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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It used to be a temple for Areus, the god of revenge and punishment. Then was destroyed and buried. After a while, it was where Athen’s high court. Then it was a place Apostle Paul have a speech. This tiny hill was a great place...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Climb steps used over 2500 years by the council of the elders, early court area, place were philosophical questions were discussed and were St. Paul gave his first sermon. Not only great history but excellent views of Athens. Be sure to do your homework or...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Read on trip adviser travel guide to go , we werent dissapointed / found it easily took gr8 photos both sides of the hill of both the city & the acropolis - definately worth s visitb👍

Thank ozzycruisers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is basically a big, slippery rock, crawling with tourists (at least in August!). nevertheless, a must-see for me, and presumably many other Christians, when visiting Athens, as Paul most assuredly was there about 49 A.D.

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While watching the sun set over Athens from Areopagus Hill you will not be alone. There is much history in this place but the most enduring part of the experience will be the almost reverent feeling of being surrounded by people in the middle of...More

Thank HawaiiCondo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see but go early. Great views. Be careful. Uneven pavement and no railing. Bring water and sun protection. A must see if you go to Anthens.

Thank Thingtodo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is Mars Hill where Paul preached. The Romans called this hill, Mars Hill, after Mars, the Roman God of War. Its free. Open 24 hrs. Its just a few hundred meters from the Acropolis. The Athenian altar to the Unknown God was here or...More

Thank sweettea4me2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Areopagus is North-West of the Acropolis &, historically, is the site of a council of elders which served as part of the Athenian democracy. It is also where St. Paul preached about the resurrection of Jesus & God's relationship with His people so there...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We were on our way back from a morning of walking around the Ancient and Roman Agoras when we stumbled upon the Areopagus. We had seen this hill from other areas in the city, mainly the Acropolis, but hadn’t planned to visit it. However, we...More

Thank Briony H
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Areopagus is located beside the Acropolis. It is a natural rock formation that is free to access. Areopagus offers breathtaking views of Athens and of the Acropolis. This natural landform attraction could be easily missed during a visitors busy day, but is most definitely worth...More

Thank Aimée N
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Omonia Square is as plain in appearance as Syntagma is
grand. Surrounded largely by functional blocks from
the 1950s and 60s and no longer boasting its
underground stalls, the square is now mostly
frequented by immigrants and bargain shoppers. The
most rewarding area to explore is to the south. Set
off down Athinas Street, with the Acropolis gradually
coming into focus in the distance, and you will get a
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