Western Attica has an ancient origin and keeps looking towards the future. The Thriasian Plain, the plain that is bounded by three mountains and the bay of Eleusis, was the area of one of the ancient municipalities of Attica and location of the Eleusinian Mysteries. Nowadays, it has important archaeological sites and is one of the most important industrial zones of the country with Aspropyrgos and the port of Eleusis contributing significantly to the economy. To enjoy nature visit Chasia at the foothills of Parnitha and the beautiful beaches in Psatha and Alepochori.
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Psatha - Alepochori
Sea and Beaches
Near Alepochori, at a distance of an hour and a half from Athens.
Eleusis Archaeological Site
Archaeological Sites and Monuments
Eleusis during antiquity was one of 5 sacred cities and the Eleusinian Mysteries that took place every year gathered visitors from the entire known world.
Archaeological Museum of Eleusis
Museums and Galleries
Near the Lycourgan cross-wall that divided the city of Eleusis from the Sanctuary is the location of the small museum in the archaeological site.
Sea Food | Price From 20 €
With a view to the sea, at the restaurant Aristodimos you have the opportunity to enjoy fresh fishes and tasty sea food, while you drink ouzo or wine.
Marina in Eleusis
At the port of Eleusis there are two small sized boats’ marinas, one west and the other east, with total capacity for the docking of sixty boats.
Monastery of Osios Meletios Kithairona
Churches and Monasteries
At the foothills of Kithairon, at a beautiful location filled with pine trees, is the Monastery of Osios Meletios, one of the most important centres of ascetic life during the Byzantine period.
Port of Eleusis
The port of Eleusis is located at the northwestern edge of Saronic gulf, occupies an area of 50,000m2.
European Cuisine | Price From 22 €
The beautiful decoration of the restaurant Staxi creates a hospitable and warm area where you can enjoy dishes from the Greek and Mediterranean cuisine, while in the summer months you have the opportunity to dine at its outdoor area next to the pool.
Thriasio General Hospital of Eleusis
Large Public Hospitals
The “Thriasio” General Hospital of Eleusis provides effective high quality services with the application of modern medicine and the high scientific level of the medical personnel.
Monastery of Agios Ierotheos
Churches and Monasteries
At a quiet location near the city of Megara, is the monastery dedicated to Panagia Kiparissiotissa and to Agios Ierotheos, first bishop of Athens.