Shops will be open on Sunday, December 11, a day before the start of the Christmas holiday season, with shopkeepers hoping for an increase in shopping traffic.
In particular, you will be able to take a walk in the shops of the shopping streets from 11 am on Sunday until 6 pm.
Those who visit the malls, these will work until 8 in the evening.
However, this Sunday will not be the only one with open shops, as the next 18 December will also be a shopping day.
Below you will see in detail the opening hours of the shops from Sunday 11/12 until January 2, as well as which days the shops will be closed.
The Trade Association of Athens and Thessaloniki have already given the proposed opening hours of the shops during the holidays.
“Despite all the problems faced by businesses and households due to the energy crisis, the decorated shops give a note of optimism and transport us to the climate of the days, offering at the same time a variety of products at very good prices”, said the president of the Athens Chamber of Commerce Stavros Kafounis.
On both Sundays, in addition to the shops, they will also be open Super Market.
The 2022 holiday schedule in detail
The proposed opening hours of the stores are as follows:
- Sunday 11/12/2022 11:00-18:00
- Monday 12/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Tuesday 13/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Wednesday 14/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Thursday 15/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Friday 16/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Saturday 17/12/2022 09:00-18:00
- Sunday 18/12/2022 11:00-18:00
- Monday 19/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Tuesday 20/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Wednesday 21/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Thursday 22/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Friday 23/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Saturday 24/12/2022 09:00-18:00
- Sunday 25/12/2022 Closed
- Monday 26/12/2022 Holiday
- Tuesday 27/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Wednesday 28/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Thursday 29/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Friday 30/12/2022 09:00-21:00
- Saturday 31/12/2022 09:00-18:00
- Sunday 1/1/2023 Closed
- Monday 2/1/2023 Holiday
The opening hours on Sunday 11/12 in shopping centers and malls
The stores will be open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., while the opening hours in the commercial centers of Attica are as follows:
The Mall Athens
The Mall in Maroussi will welcome customers on Sunday with opening hours 11:00 – 20:00, like all Sundays.
On December 11, the Golden Hall will be open at the same time.
Athens Metro Mall and Avenue
The stores of the two shopping centers will also be open to consumers from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The McArthurGlen discount village shops will remain open from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Supermarket opening hours on 11/12
It will be open AB Vassilopoulos with opening hours usually from 11 am to 6 pm.
During the festive season, supermarkets “Sclavenite» are also left open.
So do supermarkets Masoutis which operate on other Sundays only with five exceptions:
- “Macedonia” airport at 07:00 – 23:00
- Asprovalta stores, Peramos Prefecture, Thassos, at 10:00 – 17:00
- Shops N. Epivates, Michaniona, Perea, Epanomi, 10:00 – 15:00
- Halkidiki shops 11:00-17:00
- Katerinis stores 11:00 – 15:00
The My Market they usually stay open on scheduled Sundays according to the suggested hours, i.e. from 11:00 to 18:00.