Chalandri Rent a Car
Halandri or Flya, as its ancient name, is an important residential center of Athens at the foot of Penteli and is distinguished by its outstanding urban design, the extensive network of pedestrian and bicycle paths and the long tradition of its inhabitants in commerce.
It is one of the most beautiful residential areas of the basin and borders with the areas Psichiko, Filothei, Maroussi, Vrilissia, Agia Paraskevi and Holargo.
A rental car from Car Hellas Rent A Car will prove to be a valuable means of transport for your trips to Halandri.
The area is inhabited since the Neolithic Age, with findings from 2,600 BC, while in Classical times it was the Ancient Athenian Municipality of Flyas, a place of origin of many eminent citizens of the time, such as Euripides and Themistocles.
During the Roman and Early Christian times it is looted and desolate.
After the Asia Minor Catastrophe, refugees from Asia Minor are settling in, while wealthy Athenian bourgeoisers build here their country-style two-storey villas, in the green landscape with exceptional climate.
Today Halandri is a beautiful and robust area of the northern Athens area.
Rent a car at Car Hellas Rent a Car to explore its neighborhoods.
Visit the green Rainha Halandri, one of the few remaining green lungs in Athens, forming the Vrilissos river down from Penteli.
The abundant waters, the rich fauna and flora of the ravine, was the reason that the Municipality of Flyas was colonized from antiquity. There is also the Evripides Theater of Reatima where every summer festival is organized with theatrical and musical performances.
Its beautiful squares, the vibrancy of its market and the joyous pedestrian streets with bars, cafes and taverns will impress you.
Thanks to the excellent Car Hellas Rent A Car car rental service and the comfort of your travels, you will discover the beauties of this very interesting area, making your visit to Halandri and Athens an unforgettable experience!