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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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"souvenir shops"
in 13 reviews
"roman emperor hadrian"
in 5 reviews
"great street"
in 4 reviews
"agora square"
in 3 reviews
"historical street"
in 2 reviews
"arts and crafts"
in 2 reviews
"great place to stroll"
in 2 reviews
"monastiraki flea market"
in 2 reviews
"nice walk"
in 5 reviews
"greek coffee"
in 2 reviews
"downtown athens"
in 2 reviews
"hadrian's arch"
in 2 reviews
"acropolis hill"
in 3 reviews
"take your time"
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"tavernas"
in 11 reviews
"tourists"
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"shoppers"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is one of the best areas in athens to stay at. It's close to everything you would want to walk to see. The acropolis, the agora, monastiriki, etc. Its crammed pack full of shops and cafe's etc. Lots of fun to walk along.

Thank luvmy32000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t be missed mainly if not all it’s pedestrianised. Such excellent views of the Acropolis and very historical road running near Plaka both upper and lower Plaka, Agora square towards Syntygma. many historical sites to look at Hadrian’s library ,Roman Agora a number of churches...More

Thank Sophia P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The central street of Plaka, running from Thesseion to Hadrian’s Arch, divides the area in the upper (Ano) Plaka and the lower (Kato) Plaka. It is the oldest commercial street in the city, with almost the same layout it had in the ancient times. Lined...More

Thank Borzov
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Adrianou (Hadrian) street is the heart if the Athens tourist district. It is full of souvenir shops, some arts and crafts, restaurants and cafes. Most of the souvenir stores sell pretty close to the same things, but a lot of the stores will give you...More

Thank smrgeog
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Every corner of the Plaka region in Athens is lovely and is worth seeing. There are small souvenir shops and lovely cafes as well.

Thank Bengiyle S
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Found this shopping Street by accident whilst exploring amazing Plaka. It runs for a fair distance from the Church of Agia Katerini to the Monastiraki Flea Market. There's quite a few trinket shops but also many diverse stores selling Greek made products. You could spend...More

Thank Ernesto M
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Adrianou street is one of the best shopping streets in the Plaka neighbourhood. Located alongside the Ancient Agora of Athens this street is full of tavernas, cafe's, shops, souvenir shops and quite frankly everything you could possibly need. Located right next to the Monastiraki metro...More

1  Thank Tom J
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this Street just off one of the many squares. This street is full of tavernas resturants cafes. It where all the greeks eat. This,cafe has 2 muscians who play beautiful greek music. George who is usually outside the cafe is warm and...More

Thank Grannyhubbard
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is one of numerous pedestrian streets in the Plaka district of Athens. From here you can get some decent views over the ancient Agora and then up to the Acropolis. There are a stack of restaurants along the street also if you need some...More

Thank KGB777
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Adrianou Str is the main shopping street of Plaka. at first sight it looks really 'Greek', like the traditional ceramics and jewellery ( in the fashion of genuine artefacts found in excavations and exhibited in local museum) and the colourful dressed with gold stripes, assumed...More

Thank Vita R
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Monastiraki
Monastiraki is a souvenir-hunting enclave with a
difference. Apart from the dramatic backdrop of the
Acropolis, its network of alleys and pedestrianized
streets surround the remains of both the Greek and
Roman agoras, adding the quaint concept that this is
where the ancients also came to shop. Named after the
tiny monastery church at its center, Monastiraki
Square is a lively spot by day or night, with street
...More
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