Ermou Street Vacations
While staying in the area, why not spend a few hours sightseeing in surrounding areas like Acropolis, Plaka and Monastiraki.
Acropolis, no doubt one of the country’s best known icons lies just less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) away.
Savvy travelers in Ermou Street, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will love the nearby museums and theaters. Take a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the fascinating artworks at Benaki Museum, the New Acropolis Museum and the National Archaeological Museum of Athens. Enjoy the fascinating exhibits at the Goulandris Museum of Cycladic Art, the Athens National Art Gallery and the Greek Folk Art Museum. Experience local and touring talent performing live at the Athens Concert Hall, the National Theatre of Greece and the Odeon of Herod Atticus.
If the weather is good head outside and enjoy the nearby parks and reserves. When the sun is out, explore the Athens National Garden and the Pedion Areos Park, where families can escape the crowds.
To really get a feel for the area, stop at some of the local sights such as Syntagma Square, Pnyx and the Stoa of Attalos. These are much-loved by locals and tourists alike. The Temple of Olympian Zeus offers travellers to Athens a chance to better understand the religious history of the area. To discover the nearby historic sights, visit the Old Acropolis Museum.
If you enjoy souvenir and fashion shopping, you’ll love the many stores that are part of the Monastiraki Flea Market, the Athens Central Market and the Athens Heart Mall.
When it’s time to relax after a busy day discovering the many charms of Ermou Street, check in to one of the area’s convenient accommodation options. For a good night’s sleep check out the Royal Olympic Hotel, the Athens Gate Hotel, and the popular Electra Palace Hotel Athens.