Galatsi Vacation Packages
Many of Athens’s most interesting sights are located within easy reach of Galatsi, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Among the places not to miss are the marvelous Golden Hall and the fantastic Helexpo. Also, well worth the effort are the Avenue Shopping Mall and Mall Athens.
Acropolis, one of the most visited landmarks in the country is 3 miles (5 kilometers) to the southwest.
To really understand Athens, head to one of its many cultural destinations. There are many excellent places visitors can pay a visit to for a morning including 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. Enjoy seeing established and up-and-coming artists strut their stuff at the Athens Concert Hall, the National Theatre of Greece and the Odeon of Herod Atticus.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. When you need a little time out, visit the Athens National Garden and the Pedion Areos Park, one of the places where you can enjoy some time outdoors.
While you are here, head to some of the local sights such as Syntagma Square, Pnyx and the Stoa of Attalos. These are popular with locals and tourists alike. Travellers with a passion for faith and religion will appreciate the care and devotion that has gone into creating the Temple of Olympian Zeus. The Athens area features some evocative reminders of the past; start your historic tour at the Old Acropolis Museum.
If you are looking to give your credit card a workout, explore the Monastiraki Flea Market and the Athens Central Market.
Come see popular sporting heroes, the A.E.K Athens, take to the field at the iconic Athens Olympic Stadium. On match days follow the procession of yellow and black, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join local soccer lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
Finding somewhere comfortable to rest your head within Galatsi couldn’t be easier. The Royal Olympic Hotel, the Athens Gate Hotel and the Electra Palace Hotel Athens are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.