- 1 Where is Vouliagmeni?
- 2 Where is the Athens Riviera?
- 3 How do I get from Athens to Vouliagmeni Lake?
- 4 How much is Astir Beach?
- 5 Where is the temple of Poseidon?
- 6 What is in Acropolis?
- 7 Does Athens have a beach?
- 8 How do you get from Santorini to Athens?
- 9 Can you swim in Athens?
- 10 How much is taxi from Athens to Vouliagmeni?
Where is Vouliagmeni?
Vouliagmeni Lake, in the heart of the Athenian Riviera, is the hidden treasure of Attica’s nature. Situated on an idyllic landscape, this rare geological phenomenon is waiting to be discovered.
Where is the Athens Riviera?
Athens Riviera is the coastal area in the southern suburbs of Athens, Greece from Piraeus to Sounio. It is located about 16 km (9.9 mi) from downtown Athens stretching from the southern suburbs of Athens to the southernmost point of Attica, Cape Sounio.
How do I get from Athens to Vouliagmeni Lake?
The metro system in Athens is great, and it’s easy to get there by public transport too. Simply jump on line 2 of the metro to Elliniko, and then take a bus, or taxi, from the end of the line to Vouliagmeni. From the centre, the journey takes roughly 45 minutes, and it’s worth it when you’re there.
How much is Astir Beach?
The Astir beach is a private beach, and you have to pay an entrance fee to get inside. High Season Entrance Prices to Astir Beach (from 16th of May until the first week of October): 32 euros per adult during the weekends. Kids above 4 years old, pay 16 euros each.
Where is the temple of Poseidon?
At Cape Sounion, 70km south of Athens, the Temple of Poseidon stands on a craggy spur that plunges 65m to the sea. Built in 444 BC – same year as the Parthenon – of marble from nearby Agrilesa, it is a vision of gleaming white columns.
What is in Acropolis?
The Acropolis of Athens is an ancient citadel located on a rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great architectural and historical significance, the most famous being the Parthenon. The term acropolis is generic and there are many other acropoleis in Greece.
Does Athens have a beach?
Athens beaches. Although Athens is mostly famous for its sightseeing and not for the beaches, there are though many beautiful beaches in Athens Greece. Athens beaches are spread all along the southern and northeastern side of the Attica peninsula. Except for the beaches, there are also many places for sightseeing.
How do you get from Santorini to Athens?
The best ferry between Athens and Santorini is the Blue Star. It’s the most stable comfortable ride – but it takes almost 8 hours. The Golden Star Supercat and Seajets Sifnos Jet ferries take about 5 1/2 hours but the ride can be bumpier.
Can you swim in Athens?
Varkiza Resort Yabanaki Beach is a popular destination for swimming close to Athens and easy to access, Anavyssos, on the way to Sounio, is one of the best places to swim close to Athens, with crystal clear waters and sandy beaches, Karavi at Schinias is the ultimate beach destination close to Athens and is extremely
How much is taxi from Athens to Vouliagmeni?
The quickest way to get from Athens to Lake Vouliagmeni is to taxi which costs €18 – €22 and takes 20 min.