Explore the cultural treasures of Athens
Private tour available upon request! A two-days cultural tour exploring the center of Athens!
East meets West and classic meets contemporary in this iconic European capital. Athens is the crown jewel of Greece and a fascinating city for any visitor.
A city of legends – legendary heroes, legendary beauty and legendary hospitality – Athens is a place to delve into ancient history and to be immersed in Europe’s exciting contemporary culture. Known as the Cradle of Western Civilization, this city break to Athens offers access to a metropolis like no other. Set in the Attica region of Greece with a history spanning over 3,400 years, Athens attracts visitors from all over the world with its iconic temples, ancient monuments and cosmopolitan centre.
Of course, there’s more to Athens than its monuments. The cosmopolitan capital has a real mix of traditional and modern life. You can enjoy upmarket shopping, drinking and dining in luxurious surroundings, or traditional hospitality in Greek tavernas that have also stood the test of time. Athens is full of restaurants, and Greek cuisine is notoriously rich and delicious.
Key highlights of this journey:
– Walking tour in central Athens exploring the historic part of the city
– Visit to the Acropolis and the Ancient Agora
– Guided tour in the impressive new Museum of the Acropolis
– Accommodation in central Athens hotel
– Transfer from/to the airport
Departure6 Filellinon Street, Syntagma Square
Departure Time9:00 AM
Dress CodeCasual. Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat, sun screen.
Day 1: Arrival in Athens
Day 2: Athens tour
Here is a map with the places we visit during this half day tour