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Things to do in Athens

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Hill
“it is in the center & you will be abletoenjoy the Monument as well as many restaurants & cafes' in that same area, therefore it can whole day nicely spent”
  • 357 locals recommend
  • 19 Experiences
Historic Site
“At the bottom of the sacred rock of the Acropolis lies one of the most historic theaters. It has hosted artists like Maria Callas, Montserrat Caballe, Jose Carreras etc. If you are lucky you can book tickets to attend a concert in this unique environment.”
  • 107 locals recommend
  • 2 Experiences
Historic Site
“ A symbol of the power, wealth and elevated culture of Athens. It was the largest and most lavish temple the Greek mainland had ever seen. Today, it is one of the most recognized buildings in the world and an enduring symbol of Ancient Greece.”
  • 98 locals recommend
  • 11 Experiences
Historic Site
“ Ancient Greek temple on the north side of the Acropolis of Athens in Greece which was dedicated to both Athena and Poseidon.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Entertainment
“The Temple of Athena Nike is a temple on the Acropolis of Athens. Built around 420BC, the temple is the earliest fully Ionic temple on the Acropolis.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Ancient amphitheater & concert hall under Acropolis. The acoustics are amazing and it would be quite memorable to experience a concert in this setting, just a short distance from the Parthenon. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Odeon of Herodes Atticus The Odeon of Herodes Atticus is a stone theatre structure located on the southwest slope of the Acropolis of Athens, Greece. The building was completed in 161 AD and then renovated in 1950. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Place to eat
“A propylaea, propylea or propylaia (/ˌprɒpɪˈliːə/; Greek: Προπύλαια) is any monumental gateway in Greek architecture. Much the best known Greek example is the propylaea that serves as the entrance to the Acropolis in Athens.”
  • 7 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Nature
“The hill is the best spot for great views of the city and majestic sunsets.It can be ascended by the Lycabettus Funicular.The hill has a large open-air amphitheatre at the top, which houses many Greek and international concerts.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“"It was built in 161 AD by the Athenian magnate Herodes Atticus It was originally a steep-sloped theater with a three-story stone front wall and a wooden roof made of expensive, cedar of Lebanon timber" ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Museum
“It comprises the private collection of Paul and Alexandra Kanellopoulos which was donated to the Greek state.The items of the collection include clay and stone vases and figurines, busts, jewellery, weapons, coins and inscriptions, ranging from 3000-1200 BC to the 18th and 19th centuries AD.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Built from 421 BC to 395 BC, the Erechtheion complex contains a number of ancient sanctuaries. Six columns sculpted as figures of maidens!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“On the way up to the Propylaia you will come across this Monument. A tall, rectangular two-color marble plinth was built in the second sentury BC for the King of Pergamon. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Premise
  • 1 local recommends