Attractions2018-07-11T15:49:09+00:00

Attractions

The privileged location of Orpheus Hotel, close to the center of Athens, gives visitors the opportunity to visit the most important sights as well as the most beautiful places of the capital. We have collected and present some of them which you should definitely visit.

Acropolis: Within walking distance from Orpheus Hotel, you can visit the sacred rock of Athens, which is one of the most important and precious parts of the cultural heritage of humanity while attracts millions of tourists from all over the world. You will be guided between the Parthenon, the Propylaea, the Erechtheion and the Temple of Athena Nike. 300 meters away from the sacred rock you can visit the New Acropolis Museum which is an important contemporary architectural project.

Kallimarmaro Stadium: Visit the unique marble stadium in the world where the first Olympic Games were hosted. Kallimarmaro is one of the most important cultural monuments while is the oldest running stadium in the world.

Odeon of Herodes Atticus: During your visit to Athens, do not miss to visit the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, one of the most important ancient theaters, known for the top cultural events.

In addition, close to the hotel there are other ancient monuments that you can visit, such as: Ancient Agora, Areios Pagos, Kerameikos Archaeological Museum, Andrianos Gate and many other with high importance.

In the heart of Athens, within walking distance of the hotel, you can visit the following museums: the National Archaeological Museum, the Museum of Cycladic Art, the Benaki Museum, the Byzantine and Christian Museum, the National Gallery, the Numismatic Museum of Athens, the War Museum of Athens and many more, which are world-renowned and recognized.

Due to the location, the Orpheus Hotel allows the visitor to experience the beauties of the city and discover places and new experiences. The Syntagma Square, the city center where you can see the Hellenic Parliament as well as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier which is guarded by the Evzones, an elite regiment in traditional dress. Enjoy your walk to the best-known shopping destination, the Ermou, a pedestrian street and in all around tiny streets. There you will find a huge variety of shops and street markets that will satisfy all your needs.
During the day and night Athens is full of energy. Enjoy a frozen beer, or a glass of wine in the area of Plaka and more specifically in Anafiotika. This neighborhood is a trip to the Cyclades without having to leave the city. During 24 hours all days of the week, you can find attentive venues with great choices for coffee, food or drink in the following areas: Gazi, Psyrri, Metaxourgeio, Monastiraki, Thissio, Mets and many more. For those who love luxury, do not miss visiting the area of Kolonaki, the meeting point of the Athens elite, where you can enjoy your coffee or drink in discreet luxury and high aesthetics.

Orpheus Hotel is an excellent choice for those who want to experience the beauties of Athens.