"Piraeus Port and City" Top 5 Page for this destination Piraeus by johngayton
Piraeus Travel Guide: 100 reviews and 364 photos
Pireaus is best known as the port of Athens but is in fact a separate city, being the 3rd largest in Greece with a population of approximately 175,000. For most visitors all they ever see of the city is the port itself or perhaps the short walk from the Metro station across the road to the dock gates but it is worth spending some time here - even if just to visit one of the excellent fish restaurants or just have a general walk around - I personally managed to combine both in the same evening - Ha!
- Pros:A Place To Explore In Its Own Right
- Cons:Some Definitely Dodgy Waterfront Bars
- In a nutshell:More To It Than Just The Docks
Just as a little update to this page - Instead of having to walk across the road between the Metro and the docks there... more travel advice
If you intend to do a bit of Island hopping then travelling light is obviously a good idea and at Piraeus there are two... more travel advice
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