Lonely Planet’s Pocket Athens is your guide to the city’s best experiences and local life - neighbourhood by neighbourhood. Go back in time at the Acropolis, marvel at the Temple of Olympian Zeus and hike the ancient Filopappou Hill and more.
*Full-colour maps and travel photography throughout
*Highlights and itineraries help you tailor a trip to your personal needs and interests
*Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds
*Essential info - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
*Honest reviews - eating, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems
*Convenient pull-out Amsterdam map plus over 18 colour neighbourhood maps
*User-friendly layout with helpful icons to help you pick the best spots
*Covers Acropolis, Ancient Agora, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Greek Parliament, Syntagma, Plaka, Keramikos, Gazi, Filopappou Hill, Thisio, Monastiraki, Psyrri, Exarhia, Kolonaki, Benaki Museum, and more.
Updated edition Apr 2023