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Welcome to Athens! Here you will find everything you need for your visit and your stay here.

Athens is the capital and the larger city of Greece, one of the oldest cities of the world, with the recorded history reaching up until 3.200 BC. Acropolis is one of the most famous locations of the world, while the history and the civilization of the country conbinded with good weather, entertainment, the beaches of Ahens riviera- they really are endless and magical- and the traditional greek cuisine are just some of what Athens has to offer.

Athens is worth of your attention and definitely need 2-3 days to visit the highlights of the city. Besides the ancient monuments, there are lots of monuments of Byzantine and the subsequent season (19th century), and, also some of the best museums of the world, the National Archaeological Museum and The Acropolis Museum. Also, it has great natural beautiful areas, especially in the suburbs. Except the traffic in down town Athens, a walk in Kolonaki city, Syntagma square and Plaka is requared, the cafes, the taverns and the small streets of Plaka highlight the picturesque village in the heart of Athens. Athens has some of the best restaurants in the country, rich night life while it remains on the most important cultural centers of Europe.

Your visit in the crandle of democracy is sure going to be an unforgettable experience!

Europe Emergency Number 
accessible by phone or mobile even without SIM card) 112
Fire Brigade 
Police – Emergency Service
Police 1033
Ambulance 166
Coast Guard 108
Police Narcotics 
Tourist Police 

Forestry Fire Protection Department 
Hospitals on Duty 14944
SOS Medicine 1016
Poison Control Centre 2107793777
Tourist Information 172
Routes Information 14944
Social Welfare 197
Airport Police 
210 3536924
WHITE PAGES - Directory Enquiries 11888
Lettergrams 136
Athens International Airport 
Athens Urban Transport Organization 
Piraeus Port Authority +30 2104593000 
Interurban Bus Station (ΚΤΕΛ) 
210 5124910 
Greek Railways (Ο.Σ.Ε) 
The Greek Ombudsman 210 7289600 
Consumers Information Service 1520 
Citizens Information Service 
Greek Postals 
800 11 82000
Information Office about European Union 
HELPA - Road Service 
EXPRESS SERVICE - Road Service 1154
HELLAS SERVICE - Road Service 1057
INTERAMERICAN - Road Service 1168
INTERSALONICA - Road Service 11655
Greek National Tourism Organisation +30 2108707000