Half Day Tour - Athens
Athens Half Day Sightseeing
This half day tour gives you an excellent introduction to the highlights, both old and new, of a truly fascinating city.
Duration of tour: 3 hrs 45 mins
This tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Our expert guides take you to see the centre of the city, Constitution Square (Syntagma), the Parliament, the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier and the National Library. On your way to the Acropolis you will see the Panathenaic Stadium (where the first Olympic Games of the modern era were held in 1896), the Temple of Olympian Zeus and Hadrian's Arch. At the Acropolis we visit the Museum and the architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and, finally, the monument that 'puts order in the mind', the Parthenon.
If your hotel is on the coast, you may be transferred back to your hotel at around 15:00 with the Cape Sounion Tour bus. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the time shown on your voucher. Until further notice the Acropolis site museum will be closed.
Pick up from most hotels can be arranged with the supplier directly.
This tour is operated in air conditioned vehicles.
Guided English Tours departing daily:
Go Tours Terminal start of tour at 8:45am.