Full day Athens sightseeing tour

 

 

The full day sightseeing tour in beautiful Athens starts by visiting the imposing, naturaly fortified hill of theAcropolis. The tour includes a walk that travels the visitors through ancient times, by passing by Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechteion and the Parthenon.

From the top of the Acropolis hill you will enjoy a panoramic view of the ancient theater of Dionysos and the Herodion known as Odeion of Herodes Atticus. We continue the private tour with a visit of the Temple of Zeus and the Hadrian’s Arch, and we walk along the famous Kallimarmaron, know as well as Panathenaic Stadium, where the first modern Olympic Games were revived on 1896.

On the way to the beautiful Lycabetus hill, where you will have the best view of Athens, we will make a stop at thePresidenstial Mansion, the ex-Royal Palace where you can enjoy the traditional Change of the Guard.

The best part of our private tour, is that on our way from place to place, you will be able to see many important buildings and interesting places, such as the three buildings of knowledge (the University, the Academy, the National Library) the Parliament building and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the Old Greek Parliament.

After the interesting visit to Lycabetus we will head to the Hellenic Agora and the Roman Agora and reach to the famous Plaka, a picturesque place with narrow streets in the middle of Athens. After a lunch break we will continue our tour to Keramikos, where you will visit part of the Themistoclean Wall, the Dipylon Gate and the Sacred Gate, the Pompeion, the Demosion Sema and other archaeological monuments. The visit of the Kerameikos museum will conclude your visit there.

The last visit of our private tour, is the new Acropolis Museum, which is one of the most important museums worldwide. There are findings from all the area around Acropolis and the places of archaeological interest, that you will be able to admire. The private tour colcludes with the return in our starting point. For further information and details, contact us!

  • Duration:8 hours
  • Vehicle: Mercedes sedan – Capacity:4 people + the driver
  • Vehicle: Mercedes minivan – Capacity: 5-7 people + the driver