Hadrian's Arch, Athens: How To Reach, Best Time & Tips

About Hadrian's Arch

Hadrian’s Arch resembles the Roman Triumphal Arch and has been built with solid marble instead of cement or mortar making it one of the best Athens places to visit. It is one of Europe’s tourist places that retains its elegant structure and is completely symmetrical.

Built in the honour of Roman emperor Hadrian in 131 AD, it was used to differentiate between new and old cities. This temple was a thanking gesture to the emperor for making improvements in the infrastructure and for embellishing the city.

Location: Leoforos Vasilissis Amalias 50, Athina 105 58, Greece.

Best Time to Visit: All year.
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