We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Temple of Olympian Zeus

Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas | Leoforos Amalias, Athens 105 57, Greece
+30 698 363 2499
Call
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 65.96*
and up
Athens Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
More Info
USD 136.14*
and up
Full-Day Tour of Athens, Acropolis and Cape Sounion with Lunch
More Info
USD 107.93*
and up
Private Tour: Half day Athens Sightseeing and Acropolis Museum
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hadrian's arch” (103 reviews)
“roman baths” (36 reviews)
LOCATION
Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas | Leoforos Amalias, Athens 105 57, Greece
Syntagma
CONTACT
Website
+30 698 363 2499
Write a ReviewReviews (3,166)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,831 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The largest ancient Greek temple, unfortunately of 104 columns at the moment, remained only 15. It was built for 650 years.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 6 days ago

Being in Athens and not visiting this place is like being in Paris and not seeing Eiffel Tower. Main difference: the monuments of Athens are even more spectacular than most of even historical places in other places in Europe. It's worth to remember that one...More

Thank Rafał J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Temple of Olympian Zeus must have been truly monumental when it was completed. Unfortunately time has not been kind to this structure; several columns standing in formation in the centre of a large dusty field, and one fallen column, are all that are left...More

Thank Don_G_Wright
Reviewed 1 week ago

its almost the halp tempe that is left but its still a wonderfull place to visit..amazing view of the acropolis too from downstairs.you can enter this temple with the acropolis tickets..

Thank Erandi A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was deserted and quite interesting. We had our guide with us and that was quite helpful as these are ruins.

Thank Roxyvb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go early in the morning if it's a hot day, not much shade. Very dusty surroundings, if your looking to photograph the ruins, best from opposite the entrance will low sun for texture.

Thank Tedd1466
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can walk right around it and see it from all angles. Lots of good photo opportunities. A short walk from the acropolis

Thank mobetrotter
Reviewed 1 week ago

These ruins are part of a large set of ruins nearby that can be walked to and visited in a day. Good price for entrance as well as good history to read through considering how long it took to build this. It will take just...More

Thank Sundaresan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am happy that the entrance fee was reduced to 3 euros/pp. I love everything that has to do with Greek mythology and therefore the price of 3 euros was worth it but if I had to pay the full amount I wouldn't say it...More

Thank lphamxx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting all ancient sites and temples in Athens, Temple of Zeus was our last stop on the day. This temple took so long to build (646 years) due to the political turmoils. Today, most of the columns have fallen but sixteen of them are...More

Thank Snowbell23514
Nearby
Syntagma
Perhaps the best place to get your bearings is
Syntagma Square, crowned by the imposing Parliament
building on its upper side and surrounded by other
large structures, such as the exclusive Hotel Grande
Bretagne. The grand avenues that lead towards Omonia
are also full of massive Neoclassical edifices like
the Numismatic Museum and those around smaller Platia
Kolokotroni. Here you will find lots of travel agents,
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Royal Indian Chef
267 reviews
.29 km away
Indian Haveli
250 reviews
.22 km away
Fresko Yogurt Bar
808 reviews
.23 km away
Indian Chef
497 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Arch of Hadrian (Pili tou Adrianou)
635 reviews
.19 km away
Zappeion Conference & Exhibition Center
163 reviews
.31 km away
Onassis Cultural Centre
20 reviews
.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Temple of Olympian Zeus staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit