Kifisia Attica is the biggest north central suburb of Attica and distances 15 klm away from the center of Athens. It is an important cultural and commercial center of the whole region of Attica and an ideal place for its visitors and it's permanent residents. Exploring and driving through the Municipality of Kifisia can we see the joint of Kifisia’s cultural history accompanied by the temporary aristocratic scenery of it.
Kifisia Attica city center
Crossing and ascending the Park of Kifisia we at the iand of it the spare of Platanon with a small church. In front of us there is the Kifisia's Avenue that crosses the Municipality of Kifissia. Opposite ahead after crossing the lights we insert in Kasavetti street where the historical centre of Kiffisia is situated. The tiny central square and then a series of restaurant, cafes, variety of shops arise in front of this beautiful entertainment scenery.
The historical centre of Kasavetti street encompasses the cultural and aristocratical Greek spirit combined with the heart of Greek philoxeny. A great series of restaurants, pasteria, cafes through the plateu street of Kasavetti. synthesize a unique atmosphere in the multifaceted area of Kifissia centre. Walking through the sidewalk of georgada and then Kolokotroni Street we are directing the good part of Kifisia that of Kolonaki.
During this root, one big market with famous clothing, jewellery, art galleries and other products stores and brands awaits to meet visitors’ needs. One of the most expensive and qualitative renowned international and greek premium products are offered in the shopping area of Kifissia. The wealth and the high commercial price of the area is highlighted through the aristocratical restored Houses and Villas that are situated in the centre of Kifisia and it's sourroundings. Near the Kasavetti center there are cinemas and several restaurants.
Kifisia Attica History
A lot of renowned people such as politicians, doctors, businessmen have chosen this area as their permanent area of residence. From the ancient years, Kifisia was the place where wealthy and renowned people had their cottages here. The great Roman ambassador Irodis the Atticos used to spend his time in his epauli that was located in the temporary mitropolitikos Naos of Kifisia's.
Thousands of passengers travel daily from and to the electric station Isap Kifisia. The steam engine Wagons were after lot of years later replaced by the electrically powered Wagons.
The new era in Athenian transportation arrived. The legendary Beast as it was initially characterized a by the residents of Athens became a contemporary main transpotation line with its end situated in Kifisia Isap Station. Right across there is the historical grove square of Kifisia. Since a lot of years now and every year, in this park take place the famous floricultural exhibition. Through this event visitors acquire the chance to explore and learn the secrets of planting , also buy through a great variety of of choices multicoloured flowers and plant species. This special event is a real celebration for the Municipality of Kifisia due to fact that the exhibition magnetises great commercial interest and traffic.
Kefalari next to Kifisia
Kefalari is the special area of Kifissia, it is the center of entertainment. Near the amusement park of Kefalari, where children have the opportunity to enjoy the playground,various options of cafe, restaurants and bars synthesize the unique living and sophisticated atmosphere of the area. It is one of the most traditional places in the North suburbs of Attica for someone who want to spend his time in an organised and friendly environment. Wandering through the plateu streets with good parea and stay in one of the cafes or bars is the right choice.
Important districts in the region of Kifissia are Politeia, Nea Kifissia, Kastri and Kokkinaras. Numerous churches are located in Kiffisia with the most important being Panagia Eleutheriotissa, Saint Triada and Saint Dimitrios. Anavryta is a district situated between the Municipality of Marousi and Kifissia. The huge greenery Park of Anavryta provides to the local residents and to visitors fresh air and a unique chance to walk, run and to keep fit. In the premises of this ecological oasis park of Anavryta there are 2 fields of basketball, one football and volleyball field and a track for the runners. One small paradise surrounded by tall trees and natural greenery awaits the visitor to explore it through the paths of the park. The general hospital KAt is located in the north part of Kifissia Municipallity, betweens the lines of the train of Kat station and Kifissia avenue.
Kat hospital operates its services under the Greek State’s authority since a lot of years now and it is regarded as one of the biggest ones in Attica. The doctors and the personnel of the hospital specializes in treatments regarding disabilities injuries and failures occured by accidents.