Description


CATEGORY: Sightseeing Tours
TOUR NAME: The Athens City Tour & Acropolis Museum
STARTING PRICE: 69 € per adult

HIGHLIGHTS

  • travel agency athens greece Panoramic city tour of Athens city centre
  • travel agency athens greece Guided tour of Acropolis with proffesional guide
  • travel agency athens greece See top Athens attractions such as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Constitution Square and Panathenaic Stadium
  • travel agency athens greece Visit  the Acropolis of Athens and see the world-famous Parthenon temple
  • travel agency athens greece Guided tour of the Acropolis Museum
  • travel agency athens greece See the Erecthion with Caryatids

ACTIVITY INFO

From the Acropolis to Omonia Square, with the half-day sightseeing and Acropolis museum tour you'll see all the famous sites of ancient and modern Athens on this comprehensive morning tour. Hear insightful commentary from your guide, and pass top Athens attractions including the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Greek Parliament building and Presidential Palace Offering a perfect overview of the modern city, this guided half-day tour will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens. 

The Athens half-day tour, depart for a photo stop at Panathinaiko Stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896. It is the only stadium built out of white marble. Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus.  You will then pass the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library. Continue passing by National Garden, Hadrian’s Arc, St. Paul’s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown soldier, Schliemann’s House (Numismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral,  Old Parliament, Constitution Square ,Russian Orthodox Church, and finally ACROPOLIS (visit Propylae the gateway, Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon,Erechtheion with its Porch of Maidens). Stroll up to the UNESCO-listed site that served as the ancient citadel, and tour the buildings as you hear how they reflected Athens’ prosperity in the 5th century BC.


Continue the expert guided Athens sightseeing and museum tour with a pleasant short walk passing by Herodion and Dionysos Theater, in order to visit the  ACROPOLIS museum. Avoid and skip the lines of the new museum. Main attractions such as votives, artifacts of every day life, statues from archaic period, Caryatids, and of course the Parthenon hall with the metopes, the pediments and the frieze will impress you. 

INCLUDES

  • travel agency athens greece Entrance fees of the Acropolis and Acropolis museum
  • travel agency athens greece Transport by luxury A/C bus
  • travel agency athens greece Hotel Pick up and drop off  service
  • travel agency athens greece Services of a Professional and licensed guide
  • travel agency athens greece All taxes

Event Details

Starts on:23/05/2019

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