€43
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Location
Athens
Duration
3.5 Hours
Tour Code
ATH01
 
Tour Time
08:30

Athens Sightseeing half day tour

1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 4.7 out of 5 based on 28 reviews

Athens half day tour begins with a panoramic drive around Syntagma square, passing by National Garden, Hadrian’s Arch, St. Paul’s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Catholic Cathedral,and Schliemann’s House. You will then drive past the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library. Your licensed guide will explain more of Athens’s history old and new as you look at these stately buildings.
 
Continue for  a photo stop at Panathinaiko Stadium where the first  Olympic Games took place in 1896. It is the only stadium built out of white marble. Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus.

Make your way to the archaeological site of Acropolis an UNESCO’S world heritage monument and visit Propylae the monumental entrance to the Acropolis which blends Doric and Ionic building principles, and the small temple Athena Nike, which stands on a protruding mass of rock, protecting the gate to the citade and of course the Parthenon, and Erechtheion with its porch of Maidens.

With this Acropolis half day tour you will enjoy one of the top UNESCO'S world heritage monuments.

Highlights

  • Panoramic tour of Athens
  • See Ex Royal Palace
  • See Parliament
  • Monument of the Uknown Soldier
  • Stop at the Stadium
  • Entrance to Acropolis

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First modern olympic stadium


€43

Athens Sightseeing half day tour

Dates: 01/11/2018 to 13/01/2019 | per adult

Inclusions:
  • Entrance fees of the Acropolis
  • Transport by luxury bus
  • Professional and licensed guide
  • All taxes
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Personal Expenses
Additional Info:
  • If you need additional information please do not hesitate to contact us and we will provide to you in order to help you decide if this tour or activity is right for you.

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Written by Spain, Spain | 07-25-2017 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
“El paseo en bus correcto y la visita al Acropolis y al Museo muy bien.” La guía muy amena y sus explicaciones muy interesantes para comprender la historia de los monumentos que se visitan y disfrutar visitando el fantástico Museo del Acrópolis. Muy bien lo recomendaría sin duda.
Written by Olga, Malta | 02-17-2017 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
“Un resumen que te deja con ganas de mas.” una gran visita, aunque me gustaría saber el detalle de todos los costos para referenciar a personas que me piden comparar. La información y tiempo fueron muy agradables. Un saludo para Maria y que gracias por su tiempo y paciencia conmigo.
Written by Maria, United States | 11-01-2016 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
“Fascinante” Muy entretenida e informativa a nivel cultural historia estubo fascinante, Maria nuestra guía genial , estupenda.Sus explicaciones muy interesantes sobre la mitología griega y su historia .
Written by GYG, France | 08-16-2016 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
“tres instructif bien commentee” Vue magnifique sur athenes Acropole splendide Musée intéressant tour tout compris super
Written by Lynda, United Kingdom | 06-27-2016 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
“Awesome” The guide was unbelievable. She knew everything there was to know about Athens. She made this tour. I could have given her a massive hug. It was an amazing tour, made easier by the guide, did mention the guide lady was incredible!
Written by scott keck, United States | 06-10-2016 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
The overall tour was good. The tour guide was knowledgeable and we did learn a lot. I would of rated the tour higher with the exception of two occurrences 1) we had to wait and switch a bus in the beginning of the tour which gave us a late start e.g., 8:45am. 2) Our tour only lasted 2 hours (tour guide concluded at 10:45am). I tour was advertised as a half day tour.
Written by Tina, Bahamas | 06-03-2016 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
Well organized. Good buses. Knowledgeable guide.
Written by Silvertravelsurfer, United Kingdom | 05-27-2015 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
We went on the half day afternoon tour to Caps Sounio from Central Athens. The tour visits a beautiful and interesting location travelling through pleasant scenery once outside the city. The guide was informative the coach comfortable and the arrangements worked well. Oh and the entrance fee is included in the price of the tour. The site is an interesting archaeological site in beautiful scenery and the temple was built in honour of Poseidon All in all a good value trip with a reputable operator and therefore recommended.
Written by Kristi, United Kingdom | 01-25-2014 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
This tour was fantastic! The guide was engaging and was clearly very passionate about the Greek history, museums and their works. My boyfriend and I attended this tour; although I had a little prior knowledge of some of the works etc as I have studied art and Greek history, he had none, but we both felt the tour was inclusive of everyone, no matter how much you know about art or history! Without the tour, we wouldn't have experienced nearly as much of the museums. We learnt so much, and were amazed at the amount of information our guide remembered! Worth every penny.
Written by michelle, Colorado, United States | 01-14-2014 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star
This tour was an excellent half-day tour of all the main attractions at Athens. Anastasia was a fabulous guide that gave us a wealth of information along the way. Absolutely superb. Worth the money!
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Parthenon
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Propylea of Acropolis
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First modern olympic stadium
Trilogy of Athens, Academy, University, library
Athens University
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Temple of Nike Athens
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The Erectheion of Acropolis
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Changing Of The Guard
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Greek Parliament
porch of maidens at erechtion acropolis view from half day tour of athens
Erecthion
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Old Greek Parliament