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Greece is one of the most visited places in Europe because of the wonderful tourists available in different towns and cities. Many people travel to this destination to spend a special holiday with their friends, family members, and loved ones. If you are planning to go on a holiday in this beautiful country, be sure to consider Athens as part of your itinerary. You will surely love exploring the wonders that this place has to offer to a holiday goer like you. Check the late holidays deal below:

 

Best time to visit: March, April, May, September, October, November 

Average high: 32˚C

Average low: 7˚C

Price of meals: 3/5

Holiday type: Medieval / Family Holidays / Couple Holidays / Old Town / Sightseeing

 

Description:

Athens is the capital of Greece and has gained popularity over the years because of Greek mythology. This place is the oldest in the Attica region and has a rich history. It is also considered as the largest city in the country, in terms of its area.

The number of travelers who spend their holidays in this destination keeps on increasing every year. As a matter of fact, Athens has been recorded as the top places to visit for city-breaks. Many travelers also go to this city, as it is one of the major gateways to other islands in Greece.

There are tons of ancient buildings available in the area. Aside from these, you can also see other iconic attractions such as the Acropolis, which is filled up with old monuments that show the rich Greek antiquity. At the same time, you can also marvel to the beauty of the Parthenon temple, which is famous for being dedicated to the goddess Athena. Another great attraction is the Museum of Cycladic Art, which is the perfect place to visit for those who want to go inside a lavish museum filled with over 3,000 artifacts of ancient Greek and other beautiful artworks.

Make sure to plan your upcoming visit to Athens as soon as possible and let the wonders of this place amaze you. You deserve a getaway or a city-break to Athens, Greece.

Climate:

The capital of Greece, Athens, has a Mediterranean climate. It has mild, rainy winters and average sunny summers. Because of this kind of weather, tourists can come to the city at any time of the year.

However, everyone is highly encouraged to book a holiday to Athens during the months when there are few rainfalls. In so doing, tourists like you can enjoy sightseeing and engage in other activities available in the city.

If you are planning to visit during the peak season, it is best to book your stay ahead of time. Hotels and apartments are usually fully booked during the peak season.

Meals:

Make sure to explore the local food scene in Athens. There are many Greek dishes that you must try when visiting this destination. Dining at a mid-range restaurant that serves a three-course meal for two people costs around €40,00 (£34,05). A cup of cappuccino is available for €3,14 (£2,67). A bottle of water is priced at €0,50 (£0,43) while a bottle of beer can be ordered for as low as €4,00 (£3,40).

Most popular attractions:

  • The Acropolis
  • Museum of Cycladic Art
  • The National Gardens
  • Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre (SNFCC)
  • Monastiraki Neighbourhood
  • Varvakios Agora
  • Lycabettus Hill
  • Plaka Neighbourhood
  • Temple of Poseidon
  • The National Museum of Contemporary Art in Athens
  • Cine Paris

 

Check out other beautiful destinations in Greece such as Crete, Santorini, Corfu and Thassos.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

from £447

Athens, Greece

Duration: 05 Feb 2020 - 7 nights
Airport: London Luton Airport
Type: Bed & Breakfast
Room: Adults: 2 Children: 0 Infants: 0
from £457

Athens, Greece

Duration: 05 Feb 2020 - 7 nights
Airport: London Stansted Airport
Type: Bed & Breakfast
Room: Adults: 2 Children: 0 Infants: 0
from £479

Athens, Greece

Duration: 05 Feb 2020 - 7 nights
Airport: London Luton Airport
Type: Bed & Breakfast
Room: Adults: 2 Children: 0 Infants: 0
from £489

Athens, Greece

Duration: 05 Feb 2020 - 7 nights
Airport: London Stansted Airport
Type: Bed & Breakfast
Room: Adults: 2 Children: 0 Infants: 0
from £539

Athens, Greece

Duration: 05 Feb 2020 - 7 nights
Airport: London Luton Airport
Type: Bed & Breakfast
Room: Adults: 2 Children: 0 Infants: 0
from £549

Athens, Greece

Duration: 05 Feb 2020 - 7 nights
Airport: London Stansted Airport
Type: Bed & Breakfast
Room: Adults: 2 Children: 0 Infants: 0
from £568

Athens, Greece

Duration: 05 Feb 2020 - 7 nights
Airport: London Luton Airport
Type: Bed & Breakfast
Room: Adults: 2 Children: 0 Infants: 0
from £578

Athens, Greece

Duration: 05 Feb 2020 - 7 nights
Airport: London Stansted Airport
Type: Bed & Breakfast
Room: Adults: 2 Children: 0 Infants: 0
from £594

Athens, Greece

Duration: 05 Feb 2020 - 7 nights
Airport: London Luton Airport
Type: Bed & Breakfast
Room: Adults: 2 Children: 0 Infants: 0

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