About the Divani Caravel hotel
The conference venue is the Divani Caravel Hotel, member of the Leading Hotels of the World.
The Divani Caravel Hotel is located in the city center of Athens, at Vassileos Alexandrou 2, 16121 Athens, Greece (map).
Special room rates have been arranged for the ICUAS ’21 conference participants. More details and web-links for online reservation will be available later.
The metro station closest to the hotel (5 to 7 minutes walk) is Evangelismos station, served by Metro Line 3 (Blue line), which connects the downtown Athens to the airport. The Evangelismos station is also one stop away from the famous Syntagma Square.
For more information about the hotel, please see the hotel brochure.
For detailed instructions on how to get to the hotel from the Athens International Airport, please see here.
About Athens, Greece
Athens is the capital of Greece. It is a metropolitan and cosmopolitan city, the capital of Greece, the birth place of Democracy, the city with the worldwide known “Acropolis and Parthenon,” with the world famous Theater of Herodes Atticus and the marble stadium where the first modern times Olympic Games took place in 1896, home of Socrates, Plato, Pericles (Golden Age), and home of the 2004 Olympic Games. Athens is both an “ancient” and a “modern” city, in which visitors can walk safely and enjoy the rich, almost 5,000 year old, history it has to offer.
More details on attractions and what to see are listed here.
Official information for visitors to Athens, is available on the web site of the City of Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Climate and weather in Athens
The south coast of Greece, where Athens is located, has Mediterranean climate with hot and dry summers and mild winters.
June is the first month of summer. Expect hot and bright sunny days (daily high 29°C), and pleasantly warm evenings (low 20°C ). For more detailed information, check the current weather and forecast.