Top rated Tourist attractions in Athens

Experience the best that Athens has to offer with our curated list of top-rated places. Sorted by average review scores from venues boasting over 30 reviews, these establishments promise exceptional quality and experiences to elevate your visit in the city. This list contains 158 places from Tourist attraction category.

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Food Around Athens
Tour agency
👍👍 We met our guide and new friend, Rachel, at an easy-to-find location. I can’t overstate how lovely, energetic, and kind Rachel was from the very beginning. We were a group of eight from the US and were in a larger tour group of ten. Within minutes she called each of us by our names as we made our wa...
5.00 (234 reviews)
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The Porch of the Caryatids
Historical place
👍👍 The Porch of the Caryatids (Πρόστασις των Κορών). One of the buildings located on the east side of the Parthenon in Acropolis is called Erechtheum Temple. One unique thing that we can see there was the porch in the north part lies 6 Ionic columns to support the structure but differently from the so...
5.00 (169 reviews)
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Odeon of Herodes Atticus
Concerts & other performances are held at this restored stone theater constructed in 161 CE.
4.90 (14.9K reviews)
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Basil & Elise Goulandris Foundation
Art museum
Art gallery designed by architect I.M. Pei, with works by artists including Picasso, Monet & Degas.
4.90 (4.1K reviews)
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Sunset Panoramic Lookout
Observation deck
👍👍 Let your gaze pass over the vast basin of Athens and reach all the way to the sea, to where it joins the blue of the Attic sky.
4.90 (49 reviews)
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Tourist attraction
🫤 This is out the way a bit and a huge waste of time. It was not picturesque at all. It was very dirty and felt unsafe with its isolated and narrow alleyways.
4.90 (43 reviews)
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Acropolis of Athens
Historical landmark
Ruins of iconic 5th-century B.C. temple complex on Athens' rocky hilltop undergoing restoration.
4.80 (123K reviews)
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Historical landmark
Restored, landmark temple ruins on archaeological site with iconic Doric columns built from 447 BC.
4.80 (73.6K reviews)
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Philopappos Hill
Views of Athens & the Acropolis attract hikers to this small peak with an ancient monument.
4.80 (18.5K reviews)
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Temple of Hephaestus
Historical place
Ancient Greek place of worship, built in the Doric style out of marble with bas relief friezes.
4.80 (8.2K reviews)
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Areopagus Hill
Historical landmark
Historic site that once served as the high court of appeal for judicial cases in ancient Greece.
4.80 (3.7K reviews)
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Saint Isidore Church Lycabettus Hill
Striking church built into a mountainside cave, with Byzantine icons, gardens & views of Athens.
4.80 (3.6K reviews)
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Museum of Ancient Greek Technology Kotsanas
Small museum on Ancient Greek technology, with reconstructed, interactive machines & guided tours.
4.80 (2.6K reviews)
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National Observatory of Athens - Thissio Visitor Center
Established in 1842, this research institute features guided tours, a museum & historic telescopes.
4.80 (2.2K reviews)
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Church of Saint Demetrios Loumbardiaris
Greek Orthodox church
Modest place of worship set against a backdrop of green hills & dating back several centuries.
4.80 (1.1K reviews)
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Historical landmark
Ancient principal entryway to the Acropolis, built c. 432 BCE, with white marble Doric columns.
4.80 (871 reviews)
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Temple of Athena Nike
Historical landmark
Ancient Ionic temple depicting goddess Athena with 4 monolithic columns & decorated marble slabs.
4.80 (868 reviews)
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Church of Saint George of Lycabettus
Greek Orthodox church
👍👍 The highest point in the city of Athens. You have a complete 360 view of the city. Every monument that you seen on the ground level you can see from here. 7.50 euro round trip to the top, and affordable dining when you get there. Great for the kids to come and see
4.80 (745 reviews)
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Holy Church of Saint Nicholas Rangavas
Greek Orthodox church
Landmark Greek Orthodox church with Byzantine architecture known for being the oldest in Athens.
4.80 (621 reviews)
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Θέα Τουρκοβούνια
Scenic spot
👍👍 Great getaway spot! Whether you walk the 4 km of the ring road, enter the Attic Grove, or gaze at the wonderful view, the experience is wonderful. You admire the illuminated Acropolis standing proud on its sacred rock, Lycabettus to its left and during the day the sea with its ships as far as Salami...
4.80 (275 reviews)
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