Syntagma Square

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  • Address: Platia Sintagmatos, Athina, Greece, Athens
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Walking Area, Entertainment, Leisure, Square, Family And Kids

Syntagma Square - Review

The Syntagma Square is perhaps the most important place in the city of Athens. This central square is the focal point of transport as well as all public activities in Athens. It is a meeting point as well as a place where many a protests have taken place. This makes the whole area a historic and a cultural hub in the city.

It also marks the beginning of Ermou Street which is a popular shopping destination in the city. The change of guard ceremony that takes in this square (since the Parliament house is here) is another thing that travelers will love to see here. A couple of lovely old-timey hotels also make the place quite interesting. Be sure to take a leisurely walk around to take in the sights and sounds of modern Athens.

One of the most iconic attractions of Athens, Syntagma Square offers you a stunning overview of the city. Being a square, there are no tickets for Syntagma Square. The best way to explore this place is to book tickets for Syntagma Square with the help of our guided tours. You can combine this attraction with other attractions for a better deal. If you are struck with this attraction and just wish to visit it, then, you can check out Syntagma Square Tickets tours with our tickets section. Syntagma Square Ticket prices will be easily see here. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Athens itinerary 1 day.

Syntagma Square Hours

  • A visit to this place in the evening is a must even if you pass by it during the day.

How To reach Syntagma Square by Public Transport

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Restaurants Near Syntagma Square

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  • Electra Roof Garden Restaurant 

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TripHobo Highlights for Syntagma Square

  • Syntagma Square Address: Platia Sintagmatos, Athina, Greece, Athens
  • Syntagma Square Timing: 24-hrs
  • Syntagma Square Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Syntagma Square(preferred time): 05:00 pm - 09:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Syntagma Square: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Syntagma Square

  • 68.53% of people who visit Athens include Syntagma Square in their plan

  • 37.07% of people start their Syntagma Square visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Syntagma Square

Monday, Thursday and Friday

61.64% of people prefer walking in order to reach Syntagma Square

People normally club together National Gardens and Three Sixty Cocktail Bar while planning their visit to Syntagma Square.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Syntagma Square, Athens Reviews

  • This is Syntagma square in Athens. Close to the Parliament and the National gardens. Big touristy area to see the changing of the guards in the traditional Greek uniform. There is a lot of restaurants surrounding this area. Lots of other tourist places are close by so you can walk or catch a bus or taxi around Athens to see all the sights. Please feel free to click on like. Thanks

  • If you are in Athens, take the subway and stop here. The tunnel goes through ancient Greek antiquities and has them on full display. Including a grave with a full human skeleton on display. All circa 50BC or so. Do not miss this, just incredible!!

  • Famous landmark in the Athens. Must visit. Syntagma Square is the central square of Athens. It is located in front of the 19th century Old Royal Palace which houses the Greek Parliament. Syntagma Square is the most important square of modern Athens from both historical and social point of view. National Gardens also located here. Every hour, the changing of the guard ceremony, performed by the Presidential Guard, is conducted in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on the area between the Syntagma Square and Parliament building. Syntagma Square is a hub for many forms of public transportation in Athens.

  • Famous landmark in the Greek capital and often used as a meeting point. For tourists it is very easy to reach from the airport by bus, taxi and metro.Prime location in front of the National Parliament and nearby the National Gardens , embassies, metro station, hotels, restaurants , shops, market and historical places. Nice round fountain in the middle. Due to its central location it's always busy.

  • Syntagma square is the central square in Athens. Square is popular among tourists and locals . The Syntagma square is located close to the Royal palace, the Parliament. There is a fountain at the centre of the square. Every hour the change of guard in front of the Parliament is a must see. There are various restaurants along the square for trying out local Greek cuisine. Souvenir shops offer various Greek gods and goddesses.

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