Things to do in Athens

Experience the wonder of Athens, a city that has stood the test of time with its rich history and diverse culture. Immerse yourself in the vibrant and youthful atmosphere, and discover the art and heritage that awaits you.
Athens boasts many bars, cafes, restaurants, taverns, ouzo shops, and delicatessens, making it a foodie's paradise.
The city also offers lively nightlife, a vibrant music scene, interesting landmarks, and beautiful white beaches.
Athens is now a popular destination for those who appreciate street art and graffiti. The city is known for its mix of traditional artistic landmarks and innovative local art, making it a favorite among both the young and the young at heart.
Psyri is a hidden gem for curious travelers in Athens' historical area. It's conveniently situated within walking distance of all the must-see sites and just a minute from the train stations.
The once-tough working-class neighborhood in Athens has undergone a remarkable transformation.
Today, it stands as the vibrant hub of the city's nightlife, a testament to the power of renewal and the resilience of its community.
During the day, the neighborhood comes to life with a diverse mix of people, including merchants, artisans, immigrants, and tourists, creating a vibrant energy.
Experience the extraordinary atmosphere as you soak up the sunshine and peruse the charming cafes that adorn the streets.
Savor the mouth-watering cuisine, engage in delightful conversations, and soak up the enchanting tunes in the air.
Encounter a delightful mix of old-world charm and modern flair in the form of vintage workshops, trendy boutiques, traditional taverns, and hip cafes.
Explore Athens's lively and diverse offerings with visits to Liosporos Bistro, Taverna Psyri, Krasopoulio Tou Kokora Taverna, and El Habenero - Salon De Tabaco.
Immerse yourself in the city's vibrant street art scene on a Graffiti Tour and enjoy a refreshing taste of Greece with their craft beer. Don't miss the historic Iroon Square, also known as Heroes Square.

Psyri neighborhood - the Soho of Athens

Within walking distance of all the must-see sites of Athens, in the heart of the historical area and a minute's walk or drive from the train stations, is Psyri - a real gem for curious travelers.
The old working-class neighborhood has always been considered the 'bad boy' of Athens.
Recently, the area underwent a facelift, was cleaned and renovated, and became the heart of the city's nightlife scene.
During the day, the neighborhood flourishes: merchants and artisans, immigrants, and many visitors come here to catch the sun and atmosphere, sit in one of the cafes scattered along the streets and enjoy good conversation, excellent food, and delightful music.
You will find old workshops next to updated boutiques, authentic taverns next to modern cafes, and locals next to tourists.
Psyri is a fascinating game of contrasts, a popular and well-regarded spot, and a place where you can simultaneously enjoy new-age expression and tradition.

What Should Be Noticed?

  • Zoubourlou Bistro
  • Graffiti tours
  • Food tours
  • Dopios Restaurant
  • Walk to Thisseio
  • One day excursions
Psyri neighborhood - the Soho of Athens