Athens Holidays

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Yes, we know the Greek islands are astoundingly beautiful, but to witness the icon of Western civilization, come to Athens. Highlights include walking in Plato or Aristotle's footsteps on the Acropolis , viewing the city from the Parthenon or visiting the Agora , an ancient Greek marketplace and modern-day attraction. …

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How to get to Athens

Here's what you need to know about getting to Athens. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Athens takes 3 hours, 50 minutes.

When to go to Athens

Typical Holiday Price

594 € per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Athens varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

November

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - November is the cheapest month to go to Athens.

Where to stay in Athens

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Athens, according to other travellers.

Nearby destinations

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