Upon arrival, transfer from the port of Piraeus in our fully air-conditioned vehicle. Along the way, with this best of Athens private tour discover some of the most important sightseeing places of the city such as the Panathenaic Stadium, site of the first modern Olympics, the Greek Parliament building. Morever, the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens and the National Library, the National Garden, Hadrian’s Arc, the Zappeion, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Old Parliament building.
Then, take a scenic short ride to the center of the ancient city. Encounter this living legacy firsthand on a journey to the magnificent monuments of Athens. Enjoy the insights of your knowledgeable guide as you climb to the Sacred Rock of the Acropolis. Discover the legendary Parthenon, the splendid temple dedicated to the goddess of wisdom, Athena. Ancient myths come to life as our expert guide explains the city in the context of its tumultuous history, culture and art.
Go down the Acropolis complex and take a stroll through the old city of Athens. Delve into the heart and soul of the city walking along the city’s picturesque alleyways, the bustling market, the small cafés and taverns. There you can sample the regions culinary splendors tasting ‟souvlaki’’ the traditional Greek food.
At the end of the day, your private transfer will escort you to the port.