Athens weddings are one of the most popular destination wedding venues in Europe. Enjoy your wedding in a villa, church, or on the beach.
Athens is a very unique city, with numerous sites that attract visitors from all over the world. The most famous of these sites is the awe-inspiring Acropolis. The Acropolis was a sacred site for ancient Athenians, and houses a number of ruins and sites that are must-sees. See the beautiful Parthenon, the Temple of Athena Nike, and the Erechtheion, which is built where the contest between Athena and Poseidon took place. There is also the marble gateway of Propylaea, and if you’re lucky, you might even be able to catch a performance at the Theater of Dionysus, which is the oldest theater in all of Greece.
Some other sites to see are the Presidential Palace, the Olympic Stadium, the Roman Forum, and the Temple of Zeus. You can also take a trip to Lykavittos Hill for an amazing view of everything from the Acropolis, the Olympic Stadium, the city, coast, and surrounding mountains. Athens is also filled with beautiful Byzantine churches, and numerous museums to wander through. See an amazing collection of Byzantine art at the Byzantine Museum, antiquities from the Acropolis at the Acropolis Museum, the helmet and sword of Lord Byron at the Historical and Ethnological Museum, and one of the world’s best collections of ancient Greek art at the National Archaeological Museum. To take a break from sightseeing you may want to relax at the National Garden and Zappeion Park, or soak up some rays on one of the beaches. Whatever you do in Athens, it is sure to be an unforgettable trip.
For a beautiful Athens wedding, register with Weddings on the Move. We will be able to customize a quote for your Athens wedding based on your wedding and reception needs.