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Adrianou Street

Odos Adrianou | Plaka, Athens 105 55, Greece
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A pedestrian-only tourist haunt lined with lots of cafes and shops.
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Odos Adrianou | Plaka, Athens 105 55, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A nice street in Plaka, which begins close to the Lizyrat monument and ends at Adrian's library. The whole street is full of shops, cafes and restaurants.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice walk along the perimeter of the Athenian Agora with the railway in a cutting in between. Actually the views in middle distance-Agora and far distance Acropolis are fabulous and this place is obviously a tourist magnet. The usual pestering, In a nice way,...More

Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 14 October 2017

A major shopping & eating area in the Plaka district. A plethora of small streets with hidden gems to find everywhere. Highly recommended.

Thank Davh62
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This street is named for the Roman Emperor Hadrian. It has been in use since antiquity and today it is still in use with many shops and restaurants along the way. It starts at the Gate of Hadrian and continues through the Plaka and Monastiraki...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 29 September 2017

One of the popular streets of Athen's Plaka with many shopping opportunities, either for souvenirs, design pieces and local fashion. Also many restaurants specialised in local Greek cuisine. A nice evening walk.

Thank Tinde_K
Reviewed 21 September 2017

If you are in Athens please visit Plaka neighborhood. You can take your time roaming around and get a little lost in the winding alleyways. Plaka is filled with shops and restaurants as well.

Thank UNCLeekie1
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This street runs parallel to one side of the acropolis hill. Has tavernas, souvenir shops, and other shops in it. It had large trees on one side of it that provided good shade the afternoon we visited. This road felt old as it is cobbled...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, great shops for all needs. Always bustling. Do roam around and go into the souvenir shops. Everyone is really friendly.

Thank RomanS524
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is the shopping area of Plaka. It has tourist stuff, but things here are much nicer than shopping in Monastiraki. Start at the top and slowly walk downhill.

Thank CuriousTravelerRadio
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A busy street, with a lot of tourists but very nice to walk through. Lot of tavernas, so you will be busy :))

Thank stefanprisacariu
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
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