Athens travel guide

Athens Tourism | Athens Guide

You're Going to Love Athens

With a population of 13,458, Athens is a must-see destination in Tennessee, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Athens deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

When to visit Athens

Athens in December
Estimated hotel price
S$ 121
1 night at 3-star hotel
Athens in December
Estimated hotel price
S$ 121
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Athens in July, when the average temperature is 25 °C, and the highest can go up to 31 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 0 °C, with an average temperature of 5 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in January, when precipitation is around 120 mm. In contrast, October is usually the driest month of the year in Athens, with an average rainfall of 60 mm.

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How to Get to Athens

Plane

Although Athens doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Knoxville McGhee Tyson (TYS), which is located 42 miles from Athens.

Plane

Although Athens doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Knoxville McGhee Tyson (TYS), which is located 42 miles from Athens.

Airlines serving Athens

Lufthansa
Good (4,687 reviews)
KLM
Good (844 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,728 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,462 reviews)
Air France
Good (972 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,110 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,953 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,376 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (221 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,194 reviews)
Finnair
Good (785 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,897 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (438 reviews)
Frontier
Okay (1,354 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (696 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (770 reviews)
ANA
Excellent (511 reviews)
Avianca
Good (1,332 reviews)
Japan Airlines
Excellent (951 reviews)
Aeromexico
Good (777 reviews)
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Where to stay in Athens

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Holiday Inn Express Athens and Motel 6 Athens.

Where to stay in popular areas of Athens

Hiring a car in Athens

Expect to pay S$ 1.35 per litre in Athens (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.15 and S$ 21.53. The most frequently booked car type in Athens is Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Full-size car hire (Nissan Altima or similar) is, on average, 70% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay S$ 1.35 per litre in Athens (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 16.15 and S$ 21.53. The most frequently booked car type in Athens is Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Full-size car hire (Nissan Altima or similar) is, on average, 70% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.