Athens, Mikrolimano: Mikrolimano ("Little Port") is one of the natural ports in the area of Piraeus. It is located 3.5 km away from the main ferry port of Piraeus and 10 km from the center of Athens. You can get there easily by car and for public transport users, trolleybus 20 reaches this area. Designated car parking areas are available.
Mikrolimano has been used as a port since the ancient years, as the archeological findings in the area indicate. Nowadays it is a lively place with a seafront promenade that attracts many visitors because of the nice sea views. Many restaurants, cafes and bars are found along the coastline, offering entertainment to the visitors. It is highly recommended to get there at sunset time.
Reconstruction works started in 2021 to improve accessibility and make Mikrolimano more pleasant to walk around.
Tours and activities related to Mikrolimano Harbor
The Blue Tour Bus departs from Akti Miaouli in Piraeus, which is very close to the Cruise Ship Terminal. It makes few stops in the town of Piraeus and then continues to Athens. There, in the New Acropolis Museum, you can get off and take the Red Athens Sightseeing Bus with the same ticket.