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Athens Higlights Walking Tour

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Duration
time-raw30 minutes
Difficulty
Easy
Starting point
Your accommodation in Athens
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Pickup Option
Free Pickup

Explore the highlights of the historical city of Athens on this 3-hour walking tour. You will be accompanied by a knowledgeable guide who will provide commentaries on all the sites covered on this tour. The sites will include; the Hellenic Parliament, the National Garden, Zappeion Conference & Exhibition Center, Areopagus Hill, among many more.

What to expect?

Itinerary

Stop At: Hellenic Parliament

  • House of the Greek parliament and the Monument to the Unknown Soldier and watch the changing of the guards.

Stop At: National Garden, Athens, Attica

  • Your tour then continues towards the National Gardens

Stop At: Panathenaic Stadium, Athens, Attica

  • The Panathenaic Stadium or Kallimarmaro is a multi-purpose stadium in Athens, Greece. One of the main historic attractions of Athens, it is the only stadium in the world built entirely of marble.

Stop At: Zappeion Conference & Exhibition Center, Athens, Attica

  • Passing by the beautiful neoclassical Zappeion Hall

Stop At: Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens, Attica

  • Temple of Zeus and Hadrian’s Arch

Stop At: Odeon of Herodes Atticus

  • From there you enter the famous Plaka district where you see the portrait of Melina Merkouri. After we head towards the beautiful pedestrian walkway of Dionyssiou Areopagitou, passing by the Odeon of Herodes Atticus.

Stop At: Mars Hill

  • We reach Areopagus Hill where we will begin our ascent while taking in the spectacular views of the city below. Your guide will give you a detailed explanation into the glorious monuments of the Acropolis such as the Parthenon, Erechtheion, Propylaea, Nike Temple and the surrounding monuments (such as Temple of Hephaestus, Philopappos Hill, Observatory, Pnyx Hill and Ancient Agora).

What is included?

  • All fees & taxes
  • English-speaking guide
  • Hotel pickup

Is this experience for me?

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

What do I need to bring?

  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Bring comfortable walking shoes
  • A camera

Additional information

  • Entrance Fees: Acropolis: Full: €20, Reduced: €10 Combo Ticket: Full: €30, Reduced: €15 (Acropolis of Athens, Ancient Agora of Athens, Archaeological Museum of Kerameikos, Archaeological Site of Lykeion, Hadrian's Library, Kerameikos, Museum of the Ancient Agora, North slope of the Acropolis, Olympieio, Roman Agora of Athens, South Slope of Acropolis). Valid for 5 days.
  • Please note: Tickets for the archaeological sites can be issued also separately with a different cost for each site.
  • Free Admission Days: 6 March (in memory of Melina Mercouri) 18 April (International Monuments Day) 18 May (International Museums Day) The last weekend of September annually (European Heritage Days) 28 October Every first Sunday from November 1st to March 31st
  • Holidays: 1 January,25 March,1 May,Easter Sunday,25 December, 26 December: Closed
  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
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Meeting Point

  • You will be picked at your hotel

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$40