Athens Historical Day shore Tour

6hr, Private Preset tour

OVERVIEW: The Athens Historical Day Tour is great for vacationers that want to experience the history, culture and culinary choices of Athens. If you are visiting Athens on a cruise ship or are here for a multi-day vacation, our guided (optional) historic fun Athens tour will take you in A/C comfort to the most popular sightseeing locations.

INCLUDED: licensed guide (if requested at booking), A/C vehicle and dependable driver

NOT INCLUDED: entrance fees, lunch, and tips (appreciated when deserved)

HIGHLIGHTS: Acropolis, National Archaeological Museum, Plaka, Drive-by City Highlights-Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Parliament Bldg. the Panathenaikon Olympic Stadium, Hadrian's Arch and more.

DETAILS: You are picked up at the Piraeus Port then off to the "crowning jewel" of Athens, the Acropolis. Here, we see the "architectural masterpiece", the Parthenon, Temple of Nike, Temple of Athena, the Erechtheion and the "most ancient theatre in the world”, the Theatre of Dionysus and the Odeum. The 3,000 to 5,000 year history is represented masterpiece after masterpiece at the National Archaeological Museum. Afterwards, we're off to the bustling cobble stoned village of Plaka for sightseeing, time for a Mediterranean lunch and shopping for souvenirs in this ancient agora (shopping place). Lastly a City Highlights portion seeing: massive Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Parliament Bldg. with the changing of the guards, the Panathenaikon Olympic Stadium, Hadrian's Arch and more.

FYI: Piraeus Port, Air BnB, or  Hotel pick ups available (request when booking)

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Key information

  • Private tour
  • Tour guide is optional
  • Transportation and driver included
  • Full day, approx. 6 hours
  • The tour duration includes allowance for time between sites/activities.
  • Time for lunch is included in your itinerary

Itinerary (Click on activities to learn more)

Athens National Archaeological Museum
  • Entry fee reductions may apply to students and 65+ seniors.
1hr 30m
  • No wheelchair access
  • Entry fee reductions may apply to students and 65+ seniors.
1hr 30m
1hr 0m

Entrance Fees

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Guide required for groups larger than 9 persons.


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