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Sightseeing in Ano Petralona, Athens

Hill
“Being in Athens and not visit Acropolis? No!?! Acropolis is a must. Breathe the clean air and enjoy the view from the ancient rocky hill that Socrates, Plato, Aristotles and many others inspired and shaped logic, founded ideas and gave birth to science. Discover the architecture of Parthenon and the maths behind the construction. Enjoy the tour!”
384 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Located on the northwest side of the Acropolis lies Ancient Agora. It is home to various monuments such as Stoa Poikile, Temple of Hephaestus, Mitroo, Tholos, Stoa of Attalos, Vouleftirion and the Altar of the Twelve Gods.”
134 locals recommend
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“Parthenon: an architectural wonder that inspired western art! 10-minute walking distance from the house. ”
104 locals recommend
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“The ancient theater which was built from Herodes in memory of his wife in AD 161. The theater was designed with an auditorium fitted into a natural hollow. Could accommodate nearly 5000 people. The orchestra was located in the center. Live performances are still held at this theater during the summertime!”
115 locals recommend
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“The hill of Philopappos or hill of the Muses is located opposite of the Acropolis in a 12- minute walking distance from the apartment. On its top is the burial monument built in 114-116 AD, to honor Gaius Julius Antiochus Philopappos. ”
37 locals recommend
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“A two-floor building, donated by the king of Pergamum Attalus to the city of Athens. It is thought to have been a kind of ancient commercial centre. Get an idea of everyday life in ancient Athens! ”
21 locals recommend
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“Erechtheion: the house of the Cariatides! 10-minute walking distance from the house. ”
14 locals recommend
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“The 5th-floor rooftop terrace of the boutique Herodion Hotel is the only one that provides views of both the Acropolis and the modern elegant lines of the Acropolis Museum, lit equally beautifully at night. The space is split between a Mediterranean fine-dining restaurant and a bar that serves ‘tapas cocktails’. 4, Rovertou Galli st. ”
4 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Acropolis of Athens offers a nice insight in the past of Athenian, Greek and Western civilisation. It is worth visiting.”
1 local recommends