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Reviewed on 23 Jan 2020
Travellers to Piraeus give high marks for the bustling port, top-notch restaurants and shopping. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its cafes and bars. Top sights around the area include Port of Piraeus, Filopappos Hill and Odeon of Herodes Atticus.
Cultural venues in the city include Municipal Theater of Pireaus, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus and Hellenic Maritime Museum. Notable city landmarks like Port of Peiraias and Church of St. Nicholas might be worth a visit. The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Piraeus Flea Market is a favourite for retail therapy.
Other top sights in Piraeus include Port of Piraeus. Top places to see outside the city include Filopappos Hill, 4.5 mi/7.2 km from the city centre, and Odeon of Herodes Atticus, which is 4.5 mi/7.3 km away.
With so many choices for transport, seeing all of Piraeus is easy. You can access metro transport at Piraeus Metro Station, Stadio Irinis and Filias (SEF) Station and Faliro Station. To venture out into the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Piraeus Railway Station or Piraeus White Station. You can take a ferry from the port.