Embark on a captivating journey in Athens, starting with a warm welcome at the airport. Athens, known for its ancient history and cultural significance, unfolds its magic as you explore the birthplace of democracy and civilization. Marvel at iconic landmarks like the Acropolis, Panathinaikon Stadium, and the National Garden. The Acropolis Museum offers a deep dive into Athens' rich past. Enjoy a leisure day or opt for additional adventures like a full-day Delphi tour. Your trip concludes with a seamless departure from the hotel to Athens Airport, leaving you with cherished memories of historical wonders and vibrant culture.
Meet and assist at Athens International Airport and transfer to your hotel. The Rest of the day is yours to spend to explore this fascinating city. Athens. A magical city. The city with the most glorious history in the world is worshipped by gods and people. The enchanting capital of Greece has always been the birthplace of civilization. It is the city where democracy and most of the wise men of ancient times were born. The most important civilization of the ancient world flourished in Athens and relives through superb architectural masterpieces.
Accommodation in Athens.
After Breakfast, Get ready for the Athens City Tour, From the Acropolis to Omonia Square, with the half-day Athens sightseeing and Acropolis museum tour you'll see all the famous sites of ancient and modern Athens on this comprehensive morning tour. Offering a perfect overview of the city, this guided half-day tour, the only one which includes headphone system will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens.
We start with a photo stop at Panathinaikon Stadium where the first modern Olympic Games took place in 1896. It is the only stadium in the world that is built out of white marble. We then proceed, passing by Zappeion and The Temple of Olympian Zeus. We will then pass the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens and the National Library. We Continue passing by the National Garden, Hadrian’s Arch, St. Paul’s Church, The Parliament, The Tomb of the Unknown soldier, Schliemann’s House (Numismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral, Old Parliament, Constitution Square, Russian Orthodox Church, and finally the ACROPOLIS where we will visit Propylaea, Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, and the Erechtheion with its Porch of Maidens).
We continue the tour with a short. pleasant walk passing by the Herodion and Dionysus Theater in order to visit the ACROPOLIS museum. We skip the lines of the new museum and proceed to see the main attractions such as votives, artifacts of everyday life, statues from archaic period, Caryatids, and of course the Parthenon hall with the metopes, the pediments and the frieze that will amaze you.
Accommodation in Athens.
After Breakfast, a Day at leisure to relax or do an optional tour. Recommended options include Full Day Delphi / Full Day Argolis or the Full Day Cruise.
Accommodation in Athens
Today, after breakfast you will check out from your hotel and be transferred to Athens Airport for your departure flight.