imagesCA2ST461.jpgBattle ship Averof:

Your kids will enjoy visiting this authentic battleship from the early 1900s, which hosts a Museum about the Greek navy history. You can couple this visit with a stroll in the Flisvos Park along the sea, a ride on the funbikes (www.funbike.gr) and play in the large playground. There is also the visit of the marina, with its coffee bars, shops and the Volta Luna Park where younger kids will play and jump (+30) 210 985 0340/ 697 426 5398.

PRACTICAL INFO

Address: Moored at Flisvos Marina, Trokadero, 175 61 Palaio Faliro.
Tel : (+30) 210 988 8211 – (+30) 210 983 6530
Web: www.averof.mil.gr (in greek only)
Visiting hours: Tuesday - Friday - 9:00 - 14:00 - Weekends: 9:00 - 17:00 - Monday closed. Call for times of guided visits.
Entrance: 2 euros

How to get there?

The easiest way to get there is with the tramway from Syntagma Square in direction of SEF, stop Trocadero. You can also drive there (but parking can be challenging) or take a cab (about 10 euros) (see taxi tips).