Tour in Athens

Cultural & Theme Tours in Athens

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Follow the footsteps of the most emblematic figures of the Golden era while you enjoy a luxurious private tour.Using only luxury Mercedes Benz Black Edition non-smoking vehicles with all the latest amenities including on board Wi-Fi, our services are offered by professional native English speaking drivers with historical backgrounds fully licensed and insured by the local authorities.
In this tour you will explore the city centre and the most important archaeological sites of Athens.   We will visit the Panathenaic Stadium, which is also known as Kallimarmaro Stadium, where the first modern Olympic Games took place in 1896. You’ll also see the Greek Parliament, the Monument of the Unknown Soldier, and watch the Changing of the Guards getting to know about the symbolism of the ritual. We will continue with the Greek Parliament, you will see Zappeion (Conference and Exhibition Hall) and then you will proceed to the Roman Temple of Olympian Zeus. Passing by Hadrian Arch and the National Garden, we will visit the Acropolis and Propylae, the temple of Athena Nike, the Parthenon, and Erechtheion. The Acropolis Museum is the  highlight on this tour, a perfect follow-up to exploring the sites at the Acropolis itself. Recognized as one of the top museums in the world, you’ll find yourself up close to the impressive marble masterpieces found on the Acropolis. We will also drive through Plaka (the oldest neighborhood in Athens) the picturesque quarter of the city, where there are little shops with handmade crafts and gifts for you and your loved ones and Monastiraki (Flea Market), where you can have a pleasant walk and shop with your friends and family.

What’s included

  • Light refreshments
  • Local guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Professional guide
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Walking tour
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks