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Monastiraki
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From One end to the other, Ermou Street will give you a wonderful slice of Athens, at least for the tourist. Watch the changing of the guard to the exchanging of items at the flea market, it’s a wonderful mix.

Thank pisapie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Connecting two prestigious squares Monastiraki and Zingatma, Ermou Street is largely pedestrian. it is intersected in the middle by the presence of a small square where is a beautiful little church. Needless to say, the shops with the main brands are there, and the streets...More

1  Thank Grace-Aguiar
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Whilst it is true that Ermou is a typical city centre shopping street it is worth walking along it either to shop or every now and again you will see some historical building or church. The more upmarket shopping is not on Ermou street but...More

Thank CorneliusfudgeGM
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Very crowded and hard to navigate; however, you can find anything you would possibly like to buy here; the break dance performers were the best part of this whole adventure; and you can see how the city changes as you walk down to Monastirki

Thank yalondade
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is not a tourist destination, but it's a normal street in Athens. The street is full of shops and lots of people.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Street- promenade that starts from Syntagma Square and leads to Monastiraki metro station. From the left side is Plaka, under Acropolis. This zone so alive, 24 hours a day, full of caffes, restaurants, tavernas, shops, gift shops, street artists. Tourists from all around the world....More

Thank turista17654
Reviewed 16 October 2017

It's worth a stroll for the people watching and window shopping. Fairly normal Athens shopping though. If you don't walk this route on purpose you will on accident. Enjoy.

Thank daqattaq
Reviewed 10 October 2017

A nice pedestrian street connecting Syntagma square to Monastiraki square with shops and restaurants on the sides. Very popular place and a good place for shopping.

Thank Medhat B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Ermou Street in my mind was a shopping mecca. In reality, it didn't meet the hype. Seemed like a typical tourist oriented street, like you find in many large cities. They obviously sell a lot of things, but it wasn't what I was looking for....More

1  Thank Sowellman
Reviewed 29 September 2017

One of the best areas of Athens. Many beautiful pedestrian streets in Ermou. Just start from Syntagma Square and go all the way to Monastiraki.

Thank Daniel N
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Monastiraki
Monastiraki is a souvenir-hunting enclave with a
difference. Apart from the dramatic backdrop of the
Acropolis, its network of alleys and pedestrianized
streets surround the remains of both the Greek and
Roman agoras, adding the quaint concept that this is
where the ancients also came to shop. Named after the
tiny monastery church at its center, Monastiraki
Square is a lively spot by day or night, with street
...More
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