A holiday rental home in Central Athens will put you close to interesting attractions and beautiful beaches. Your home can serve as a starting point for each day’s adventures. You are sure to feel right at home.
The beach provides the opportunity for swimming, boating and a variety of other water related activities. Consider hopping on a ferry and visiting some of the islands that are just off the mainland. The central market is a spot where you can buy a variety of goods. It also allows you to see how items have been bought and sold in Athens for hundreds of years.
There is so much to see whilst on holiday to Central Athens that you probably won’t be able to see it all in just one visit. You will have access to world class museums and some of the most well-known historic sites in the entire world. Visit the ancient ruins of numerous temples. See the Parthenon and many other sites. The National Archaeology Museum is, not surprisingly, home to some of the most important artefacts ever discovered. Take a hike to the top of Mount Lycabettus and you will be rewarded with amazing views. A tram is available for the ride up if you prefer. The National Gardens are quite a fascinating place. It is actually a rain forest that exists right in the middle of the city of Athens. This is a lovely place to spend an afternoon.
The weather in Central Athens is one of the best reasons to visit. Whilst there are variations in the temperatures based on the season, it is almost always warm and pleasant. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 6° and 11° C and average highs are between 13° to 18° C. During the spring the average lows are 11° to 15° C and the highs are 20° to 25° C. During the summer the average lows are 20° to 22° C and the average highs are 29° to 32° C. There are between 5 and 10 mm of rain per month during the summer months. During the winter you should expect between 45 and 66 mm per month.
The closest airport to Central Athens is Athens International Airport (ATH). There is a ferry in Peiraeus, which is 15 km from Central Athens and a railway station 10 km away. You will not need a car if you plan to stay within a fairly close proximity of Athens.