Athens

The world awaits you

Discover Athens

Unique activities with local experts, both online and onsite

white wave

Everything you need to know about Athens

Athens is the capital of Greece. It was also at the center of Ancient Greece, a powerful empire and civilization. In the city, geographical sites from the 5th century BC still predominate, including the Acropolis, a citadel on a hill with ancient buildings, such as the Parthenon temple with its columns. In the Acropolis Museum and the National Archaeological Museum, sculptures, vases, jewellery and more items from Ancient Greece are preserved.
Athens is the capital of Greece. It was also at the center of Ancient Greece, a powerful empire and civilization. In the city, geographical sites from the 5th century BC still predominate, including the Acropolis, a citadel on a hill with ancient buildings, such as the Parthenon temple with its columns. In the Acropolis Museum and the National Archaeological Museum, sculptures, vases, jewellery and more items from Ancient Greece are preserved.