The former cradle of gods and heroes is an unaviodable place for tourists today. The ancient temples and remains of the agora, where democracy was once born, still amaze the tourists. The oldest city district of modern Athens Plaka is located in the city centre. Numerous jewellery stores, restaurants and cafes will give you an authentic experience. Athens is certainly a special place. The Greek capital is a true gastronomic paradise where you can try authentic local specialties and wines at every corner.
Average flight duration 1 h 20m
Electricity C / F (230V)
Time zone UTC +2
Airports Eleftherios Venizelos
Altitude 338m (1109ft)