Athens Highlights Private Tour

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Athens Highlights Private Tour

From € 55 per person

Discover Athens on this 4-hour private tour. Explore iconic sites of the city that invented western civilization from the comfort of a top of the line Mercedes Benz vehicle.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Small group
Limited to 15 participants
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4 hours
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Driver
English
Pickup optional
Pickup is available from hotels or apartments in Piraeus or the city center of Athens. Please wait in the lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy the privacy and comfort of your personal Mercedes Benz vehicle and driver
  • See the most iconic Athenian buildings and districts
  • Discover breath taking panoramic views from the Lycabettus Hill
  • Explore the pinnacle of architecture on the Acropolis
Full description
After pick-up from your hotel or port by private driver your first stop is the heart of Athens, the Acropolis. Observe the city’s rich history, documented in every piece of marble gracing the Parthenon, Erechtheion and Propylaea. From the rocky heights view the new Acropolis Museum, an architectural jewel which hosts a rich variety of treasures. From there head towards the city centre to see Syntagma Square, the Greek Parliament and the impressive Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the heart of the modern Greek Republic. Then enter the most cosmopolitan quarter with its elegant shops and countless dining options. Next take the road to the Panathenaic Stadium which hosted the first modern Olympic Games at their revival in 1896. Nearby enjoy the cool shade of the National Gardens and view the Zappeion Megaro Hall, one of the city’s most important and impressive neoclassical buildings. Finally, your route will pass by the picturesque Plaka area to enjoy the famous view from the Lycabettus Hill. Savour the sight of Athens laid out before you illuminated and noble.
Includes
  • Bottle of water for each passenger on-board
  • Wifi on-board
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off service (if option chosen)
  • Local taxes
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Entrance fee to the Acropolis
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Important information

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  • The drivers are not official tour guides, but they are knowledgeable and can provide fascinating commentary in fluent English. Although they will not enter the archaeological sites with you, they can answer most of your questions about the places you visit with this tour
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Smooth running. Good insight into the city

14 October 2019

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