The history of GYH

The Youth Hostels were a Greek idea...

Youth Hostel Athens, first named old logoGreek Youth Hostel (GYH) and founded by Dimitrios Vakalis in 1957.

Dimitrios Vakalis, seven language professor, also founded the Greek Youth Hostel Association and brought to Greece years of experience.

Above the reception you will see the bright banner of the Acropolis which is located there since then.

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Various forms related to the operation of GYH.

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About Us

THE G.Y.H VYRONA is a four-storey building with a south view to the sea, Aegina Island & north facing mountains, Pateras and Ymittos. The totally renewed building was initially the main G.Y.H. since 1970. Above the reception you will see the bright picture of the Acropolis which is still there today.

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Contact Details

logo yha miniYouth Hostel Athens
20 Kallipoleos str.
Vyronas
P.C. 16232
Athens
Greece

Email: info@youth-hostel-athens.com
Tel.: 0030.210.76.28.040
Mob: 0030.697.225.0936

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