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Economy

Economy

from $8 per day
rental period of 7 days

This offer was found on 10/14/2018 09:22 AM.

This offer was found on 10/14/2018 09:22 AM.

Compact

Compact

from $9 per day
rental period of 7 days

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This offer was found on 10/14/2018 09:22 AM.

Standard

Standard

from $12 per day
rental period of 7 days

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This offer was found on 10/14/2018 09:22 AM.

Upperclass

Upperclass

from $28 per day
rental period of 7 days

This offer was found on 10/14/2018 09:22 AM.

This offer was found on 10/14/2018 09:22 AM.

Rating of rental supplier in Athens

Average customer ratings for rental car provider in Athens:

4.4 from 5 (102 ratings)

(5 from 5)
Good prices and easy booking.
Rating of Jennifer G.- 10/17/2018 12:21 PM
(4.5 from 5)
Pride is great. I will change to ten if no problems with renta.
Rating of Kinga S.- 10/14/2018 15:35 PM
(5 from 5)
everything worked well
Rating of chip c.- 10/08/2018 12:20 PM

Rental Car Athens

The best way to make sure that you get to explore everything this ancient, historical and fascinating city has to offer, book a car hire Athens to decrease the amount of time waiting for lines, and increase the amount of Greek culture you can experience. Use HAPPYCAR , the online comparison portal, to compare the prices for your rental car and in no time you will see the best offers and have your desired car that fits your specific rental needs. With pick up locations at the Athens Airport, HAPPYCAR makes it easy for your Grecian dream vacation to come true.

General Information

The capital city of Greece has a population of over four million, The population of Greece is only 11 million, The city is one of the oldest in the world, as it has been inhabited for nearly 7,000 years, thus when you drive through the city it is like driving through history or a time machine. The city was home to the likes of Socrates, Plato and Aristotle, some of the most well known ancient philosophers. In the 15th century Athens, became part of the Ottoman Empire and it was not until victory in the Greek War of Independence that the city was declared the capital of the country.

Sights

Acropolis is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the old high city of Athens, and it is home to many buildings/ruins dating back to the times of the ancient Greeks. Some of these ancient buildings include the Parthenon, a temple dedicated to the goddess Athena, the temple of Athena Nike, the Odeon of Herodes Atticus and the theater of Dionysis.

The Agora is the ancient market place and the heart of ancient Greek public life. Located on the Agora is the Temple of Hephaestus, one the best preserved temples in the city.

The Temple of Olympian Zeus is a temple dedicated to the Olympian god Zeus. It took nearly 700 years for the building to be completed and was the largest temple in Greece. Its destruction began following a barbarian invasion.

The Panathenaic Stadium is a stadium made entirely out of white marble and it was reconstructed from a stadium from the ancient Greeks which used to host the Panathenaic Games. The stadium hosted the first of the modern day Olympics in 1896.

The Athens trilogy is where you visit the three Neo-classical buildings, the National Library of Greece, the Athens University and the Academy of Athens.

Museums

The Archaeological Museum is the major museum of Greece as it houses ancient Greek artefacts from all over Greece. The museums major exhibits include a prehistoric section, Egyptian art and western Asia collection as well as many more. It houses incredible artifacts such as the Antikythera mechanism, a device designed to calculate astronomical positions dating back to the 1st century BC and the Mask of Angenamnon.

The Acropolis Museum is located at the Acropolis site but housed in a very modern building. This museum house artifacts and statues going back to 3,000 BC and to the 1st century BC. As well as its amazing artifacts, the museum is known for its restaurant, good food at good prices.

Excursions

With a car hire Athens, getting out of the city and exploring the surrounding regions is very simple. Take your vehicle for a day trip to the ancient town of Olympia, which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the town is the site of the original Olympic Games from the 7th century BC and even today it still plays a major in the modern Olympics. The Modern Olympic flame is lit here by using the reflection of the parabolic mirror located in front of the temple of Hera. The town still has the remnants of the original Olympia stadium it did however have events on during Greece’s Olympic Games in 2004.

Using a car hire Athens is the best way to see everything the city has, whether you want to take in the history of one of the most influential civilisations ever or you want to relax in the wonderful city, having a rental car gives you the chance to do what you want when you want.