Tours & Sightseeing
Browse our largest collection of experiences
Transfers & Ground Transport
No stress transit for your arrival and departure
Walking & Biking Tours
Explore on your feet—and never miss anything
•••
Browse
Athens Off-the-Beaten-Track Private Tour
$25.50 per adult
Popular: Booked by 202 travelers!
Private Gourmet Food Walking Tour in Athens
$66.53 per adult
Popular: Booked by 3,303 travelers!
Athens Kick Off Private Tour
$21.67 per adult
Experience the Athens Nightlife
$33.26 per adult
The Hidden Stories under Acropolis!
$25.28 per adult
Acropolis Private Skip the Line and Hidden Gems Tour
$74.48 per adult
Popular: Booked by 437 travelers!
Taste Athens - Evening Food Walk & Dinner
$72.07 per adult
Popular: Booked by 108 travelers!
See more
Full view
Location
Contact
Athens Greece
Getting there
MonastirakiAthens Metro1 min
ThissioAthens Metro6 min
Get to know the area
Skip the Line: Acropolis of Athens Admission Ticket
Attraction Tickets
Skip the Line: Acropolis of Athens Admission Ticket
157 reviews
No one wants to spend valuable vacation time in Athens waiting in ticket lines, especially in high temperatures. With this skip-the-line pass to the Acropolis, save time by breezing past the often-long lines and going straight into the UNESCO-listed rock top complex. Then be free to absorb the Parthenon and other ruins— and the panoramic city views—as you wish, free from the constraints and crowds of a tour group.
$26.06 per adult
5,585Reviews18Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 2,500
  • 2,165
  • 688
  • 140
  • 92
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
This is a really fun, colorful and busy area. Lots of shopping options. It's actually a Flea Market with lot of second-hand products (in stores), but there are also lot of shops selling first-hand stuff as well as a good number of restaurants (mostly fast food counters). It's
Read more
Monastiraki is full of shops and restaurants. We found great souvenirs! You will find the entrance to the flea market. An amazing view of the Acropolis! Like all major cities be aware of pick pocketing but don't let that stop you from checking out this vibrant part of Athens!!
Read more
+1
Monastiraki is a busting marketplace with many colorful shops, vendors, and restaurants. Performers and musicians play on the streets and in the outdoor tavernas, and the wonderful smells of food grilling is everywhere. Perfect place to enjoy an afternoon or evening!
Read more
If you're looking for a really busy area with many cafes and restaurants this will make you very happy walking around.
Read more
This area seems a bit “gritty “ when you first see it. But it’s actually an interesting area. Yes, there are a few people who look like they might want to mug you, but it’s actually a friendly place with a lot going on - large markets, interesting architecture, nice choice of
Read more
Previous
Frequently Asked Questions about Monastiraki