The Parthenon is the largest and most important structure of the Acropolis and attracts the admiration of the entire world since centuries. The work for the construction of this all-marble temple of Athena began in 447 BC under the direction of architects Iktinos and Kallikratis. The temple was completed in 438.
The rocky hill of the Acropolis, which dominates the center of modern Athens, was the greatest and most magnificent temple of the ancient town, dedicated primarily to its patron goddess, Athena.
In grand style and with the air of a bygone era, the Electra Palace Athens, a welcoming and exclusive hotel welcomes you in the heart of Athens. The Hotel Electra Metropolis Athens is right next to the Acropolis and is a good choice for anyone wanting to stay to the ''heart' of Athens.