The Athens Riviera is the most cosmopolitan area of Athens; it is a 20 Km stretch of coast, less than 18 Km south of the center. With picturesque sandy beaches, wonderful seaside resorts and restaurants with a breathtaking view. The high fashion boutiques, top-notch eateries, and buzzing coffee shops attract people from all walks of life. There are many truly amazing beaches along the Saronic Gulf, which stretches from the southern suburbs of Athens to Cape Sounio in this impressive palm tree fringed stretch of coast. Within easy access from the center of Athens, you can escape the bustle of the city and enjoy walking, swimming and water sports. Take a stroll in the marinas or browse the high-end shops, dine on the waterfront and watch the sunset, or enjoy a night out at some of the trendy clubs along the coast famous for their amazing views. In the many seaside towns along the coast, you can get the island feel without leaving the mainland. The Athens Riviera is a hidden gem.
Glyfada is a favorite destination of the Athenians, especially during the summer period famous for its shopping centers and trendy coffee shops, restaurants and bars beaches with palm trees and famous nightclubs. Apart from the shopping malls nightclubs and restaurants, there are also other attractions such as the Averof Nautical museum, the Cathedral of St. Constantine & Helen, the Glyfada Golf Course.
Only 2 Km from Glyfada, this smart suburb has a village feel with many taverns and cafes. Beautiful organized beaches are ideal for water sports and have excellent facilities. Enjoy your coffee by the sea and continue until late in the evening with a cocktail.
Here are some of the best and most luxurious hotels in Athens. The many wonderful cafes and restaurants offer unique culinary experiences. Lake Vouliagmeni is a stunning unique natural beauty and an attraction worth seeing.
Varkiza is one of the most popular tourist areas of the coastal route with beautiful bays and a fantastic geophysical landscape. Swim at stunning beaches and have fun doing water sports at one of the organized windsurf facilities available in the area. Enjoy fresh fish, seafood and drink ouzo at one of the several traditional taverns. The impressive coastal route along the Saronic Gulf also includes unique tourist resorts such as Lagonisi and Saronida and ends at Cape Sounion, where the Temple of Poseidon stands emphatically.
Faliro has an impressive marina which is a trademark of the cosmopolitan character of the area. Take a stroll and see some of the spectacular yachts. The Flisvos Park is ideal for quiet walks and bike rides. There are children’s play areas and many other activities: beautiful beaches, amusement parks, shops, coffee shops and restaurants.
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