Destination Athens

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Read all about the best and most exclusive things to do when in Athens. A curtesy of VIVESTIA

THE BEST PLACES IN ATHENS

WE TRAVELED ALL AROUND ATHENS AND CREATED THE PERFECT TOUR FOR YOU

Which Places do i absolutely have to visit in Athens?

Picture this: you just arrived in Athens, you left your luggage at the villa you're renting and you are ready to take a trip back in time in the Athens centre...Where to go first?

Of course you visit the Parthenon and the Acropolis Museum for an inclusive introduction to Greek Athenian Antiquity and a unique birds-eye view of the whole city!

Are you planning to visit Athens next summer? you NEED to visit these iconic landmarks

Athens is a dream destination that combines the ancient with the modern and picturesque. Once you leave the Acropolis Musesum, feel free to walk around the streets of Plaka, dressed in the neoclassical aesthetic.
We believe that wanderlust is a travel must, an inherent part of visiting the Greek capital. A five minute walk from the Acropolis takes you to the Herod Atticus Odeon, where many classical artists have "painted the atmosphere" with their divine music over the years. It is one of the best places to visit!

From music to sports, make sure to find your way to the marvellous Panathenaic Stadium, a staple landmark where the Olympic Games have many a times taken place!

Hotel vs Villa: Which is the ideal choice for your next vacation in Athens?

Spacious dining halls or a homely kitchen? Shared pool and in-house spa treatments or private pool and personal training? Wether you feel like experiencing the Greek hospitality in a hotel, or rent your own apartment, one thing is for sure: luxury options are abundant!

However, we are willing to bet that besides a luxurious getaway, what you need right now is your privacy. So make sure to head over to our collection and book the Greek villa of your dreams! Our experiences are tailor made to make sure that nothing is missing your from private holdiays !

Luxury Hotels in Athens with Virtual Tours
Best Beaches

Athenian Riviera: Swim your troubles away, curtesy of these marvellous coasts of southern Athens

Athens Travel Blog. Astir Beach in Athens

A coastal gem, Astir Resort should be your first choice for relaxation and leisure. Make sure to Visit Astir Beach for a complete seaside experience!

Athens Travel Blog. Explore Villas & Yachts with Virtual Tours

Luxury is not confined to the land. Rent a sailing yacht and visit the local isles Aegina, Hydra and Poros!

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Water sports are a must when going for a swim at the Athenian Riviera! Ride the waves on the coast of Vouliagmeni!  

Best Sights

Thousand years of History in front of your eyes

Food & Drinks

Immerse yourself to the Best Greek cuisine

Fine Dining

An aesthetic and culinary combination in the heart of Athens

Athens Travel Blog finest dining
Hidden Gems

Off the beaten path and essential to visit

Mikrolimano

Whether you like freshly caught fish gourmet or a classic Greek taverna, Mikrolimano (translated: Small Port) is a must destination, only 20 min. away from the Athens centre.

Athens Travel Blong Mikorlimano. Luxury travel in Athens
Niarchos Foundation

Fancy a quiet stroll with your family?Are you looking for cultural events? An elegant melting pot of culture, art and architecture awaits you! 

Athens Travel Blog Stavros Niarchos. Luxury Travel in Athens
Poseidon's Temple

Planning a road trip by the Athens Riviera? You ought to visit Poseidon’s Temple during sunset…

Athens Travel Blog Sounio. Temple of Poseidon
Anafiotika

Quite possibly one of the quietest and most romantic strolls you can ever take right under one of the seven wonders of the world!

Anafiotika Athens

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