Athens

Education

3.9/5

Healthcare

1.8/5

City Score

Living in Athens

Safety

2.9/5

Culture

4.6/5

Things to do in Athens

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1.

Acropolis
35,624+ Reviews

2.

Acropolis Museum
36,779+ Reviews

3.

Parthenon
16,761+ Reviews

4.

National Archaeological Museum
7,808+ Reviews

5.

Plaka
16,134+ Reviews

Economy in Athens

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Average monthly salary

Economic Freedom

%

GDP growth

%

Income tax rate

%

Corporate tax rate

%

Sales tax

%

Size of government

%

Sound money

%

International trade

%

Regulation

%

Territorial taxation

No

Cost of Living in Athens

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Cost of Living Index

61.3%

Housing

$ 1
1 Bedroom apartment outside city
$ 1
3 bedroom apartment in city
$ 1
1 bedroom apartment in city

Eating out

$ 1
Meal at inexpensive restaurant
$ 1
3 course meal for 2 people
$ 1
Meal at mcdonalds

Groceries

$ 1
0.5L Domestic beer
$ 1
Cigarette Pack (marlboro)
$ 1
1kg Chicken breast

Monthly Hotel Prices

Mid Low

Avg. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Min. Entire apartment

$ 1

Max. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Monthly Airbnb Prices

Popular

Mid Low

Avg. Shared Room

$ 1

Min. Shared Room

$ 1

Max. Shared Room

$ 1

Mid Low

Avg. Private Room

$ 1

Min. Private Room

$ 1

Max. Private Room

$ 1

Mid High

Avg. Hotel Room

$ 1

Min. Hotel Room

$ 1

Max. Hotel Room

$ 1

Mid Low

Avg. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Min. Entire apartment

$ 1

Max. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Phone carriers in Athens

Top phone carriers

Cosmote (best coverage)

Vodafone

Wind

 

Cost per 1gb of data: $12.1

Very high

Restaurants in Athens

Karamanlidika – __ _____________ ___ ____, ___________, _________ 1: 5942 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 5224 reviews
Facebook: 4.7/5, 718 reviews

________: 3494 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 3230 reviews
Foursquare: 8.6/10, 264 reviews

Maiandros: 2464 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 2393 reviews
Facebook: 4.7/5, 71 reviews

OROSCOPO: 1790 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 1788 reviews
Facebook: 4.6/5, 2 reviews

Mani Mani: 4026 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 1652 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.6/5, 2372 reviews
Facebook: 4.6/5, 2 reviews

MOKKA SPECIALTY COFFEE S.A.: 561 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 561 reviews

Coffee Joint: 472 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 289 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 183 reviews

Coffee Dive Acropolis: 459 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 373 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 56 reviews
Foursquare: 8.8/10, 30 reviews

Flat White artisan cafe: 354 reviews

Google: 4.9/5, 256 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 38 reviews

Crescendo Cafe: 372 reviews

Google: 4.2/5, 324 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4/5, 48 reviews

Best reviewed restaurants

Cafes in Athens

The Underdog: 2415 reviews

Google: 4.2/5, 2153 reviews
Tripadvisor: 3.5/5, 262 reviews

Melina Mercouri Café: 1943 reviews

Google: 4.4/5, 1630 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 311 reviews
Facebook: 4.7/5, 4.7 reviews

Κιμωλία (Kimolia) Art Cafe: 1208 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 979 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.5/5, 228 reviews
Facebook: 4.5/5, 4.5 reviews

Taf Coffee: 848 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 848 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 0 reviews

OFFWHITE Cafe Gallery: 599 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 287 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 148 reviews
Facebook: 4.6/5, 4.6 reviews

Vegan Beat Athens: 1919 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 1173 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.8/5, 744 reviews
Facebook: 4.8/5, 2 reviews

Strofi Athenian: 1591 reviews

Google: 4.3/5, 1298 reviews
Facebook: 4.3/5, 293 reviews

Arcadia: 1202 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 1201 reviews
Facebook: 4.5/5, 1 reviews

GB Roof Garden: 2821 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 1122 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.7/5, 1545 reviews
Opentable: 4.7/5, 154 reviews

GH Attikos: 1337 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 827 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.6/5, 510 reviews

Best reviewed cafes

Coworking Spaces in Athens

#113 of 777 cities with coworking spaces

High

19 Coworking spaces

Average monthly price of desk: Athens ۱86/mo

Best reviewed coworking spaces

1. Selina Athens Theatrou : 1

2. The Cube : 8

3. Tzaferi 16 : 8

4. Impact Hub Athens : 3

5. CoWork : 2

6. theSwitch : 1

7. ecinisi.gr Business Centers : No reviews

8. QUALITY BRAND OFFICES : No reviews

9. Found.ation : No reviews

10. Athens Investment Center : No reviews

Gyms/Health & Fitness in Athens

Holmes Place: 836 reviews

Google: 4.2/5, 451 reviews

Golden Gym Kipseli: 208 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 208 reviews

FitnessPlus Gym: 152 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 152 reviews

Royal CrossFit: 142 reviews

Google: 4.9/5, 133 reviews
Facebook: 4.9/5, 9 reviews

Pagratio Gym: 137 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 134 reviews
Facebook: 5/5, 3 reviews

Street Workout Athens: 111 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 72 reviews
Facebook: 5/5, 39 reviews

CrossFit Kallithea: 110 reviews

Google: 4.9/5, 109 reviews
Facebook: 4.9/5, 1 reviews

Bodyshape: 51 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 51 reviews

Curves kallithea: 45 reviews

Google: 4.9/5, 13 reviews
Facebook: 4.5/5, 32 reviews

_iit Athens: 32 reviews

Google: 5/5, 32 reviews

Best reviewed gyms

Society in Athens

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Population Density

High

Average age

Popular Food/Drink in Athens

1. Feta Cheese
2. Baklava
3. Moussaka
4. Tahini
5. Tzatziki

6. Souvlaki

7. Gyro

8. Lentil Soup

9. Greek Salad

10. Steak Marinade

Environment in Athens

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Climate Index

0%

Weather

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
High°C121416192428313127221814
Low°C781012172124242117139
SunshineSemi-sunnySemi-sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnySemi-sunnySemi-sunny
RainfallNot rainyNot rainySemi-rainyNot rainyNot rainyNot rainyNot rainyNot rainyNot rainyNot rainyNot rainyNot rainy
WindSemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windy
CloudSemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudyNot cloudyNot cloudyNot cloudyNot cloudyNot cloudyNot cloudyNot cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudy

Near mountains

Yes

Near beach

Yes

Island

Yes

Pollution

Politics in Athens

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Individual freedom

%

Equality

%

National Security

%

Rule of law

%

Legal system

%

Identity & Relationships

%

Religious Freedom

%

Democracy Index

0%

Freedom of association

%

Freedom of movement

%

Freedom of expression

%

Culture in Athens

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Sights & Landmarks

Nature & Parks

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Quick Stats

Socket Type:

C / F

Main Sport:

Football Soccer

Capital City:

Yes

Driving Side:

right

Calling Code:

30

Time zone:

UTC+02:00

Drinkable Tap Water:

Safe

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Nearby Airports

Kithira Island National Airport
178 km
Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos
182 km
Mykonos Island National Airport
233 km
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253 km
Araxos Airport
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