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Athens Tourist Information Centre

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Reviewed 1 November 2018
3SEse7
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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
chickandbeast
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Dionysiou Areopagitou 18-20 | Plaka, Athens 11742, Greece
Thissio / Makriyanni
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

If you are close by visit and get some information and a map.You can get all the information in the internet and Maps at the hotel lobby.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 3SEse7
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.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Z3543VNleeg
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.

Date of experience: August 2017
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

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Annk L
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

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

Date of experience: November 2016
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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.

Date of experience: May 2016
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

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank waz223
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

Date of experience: July 2015
4  Thank RobL412
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

Date of experience: March 2015
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

Date of experience: May 2015
3  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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