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Athens Tourist Information Centre

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Too busy to help

We went in here for Information but were not greeted even though the place was empty. Rather than... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2016
Durham, Canada

Good place to stop for a useful tourist map. Staff are helpful and easy to deal with. The map is... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Lee G
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19 Apr 2018
22 Aug 2017
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Dionysiou Areopagitou 18-20 | Plaka, Athens 11742, Greece
Thissio / Makriyanni
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Good place to stop for a useful tourist map. Staff are helpful and easy to deal with. The map is helpful.

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Can I write informations from a travel older than one year? I write in tripadvisor from 2012 but I have many travel before this year.

Thank antonis k
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The tourist information was not busy,so the lady took plenty of time to answer all our questions. She gave us very useful maps and bus plans and explained everything we wanted to know in detail. The information we got there (including bus schedules, tips about...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

So impressed with the lady who helped us, gave us all the information we needed, knowledgeable and polite,

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

We went in here for Information but were not greeted even though the place was empty. Rather than stand around we just left to figure it out on our own.

1  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 6 May 2016

A lovely extremely knowledgeable lady. Helped plan our 3 days in Athens She knew this City inside out. Gave us free maps with marked destinations on them. Couldn't ask for more

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Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

My son and I went to the information centre after reading the two terrible reviews just to see how bad it could be! Man were we surprised There was a short wait then we had a most helpful man spend 10 minutes explaining all the...More

2  Thank Rob L
Reviewed 10 June 2015

While in Athens I visited the information center in order to find out some more information about thermal springs which was in my interest. They had no brochures and unfortunately very unprofessional and totally unpleasant. Those two people (especially the lady) should not be in...More

1  Thank Tomek86
Reviewed 23 May 2015

During our 5 days visit of Athens were we going to Athens tourist center to ask for a good map of the city. As it was on the 3rd day the not friendly staff told us that we are not enough time in Athens and...More

1  Thank rbbrno
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Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient
temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small
wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer
numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely
pedestrianised Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between
the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth
climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges
with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the
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