Many of Athens’s most popular attractions are located near to Marathon, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Among the most popular attractions here are the fascinating Ramnous Archaeological Site and the remarkable St Paul's Anglican Church. If you have time, don’t miss Rafina Port and Expo Athens.
Of course, people come from all over the world to see Acropolis, one of the most iconic spots in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
Nearby Athens Olympic Stadium is the perfect place to hang out with lovers of soccer, and to see local legends, the A.E.K Athens, in all their glory. To look like a local, don’t forget to pack some yellow and black, the colors of the A.E.K Athens.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider staying close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Avra Hotel, Rafina-Pikermi, the Aquis Aquamarina Hotel and the Myrto Hotel are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.