Make the most of your layover in Athens and discover its secrets and tips with a professional driver.
****Welcome to Athens.
During this amazing half day tour you will see all the most popular sights and
experience the best parts of the city. But I will also show you the special
things that make Athens great.
4 points of Athenian history unfold in your eyes in just 5 hours.
Starting with the unification of the city of Athens in 1300 BC, advancing to the Roman Empire in the years 300 BC to 270 AD, continuing to the Ottoman Empire and the mosques of the Monastiraki region and ending in the victory of the Allies in the second world war where the united states of America, led by Truman, helped the country financially.
I can adjust the schedule, duration and activities to meet your needs. Please let me know of any special requests you have.
During your half day tour we will visit the Acropolis Hill and the surrounding
monuments like Propylea, the Temple of Athena Nike, Erechteion, Karyatides and
Afterwards we will drive to Mount Lycabettus, the highest point of Athens and then to the Panathinaic Stadium, the first stadium of the first Modern Olympic games.
Driving down to the Presidental Palace, the Megaro Maximou, the Hellenic parliament, the National Technical University of Athens and a drive through the narrow streets of Plaka full of charming homes.
We will visit the Temple of Zeus, the biggest temple ever built in Athens and the Athens National Arhaeological museum.
Then we will drive to the Monastery of Daphni, which is protected by UNESCO and was built in the Byzantine period.
And lastly we will go to a local restaurant for a meal, which I will provide.
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection
Duration: 5 hours
Mercedes E 200 class(sedan), that is 3 years old with a full insurance
Clean and Air-conditioned, with Wi-Fi (Free internet).
Up to 3-4 customers.
*** 4 Mercedes E200 Sedan for 5-15 passengers (4 passengers in each vehicle)***
Other : At the end of our tour, we'll provide our customers with an All-
Inclusive dinner at a local restaurant. The dinner, includes variety of meats
and fish dishes based on customer's wish. 4 plates for each one of our
customers and a drink of their choice.
Soft drinks, candy and a snack.
*Liability insurance per person
In the End of our Tour a Great Souvenir Gift is included.!!
Estimated Local Cash Needed
40 Euro - 40 euros per person for entrance in the historical monuments - Free
Members of the ICOM-ICOMOS
Persons possessing a free admission card
Persons under 18
Soldiers carrying out their military service
University students from Greece and the E.U.
Other: Εntrance fees.
Also we can arrange for a Skip the lines tickets for Acropolis.
Contact us after or before booking for further details.
-I am not a licensed guide.
-I do not have a license to give tours inside of monuments and historical places.