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3-Hour Athens Sightseeing & Acropolis Including Entry Ticket

Product ID: 689
Explore the famous sites of ancient Athens on this comprehensive morning tour. From the Panathinaiko Stadium, to the Acropolis, you will walk in the footsteps of ancient and modern Greeks. A great opportunity to discover Athens for first time visitors.
About this activity
Duration: 3.5 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish

Pickup included

Pickup is available from centrally-located Athens hotels and Airbnb apartments.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the best of ancient and modern Athens on a half-day sightseeing tour
  • Visit the home of the first modern Olympic Games at Panathinaiko Stadium
  • Marvel at the Catholic Cathedral, St. Paul’s Church, and the Russian Orthodox Church
  • Travel back to Athens' ancient past, high atop the Acropolis
  • Benefit from free entrance to all the monuments
Full description
This half-day tour of Athens’ most significant sites is perfect for first-time visitors that want a comprehensive orientation of the city.

You will see many of Athens’ world-famous sites, both ancient and modern, all from the comfort of a luxury, air conditioned bus. Begin with a visit to Panathinaiko Stadium, site of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896.

Pass by the Prime Ministers residence in the former Royal Palace. Discover many of Athens' most famous religious monuments, such as the Catholic Cathedral, St. Paul’s Church, and the exquisite Russian Orthodox Church. See Greek architecture, both modern and ancient, as you drive by the Temple of Olympion Zeus, the Academy, and Constitution Square.

The comprehensiveve and varied tour concludes with an unforgettable visit to the Acropolis, icon of Athens, where you will discover the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Parthenon, and the Erechtheion.
Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Acropolis entrance fee
  • Private transfer in luxury non-smoking air-conditioned buses
  • Free pick-up and drop-off service from selected hotels in Athens
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 / 5

based on 72 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    3.9 / 5
  • Organization
    3.8 / 5
  • Value for money
    3.9 / 5
  • Safety
    4.4 / 5
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Good tour. You get what you book. 3-4 sightseeing mostly from the bus and stops at the stadium and the Acropolis which is a must. The guide Elena was very knowledgable and always informing us about the history of Athens. Recommended if you are running out of time and looking for a quick tour with a knowledgable guide.

4 September 2019

This tour was by far the best one from the three we booked through Getyourguide.com. (0 rating for Istanbul’s Ottoman Wonders with Topkapi, 3 stars for Istanbul’sByzantine with Blue Mosque and 5 stars for this one). Our guide, George Rostandis, an archeologist, was very professional, and very well informed about the sites of the tour. As planned we were picked up at our hotel by a van and did a tour of the city which gave us an insight into today's Greece and the Greek people. We ended the tour with the Temple of Olympian Zeus and finally the gem, the Acropolis. We greatly enjoyed every moment of the tour which was significantly enhanced by the knowledge of our tour guide.

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26 January 2011

I kinda had an issue finding the meeting point and key tours was thankfully flexible enough to pick me up at another place. Thank you so much (otherwise I wouldve missed the transport) :). The Acropolis is a must see spot when youre in Athens. The massive buildings just blow you away & the view from there is exceptional. Our guide Anastasia was great, she gave us a lot of infos on Athens and the history around the Acropolis. She always saw to it that the group stays together.

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31 October 2019

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Product ID: 689