Guided tour of the historical center of Athens and the Acropolis

3 reviews

Highlights

  • Commentaries and anecdotes of your expert guide

  • The best of Athens in half a day

  • Watching the changing of the guard at the Greek Parliament

Essential info*

  • Digital voucher accepted

Duration 3hrs15 mins

Languages
  • English

Starting time 9:30 AM

Opening times 9:30 AM - 12:45 PM

Departure point/location

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* All details will be sent to you upon reservation

Description

Discover the best of Athens in half a day with this guided tour on foot where you will see the must-see sites of the historic city and the Acropolis.

Your tour will start with a visit to the metro museum of Athens where you will discover the History of Ancient Greece and objects retrieved during the construction of the undergroud.

The tour will continue exploring the amazing monuments of the Hellenic city and the Acropolis :

  • The Greek Parliament
  • The changing of Greek guards
  • The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
  • The National Garden
  • The Zappeion
  • The Temple of Zeus
  • Hadrian's gate
  • Plaka district
  • Dionysos' theater
  • The Parthenon
  • The Temple of Nike
  • The Agora
  • and many more!

Your expert guide will accompany you throughout the tour with historic commentaries and anecdotes about the monuments you will see.

The tour will come to a close at the Acropolis at the end of the morning.

Good to know

  • Availability : Every day : (excluding exceptonal cases)
  • Departure point : Metro station Syntagma
     
  • Please wear comfortable shoes
  • We recommend you wear light clothing, walking shoes and bring a rucksack with water, a snack, suncream and a sunhat
  • Children and / or students must bring valid identification proving their age
  • Admission into the Acropolis and the museum of the Acropolis are not included in the price of the tour
Cancellation Terms & Conditions
No charges will be levied for cancellations made more than 7 days before the date of the activity (excluding special dates). After this, the following charges will be levied:
Between 7 and 4 days prior: 50% of the price
After this time and in case of a no-show: 100% of the price
Any reservation made for special dates cannot be cancelled, modified or refunded.

Price includes

  • The tour on foot of the historic center Athens and the Acropolis
  • Expert guide's commentaries
  • Map and an information leaflet of Athens

Not included

  • Admission into the Acropolis, to be bought on the day
  • Admission to the monuments and / or the museam of the Acropolis
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Any other extras during lunch

Customer reviews

3 reviews
  • Arnaud C.
    May 19, 2018
  • Our guide Aristotle was great, it was a very interesting tour !
    marilou s.
    Mar 24, 2017
  • guida molto qualificata e competente, mai noiosa. E' riuscita a farci amare in pochissimo tempo la cultura greca. Complimenti!
    Chiara Z.
    Dec 9, 2014

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