Athens has lots of sights and activities. But most of them are really for daytime anyway. There is also a lot to do in the evening, but it can sometimes be difficult to find the best things to do. Therefore, we have listed for you the best things to do in Athens at night.

Having a drink in Psirri

Take a walk through Psiri in the evening. The district is really at its best then. The terraces are packed and you can hear music everywhere. Find a spot among the locals to have a drink and enjoy the atmosphere. Tip: Kalimeres is a great spot for a beer or a cocktail!

Ride and bite bike tour

Discover Greek cuisine on our ride and bite tour. You cycle past several restaurants where you learn all about Greek products. Along the way there are several stops for a starter, main course and dessert. Afterwards you will have a good idea of the authentic Greek cuisine and the history of the city.

Ride & Bite bike tour

Climb a mountain for a beautiful sunset

Athens has many beautiful spots to watch the sunset. From the Filopappou you have a great view of the coast. It is a perfect place to watch the sunset. On the other side of the mountain you look up against the Acropolis. A view not to be forgotten!

Want a view of the entire city? Then go up Mount Lycabettus. This is the highest mountain in Athens so the view is truly amazing. With clear weather you can also see the surrounding islands. You can walk up or take a streetcar up.

Bowling at the Mall of Athens

After shopping at The Mall of Athens, how fun is it to end your day at the bowling alley? Of course, you don’t have to shop first. Bowling is always a fun activity to do, whether at home or on vacation!

Visit an (outdoor) theater or cinema

Between May and October it is possible to visit an open-air theater or cinema. Cinemas show both old classics and new films. Non-English films are translated into Greek and English.

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The best travel guide (in Dutch only)

Athens is a city of delightful surprises, offering all the ingredients for an unforgettable adventure. Beyond its centuries-old historical sites, you can immerse yourself in Greek cuisine, unwind on beautiful beaches, and more. Renowned for its numerous hills, captivating rooftop bars with panoramic views, inviting restaurants, charming squares, and various other attractions, the city truly has something for everyone. To help you navigate this wealth of experiences, we've created our very own city guide. Inside, you'll find a curated collection of tips, activities, and must-visit places - everything we'd want to explore ourselves when in Athens. We're certain that after reading our guide, you'll quickly understand why we've fallen in love with this incredible city.

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