Tatoi ( Greek: Τατόι, pronounced [ta.ˈto.i]) was the summer palace and 42 km 2 (10,000 acres) estate of the former Greek royal family. The area is a densely wooded southeast-facing slope of Mount Parnitha, and its ancient and current official name is Dekeleia.
An ideal spot for hiking, running, biking and picnicking, Tatoi Royal Palace and cemetery, set in the wooded foothills of Mount Parnitha, is one of the best day trips from Athens.
Tatoi Palace. George Pachantouris (cc by 2.0) This sprawling 10,000-acre estate was the summer palace of the former Greek Royal Family. Now abandoned, its decaying buildings and dense woods are...
Tatoi Royal Palace is a deserted royal palace in the foothills of Mount Parnitha. History of Tatoi Royal Palace. In 1872, King George I of Greece bought the Tatoi estate, at the edge of Mount Parnitha, from a government minister.
July 27, 2019 As Greece ’s new conservative government of Kyriakos Mitsotakis declared its intention to revive the famous Tatoi Palace and bring its glorious past back to life, many have been wondering what the story is behind this historic place, which shaped Greece ’s political life in the 20th century.
Tatoiou Palace 4 35 reviews #3 of 9 things to do in Acharnes Historic Walking AreasArchitectural BuildingsScenic Walking Areas Write a review What people are saying “ Magnificent! ” Aug 2019 A treasure that few people visit. Remains from the Greek monarchy's era. Not very well maintained but worth the visit due to the scenery. By Madalyn H
Address: Tatoi Palace, Acharnes. Area: Athens. Just a stone’s throw away from the centre of Athens (approximately 30 minutes by car) you will find what can only be described as paradise on earth.
20th January 2023. Public Domain, Wiki Commons. Tatoi Palace is a Greek estate previously used by the Greek Royal Family for over 100 years as a summer residence. The land was acquired by King...
© Olga Charami Greece Is Athens Athens Walks: Exploring the Former Royal Estate at Tatoi This 5km walk will spark the imagination of kids and adults alike, featuring everything from forest, to a mausoleum, and a home of kings and queens. Olga Charami | April 1st, 2021
By Anna Wichmann. January 26, 2021. The abandoned Tatoi Palace, once home to Greece ’s royal family. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. The grounds of Greece’s former royal palace, the Tatoi, will undergo a massive transformation soon. Greece is hoping to convert the stunning estate, which has been left abandoned for the past 50 years, into a hub ...