Athens is undoubtedly one of the top tourist spots in the world and you can better experience it with our Athens car hire services. Athens is the capital of Greece and is the birthplace of classic Greek civilization and hence of Western civilization in general.
If you fly into the city you will be landing at Athens Airport which is also known as Eleftherios Venizelos Airport, it is situated seventeen miles away from the city center. The airport is connected to the city via a metro line, a railway line, bus routes and of course taxis but by far your best choice will be to employ our Athens car rental services and have a car ready for you at the airport so that you can start driving as soon as possible.
Athens is filled with tourist attractions, world renown tourist attractions to be more exact. For instance the Acropolis is the area of the ancient fortified town of Athens and it contains such attractions like the Parthenon, the Erectheion and the Temple of Athena Nike.
Then there is the Ancient Agora which is a green space that offers a great view of the Acropolis and features the Temple of Hephaestus, the Attalos Stoa – Greece’s best preserved temple – as well as the agora’s museum which is basically a reconstructed ancient building. Obviously there are many more things to see as far as ancient buildings go but you won’t be hard pressed to find some information about any of those once you reach the city.
Considering the fact that we’re talking about Athens it should come as no surprise that the city is positively filled with museums and galleries like the National Archaeological Museum, the New Acropolis Museum or the Folk Art Museum.
One type of attraction that not many tourists know about until the get there are the many parks available in Athens, such as the Parnitha National Park or the National Garden of Athens, both of which are very relaxing protected areas.
Considering the size and history that Athens one has to realize that there are considerably more things one can see and do while in Athens but with the help of our Athens car hire services one can attempt to sea and do as many of those things as possible.