Athens One Day Tour

Athens One Day Tour

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From the Acropolis to Omonia Square, you will see during this full-day trip all the famous sites of ancient and modern Athens. Offering a perfect overview of the modern city, this guided tour will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens.

The Athens full-day tour departs for a photo stop at Panathinaiko Stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896. Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus. You will then drive past the Athens Trilogy. Continue passing by several highlights!

Continue the expert guided Athens sightseeing and  Acropolis museum one day tour with a pleasant short walk passing by Herodion and Dionysos Theater, in order to visit the ACROPOLIS museum. Avoid and skip the lines of the new museum. Main attractions such as votives, statues from archaic period, Caryatids, and of course the Parthenon hall with the metopes, the pediments and the frieze will impress you.

After a morning tour full of images continue in a local restaurant under the slopes of Acropolis for lunch. After lunch we depart for a wonderful drive along the scenic coastal road, which offers a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf, passing through some of Athens most beautiful suburbs (Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Varkiza) to CAPE SOUNION. The Cape's Temple of Poseidon is perched on a rocky hilltop overlooking the sea. The view across the Aegean is magnificent with one of the most breathtaking panoramic views in the world, extending all the way to Kea and the Peloponnese on a clear day. The Temple of Poseidon was built in 44 B.C., and many of its original Doric columns are still standing. One of the columns has a graffiti left by none other than Lord Byron in the early 1800s. The precipice is a sheer 197 foot drop to the sea.
-Panoramic tour of Athens city center
-Short stop at Panathinaikon Stadium
-Guided tour of Acropolis
-Visit the Acropolis museum
-Pass by the beautiful southern suburbs
-Visit Temple of Poseidon

-Entrance fees
-Transport by luxury bus
-Services of a Professional and licensed guide
-All taxes

Departure point: 
26 Athanasiou Diakou Str. 11743, Athens

Departure dates and times:
The tour is available from April to October daily at 8:30 a.m.

Duration: 10 Hours

Additional Info: 
For Acropolis hill and Cape Sounio, comfortable walking shoes, sun glasses, hat and loose fitted clothing are strongly recommended.