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Vouliagmeni Lake

Ethniki Odos Athinon Souniou, Vouliagmeni 166 71, Greece
+30 21 0896 2237
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Vouliagmeni Lake, in the heart of the Athenian Riviera, is the hidden treasure of Attica's nature. Situated on an idyllic landscape, this rare geological phenomenon is waiting to be discovered. The lake's brackish waters which are continuously replenished both by the sea and the underground thermal springs offer a natural and unique thermal spa experience. Swimming at the Lake is an holistic experience all-year round. The water’s healing properties and the stable temperature, combined with the benefits swimming offers to the body and soul, promise a unique leisure activity. The Lake’s water gushes from springs 50 to 100 meters deep and have a temperature ranging between 22 to 29 degrees Celsius throughout the year. Even more the small fish called Garra Rufa, also known as Doctor Fish or Spa Fish, indigenous and natural inhabitants of the Lake, promises visitors a unique peeling experience.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“your feet” (53 reviews)
“dead skin” (41 reviews)
“doctor fish” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Ethniki Odos Athinon Souniou, Vouliagmeni 166 71, Greece
+30 21 0896 2237
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful experience- but its pricey- even if you come late in the day. 13 Euro per person for less than an hour. Water is not hot or warm- it is slightly not cold. But the scenery is amazing. Ticket sellers not friendly...More

1  Thank Cbethlynn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a unique destination in Athens Riviera, located 25km from Athens. There are many reasons to come here, start from healing properties of the natural springs of the lake, plus the beautiful landscape and facilities in this place, like sunbeds, lockers, changing rooms, etc....More

Thank Tal R
Reviewed 5 November 2017

a very good place for relaxing near to athens. is about 25 km from the centre of athens. the entance is free but the coffe and drinks were expensive.

Thank hopstnick
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We spent here some very peaceful 4 hours. The lake is a wonderful place: a spectacular surrounding, a swim and some sunbathing. There’s also a restaurant. Our son jade some meatballs, that he appreciated. My wife and me,we had a tasty Greek salad. You can’t...More

Thank riccmey
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Sometimes life experiences are mundane, and sometimes they are strikingly memorable. The setting of the lake was stunningly dramatic, steep beautiful cliffs and crystal clear water. When we arrived at this beautiful lake, I noticed some people sitting by the water and little fish were...More

Thank ElizabethHoadley
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend went to this lake as we were staying a 20minute walk away and it seemed too good to miss. There is plenty of seating and we had two delicious coffees once we'd finished swimming - the food that came out to...More

Thank awforsyth
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the lake on a recommendation and we were so glad we did. We had hired a car but saw that buses would get you here from Athens. The surroundings were stunning, the lake refreshing and the sun beds perfect for a bit of...More

Thank Sara D
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We discovered this place by chance and boy! were we glad! Spent 5 hours there just enjoying the scenery and swimming in the lake. Enjoyed the fishes biting into our feet. Enjoyed the lunch there. Snacks and food were good and so were the services!...More

Thank Eater H
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The lake is full of doctor fish, that eats the dead skin of your body - really funny. The cafe have good service, but is also a bit expensive. Towels are 17 euro to buy. Entrance was 10 euro per person. Can only recommend this...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 13 October 2017

When in Athens, you want to go to the beach, right? Well, there many out there at the reach of the tram riding from Syntagma square towards Glyfada. However, further on, in Vouliagmeni, there is an amazing natural lake with a constant temperature all year...More

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2 October 2017|
Response from Angelos Z | Reviewed this property |
Hi Chriisy, I am pretty sure they take over the catering services with the good restaurant located on the spot. The day I visited I saw some preparations for a wedding party or so. Regards
18 September 2017|
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Response from TravelerO8 | Reviewed this property |
I agree it has not been affected
29 July 2017|
Response from TravelerO8 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, I am not sure. as I was staying much closer in the town of Glyfada.