Athens Acropolis and New Acropolis Museum Tour

  • 6 Hours
  • Adult

  • Child

From, 75,00  Per Adult
From, 45,00  Per Child

Description

Discover the vibrant city of Athens on this morning sightseeing tour, which takes you on a journey through the ancient and modern history of the city. From the iconic Athens Acropolis to the bustling streets of the city center, this tour will give you a full view of Athens’ most famous landmarks.

Begin your tour by visiting the UNESCO-listed Acropolis of Athens, a symbol of the city’s prosperity during the 5th century BC. Explore the magnificent Parthenon, which was built in honor of the goddess Athena, and learn about the history and mythology behind this iconic structure.

Next, head to the world-famous New Acropolis Museum, where more than 4,000 ancient objects are exhibited. Admire the impressive collection of artifacts, which date back to the Greek Bronze Age, the Roman and Byzantine eras, and beyond.

Continue your journey through Athens by visiting the city’s most important sites, such as the Change of the Guards (Evzones) at the Greek Parliament and the Panathenaic Stadium (Kallimarmaro), which hosted the first modern Olympic Games in 1896. Marvel at the National Library and the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens, two of the city’s most iconic landmarks, before visiting the historical Temple of Olympian Zeus, a gigantic, semi-ruined edifice completed in the 2nd century AD.

Throughout the Athens Morning Sightseeing Tour, your professional guide will lead you through the rich and turbulent history of Athens, where the modern world meets the past. Learn about the city’s cultural heritage, its politics, and its impact on Western civilization.

After the tour, you will have a deeper understanding and appreciation of the beautiful city of Athens and its historical and cultural significance. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the best of Athens in just a few hours.

Duration

6 Hours

Language

English

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Highlights

  • Visit the UNESCO-listed Acropolis of Athens, a symbol of the city's prosperity in the 5th century BC.
  • Explore the magnificent Parthenon, one of the most famous landmarks in Greece.
  • Discover the world-famous New Acropolis Museum, home to more than 4,000 ancient objects.
  • Witness the Change of the Guards (Evzones) at the Greek Parliament, a traditional ceremony that takes place every hour.
  • Visit the Panathenaic Stadium (Kallimarmaro), the site of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896.
  • See the National Library, the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens, and the historical Temple of Olympian Zeus, an impressive ruined edifice from the 2nd century AD.
  • Follow a professional guide who will provide you with insight into the rich and turbulent history of Athens, where the past meets the present.

Included

  • Hotel Round Trip Transfer Service
  • Air-Conditioned Luxury Bus With WiFi
  • Tickets to the Archaeological Sites and Museum
  • Professional Licensed Tour Guide
  • All Taxes

Excluded

  • Personal Expenses
  • Gratuities

Frequently Asked Questions

At what time does the tour departure?

There is a Pick-up Service from 07:30 – 08:30 A.M. free of charge from the majority of The Hotels in the Athens area.

At what time does the tour return?

The Return Time is at 02:00 P.M. (Approx.) to the Original Pickup point

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