Athens and Piraeus City Tour (8 hrs)

8 hr

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Itinerary
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Stop At: Acropolis, via Dionysiou Areopagitou str., Athens 105 58 Greece

You will visit the Sacred Rock of Acropolis and you'll see the most important ancient site in western world and a universal symbol of the classical spirit. Admire Parthenon, the symbol of democracy, Erechtheum with its "Porch of Maidens" known as Caryatids, Propylae, the grand entrance to Acropolis, Temple of Athena Nike.

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Acropolis, via Dionysiou Areopagitou str., Athens 105 58 Greece

You will visit the Sacred Rock of Acropolis and you'll see the most important ancient site in western world and a universal symbol of the classical spirit. Admire Parthenon, the symbol of democracy, Erechtheum with its "Porch of Maidens" known as Caryatids, Propylae, the grand entrance to Acropolis, Temple of Athena Nike.

YDon't miss to visit the new museum of Acropolis.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Plaka, Athens 10556 Greece

The old historical neighborhood of Athens it's known for its picturesque alleyways and its neoclassical architecture.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Monastiraki, Athens Greece

The area of Monastiraki is full of life all day and night long. There are a lot of restaurants to eat but also a lot of places to enjoy coffee or beverages, looking up to Acropolis, the best view worldwide-with no exaggeration.

Stop At: Plateia Syntagmatos, Leoforos Vassilissis Amalias, Athens 105 63 Greece

Syntagma square houses the Greek Parliament since 1934.

You will admire the tomb of the uknown soldier, constructed in 1930 which is guarded by the Evzones (meaning well-dressed). Every hour perform the change of the guard in the Tomb of the uknown soldier.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Mount Lycabettus, Athens Greece

Lycabettus hill is located in the center of Athens, is standing 277 metres above sea level and it's the highest point of Athens.

You will enjoy the breathtaking panoramic view of the city!

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Panathenaic Stadium, Vassileos Konstantinou Avenue opposite the statue of Myron Discobolus, Athens 116 35 Greece

It's the only stadium built entirely of marble in the whole world. It was built in 330BC. It's the finishing point for the annual Athens Classical Marathon. The Panathenaic Stadium hosted the First Modern Olympic Games in 1896 and until now hosts the Olympic Flame handover ceremony

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The Academy of Athens, 28 Panepistimiou Avenue, Athens 106 79 Greece

It' s considered to be the most beautiful neoclassical building in the world. It's a part of the Athenian Trilogy neoclassical buildings designed by the Danish architect Hansen. It was built in resemblance of the Propylae of the Acropolis.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens 157 72, Greece

The building of the university is a part of the Athenian Trilogy neoclassical buildings designed by the Danish architect Hansen. It was founded in 1839. Around the entrance you can see many statues of distinguished men: Adamantios Korais, Ioannis Kapodistrias, Gregory the Fifth and Rigas Feraios.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: National Library of Greece, 32 Panepistimiou Street, Athens 106 79 Greece

The building is the third part of the Athenian Trilogy neoclassical buildings designed by the Danish architect Hansen. It was constructed in the years 1888-1902 and preserves the Helenic Intellectual Heritage , possessing almost 2.000.000 books and periodicals and over 4.500 manuscripts.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Olympian Zeus, Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas Leoforos Amalias, Athens 105 57 Greece

The temple was dedicated to Olympian Zeus and it was one of the most famous marbled buildings in the world. There were 104 Corinthian columns of which only 15 remail standing. Ine of those blew down in 1852 because of a storm. Inside the temple was a giant gold and ivory statue of Zeus.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Arch of Hadrian (Pili tou Adrianou), Leoforos Amalias, Athens Greece

The arch was constructed in 131 bc to honor the Roman Emperor Handrian. It was marking the boundary between the old ancient city of Athens and the new city.

Stop At: Kerameikos Cemetery, Between Ermou, Peireos, and Asomaton Streets, Athens 105 53 Greece

It was the biggest cemetery of Greece during the 6th century AD.

It took its name from Keramos which means pottery in greek , from the potters that lived in the area before ot was turned into cemetary.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: National Archaeological Museum, Patision 44, Athens 106 82 Greece

The National Archaeological Museum is the first museum founded in Greek state in 1829. It's one of the most remarkable museums in the world and houses artifacts from prehistory to late antiquity.

Duration: 45 minutes

Pass By: National History Museum (Old Parliament), 13 Stadiou, Athens 10561 Greece

The old Parliament House was founded by Queen Amalia in 1858 and housed the Parliament of Greece between 1875-1932. Today it houses the National Historical Museum

Pass By: Zappeion Conference & Exhibition Center, Leof. Vasilissis Olgas, Athens Greece

Zappeion Hall is located in the National Gardens of Athens and is used for meetings and ceremonies. It was built in 1869 and it's the first building that was erected for the revival of the Olympic Games in the modern world

Stop At: Puerto de Mikrolimano, Akti Koumoundourou 36, Pireas 185 33, Greece

Mikrolimano, is a small picturesque harbor in Piraeus with luxury yachts and fishing boats and it's the second largest yacht marina of the big port. It was protected by the goddess Mounihia Artemis. In Mikrolimano you can find many fish restaurants, taverns and coffee shops and it's an ideal place for having a taste of the famous traditional greek cuisine. It' s the perfect place to have a lunch during the tour.

Duration: 1 hour

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Important Details

Included
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Private transportation
  • WiFi on board
Not Included
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Olympian Zeus
  • Entry/Admission - National Archaeological Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Panathenaic Stadium
  • All tickets and fees for entrances to Archaeological sites and Museums
  • Over the eight-hour period there is an additional cost of €25,00 per hour
  • Entry/Admission - Kerameikos Cemetery
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from all hotels, vacation rentals, r'bnb apartments, workplaces, residences in the city of Athens

Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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Cancellation Policy

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