Psyrri Stops

Any visitor to Athens should not miss a walk through the labyrinth of Psyrri's cobbled alleys


Psyrri is often labeled a vintage neighborhood, an all time classic or the capital of street art. Beyond the clichés, a walk through the labyrinth of cobbled alleys of this neighborhood surrounded by the streets of Athinas, Ermou, Euripides and Sarris and the atmosphere of a place that was the center of Athenian handicrafts in the last century will draw you in. Relax in the hammam baths, explore Greek cuisine, or watch the city unfold in antique shops, old churches and buildings which make every corner unique.

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