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Private Tour: Athens City Highlights Including the Acropolis of Athens

Highlights
  • Discover Athens at your perfect pace, with insights from a private guide
  • Explore historic Athens and the Acropolis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Relax with air-conditioned door-to-door round-trip transportation
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Private Tour: Athens City Highlights Including the Acropolis of Athens
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Private Tour: Athens City Highlights Including the Acropolis of Athens
US$119.01
Overview

If you’d like to know more about Athens’ history and heritage, the easiest route is a private tour. Ask your guide the questions you want and travel at your own pace as you see highlights including the Acropolis, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Panathenaic Stadium, the Changing of the Guard, and more. Hotel pickup and drop-off, plus a choice of morning or afternoon departure, adds extra convenience.

What to Expect
After your private guide collects you from your central hotel, your first stop is the Panathenaic Stadium, site of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896. Then, head to the Roman-era Temple of Olympian Zeus.

Next, continue to the National Garden and pause outside the Hellenic Parliament. Admire the Changing of the Guard, which happens every hour.

Stroll up the slopes of the ancient citadel to the UNESCO-listed Acropolis, home to spectacular buildings dating back to the peak of Athens’ power: the Parthenon, the Temple of Athena Nike, and so much more. You tour ends when your minibus drops you back at your hotel.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing experience

My friends and I had an amazing experience with our private tour with Anna! She gave us such great history lessons and amazing local tips of everything! We highly recommend this tour as a way to get insight of Athens while visiting the awesome historical...More

2  Thank KT O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dornan family holiday. Half day private tour with Emma-siva private tours

We were picked up at the hotel nice and early by Emma the tour guide, and Thanos our diver. Also friendly and seemed genuinely excited to commence the tour. The bus itself seated six people and was immaculately clean. Emma, our guide, spoke fluent English,...More

3  Thank Tom D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Awesome way to see the Acropolis and Athens

Our guide (Chara "Joy") was outstanding and the tour was a great way to see the important highlights of the city. My husband and I were in Athens for the first time. We were with our 20 year old son who had studied for some...More

2  Thank irisheyes410
Reviewed 23 May 2018
Great way to see Athens

The trip went well. The tour guide is very informative and highly recommended to anyone who has limited time in Athens. Just the final part of the tour, the host unable to send us back to the hotel due some limitation. Other than that, the...More

1  Thank Kam M
Reviewed 19 May 2018
Great private tour!

We did a half-day tour of the acropolis and the city of Athens with Konstantina who was incredibly knowledgeable and told us a great deal about the history of the area. Professional and well conducted; the guide took into consideration my mother’s leg problem as...More

Thank T B
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Kelli75095
3 April 2018|
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It is a half-day. It started at 9pm and ended about 2:00-2:30p.m. Kelli.
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