A classic half day Athens tour, for first time visitors.
The past and the present of Athens unfolds before your eyes while we drive around the city's highlight spots and monuments like the Temple of Zeus, the Old Stadium, Syntagma square, the Parliament and the Tomb to the Unknown soldier, the Academy, the Library, and the National Gardens.
Discover the finest samples of art in the Acropolis museum galleries; walk with me to the Acropolis and let me tell you the fascinating story of the city that became the "School of Greece" and the cradle of the Western civilisation under the shade cast by Athena' s sacred olive tree.
*The Acropolis monuments (Parthenon, Erechtheion, Propylaia, Temple of Nike).
Views over the theatre of Herodes Atticus, the Mars Hill, the Ancient Agora, Theatre of Dionysos.
*The Acropolis museum collections
*City tour (driving) around the historical centre to see the Temple of Zeus, Old Stadium, Syntagma square, Parliament and Tomb to the Unknown soldier, Academy, Library, National Gardens.
The itinerary can be adapted to traveller's interests: do not hesitate to contact me for a customized tour.
MEETING POINT + TOUR DURATION
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 3 hours
In summer time, especially during July and August, most people try to minimise their exposure to the high temperatures; thus, this tour is ideal as it includes just 1h30 walking (while visiting the Acropolis).
*For families up to 6 people, we use a modern, luxurious, fully a/c, Mercedes mini van & the services of a professional driver.
*2-way transfer from the cruise terminal: an additional 80 euros fee will be added to the final tour cost.
*A larger vehicle is required for larger groups of travellers (we can accommodate from 7 to 45 people). Please contact me for details and a quote.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
ESTIMATED LOCAL CASH NEEDED
No cash is needed for this tour
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks