Athens Highlights Shore excursion

 (6)

Tour Number

Activity Level

210010


Categories

Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Greek (fluent), English (fluent)

All landmarks of Athens in a full day Shore excursion


The tour will start with the Acropolis visit. Just before we enter the site we'll see Mars Hill, from where we'll have an amazing view of the Ancient Agora and the best preserved ancient Greek temple of Hephaestus. On Acropolis we will see the masterpieces of the 5th century BC and the whole city and it's monuments from above. We'll then visit the New Acropolis Museum, to see the statues and the sculptures that once decorated the Acropolis monuments. Our lunch break will be in Plaka, the old historical neighborhood with the neoclassical houses and the small streets with the local shops. The tour will continue with a city drive to see Syntagma square and the House of Parliament with the National Guards and all Neoclassical buildings of Athens. We'll visit the Temple of Zeus, once the biggest temple in the city and the Old Olympic Stadium.

Itinerary

Cruise terminal
Mars Hill
Acropolis
Acropolis Museum
Plaka
City tour
Temple of Zeus
Old Olympic stadium
Cruise terminal

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Cruise terminal

End location: End location: Cruise terminal or anywhere in the city. Suggestions if you want to explore Athens on your own after our tour.

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Mini van transfer from the cruise terminal and back. Walking and driving the rest of the day.

What’s Included

Private guided tour of the Acropolis, the Acropolis Museum and all landmarks of Athens.
Transportation for up to 6 people - AC Luxury mini van

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 euros - Drinks or snacks during the tour.

What’s Extra

Acropolis ticket: 20,00 euros
Temple of Zeus: 6,00 euros
For persons under 18 years of age free admission.

Acropolis Museum ticket: 5,00 euros
For persons under 18 years of age: 3,00 euros

Transportation for more than 6 people can be arranged upon request at an extra cost.
Drinks, snacks or meals during the tour.

A Recent Review of this tour

Ioanna was fabulous. She and the driver accommodated our special requests and we had an amazing day touring the sites of Athens. All ten in our party highly recommend her and the tour.
Barbara Sainty

Read More Reviews For This Tour
Private tour guide Ioanna

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Ioanna K.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/Athens-HighlightsShoreexcursion-PrivateTour

Tours by Ioanna K.

See more of the tours offered by this guide.