Athens Tour

Full Day

Description

Athens tour is the most popular tour in Greece! The tour is ideal either you stay in Athens or have some hours layover (cruiseship stop). After picking you up from the arranged meeting place we start exploring the most important highlights of Athens. During the tour you will have the chance to see not only highlights of historical interest but also experience the vibe of Athens city through many interesting stops!


Tour Highlights

  • Acropolis hill: The masterpiece of Ancient Greece! You will see the Parthenon (the main temple of the hill dedicated to goddess Athena protector of the city of Athens), Propylea, temple of Athena Nike, Erechtheion, Theatre of Herod Atticus and Theatre of Dionysos.
  • New Acropolis Museum: A new and very impressing building with artifacts to see considering Acropolis.
  • Temple of Olympian Zeus: One of the biggest sanctuaries in Greece in Corinthian order dedicated to god Zeus.
  • Old Olympic Stadium (Kallimarmaron): The first Modern Olympic Games took place here in 1896. Also the finishing line of the 2004 Olumpics Marathon race.
  • Lycabettus hill: The highest point of the city providing amazing scenery for breathtaking photos.
  • Ancient Agora: This market place is where the centre of public life was in Ancient Athens. This was the place where the economic, social, political, judicial and commercial activity took place. You will also see the Temple of Hephastus, one of the most well preserved temples in Greece.
  • Tomb of the Unknown Soldier (Changing of the guards): A ritual taking place every hour all year long in front of the greek Parliament.
  • Plaka: Old town of Athens. You can stroll around the picturesque alleys. Free time to relax, maybe do some shopping and of course lunch to taste authentic greek cuisine.

Additional Information

Pickup location: Your hotel, Pireaus port, Athens airport or other location.
Dropoff location: Your hotel, Pireaus port, Athens airport or other location.
Duration: The tour duration is 9 hours.

What's extra

Unity ticket: (Acropolis hill, Theatre of Dionysos, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Ancient Agora): 30€ / per person
Acropolis museum ticket: 5 € / per person

Ticket fee discounts

  • People with disabilities (67% and above) get a 50% discount on the ticket by showing a legal paper (disability card) to confirm.
  • Also European citizens over 65 years of age have a 50% discount on the ticket fee by showing their identity card or passport to confirm.
  • Young people under the age of 18 have free access showing their identity card or passport to confirm age.

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