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Athens Shore Excursion: Athens and Piraeus Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Athens Shore Excursion: Athens and Piraeus Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Maximize your time in port with a hop-on hop-off bus tour of Athens and Piraeus. Your self-guided shore excursion offers the best of both worlds, with the flexibility to visit the sights at your own pace and the on-board commentary ensuring you don’t miss anything. Jump off along the way to explore ancient sites like the Acropolis, Parthenon and the Temple of Zeus; stroll the pretty streets of Plaka; or visit popular attractions like the National Archeological Museum, Syntagma Square and the National Gardens.
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  • 1 hour 20 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$23.86
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$23.86
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Athens Shore Excursion: Acropolis Walking Tour

Athens Shore Excursion: Acropolis Walking Tour

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When your cruise ship docks in Piraeus, witness Athens’ classical highlights on a 4-hour guided shore excursion. Travel by air-conditioned vehicle to Syntagma Metro Station to see its fascinating archaeological museum, and walk up the pedestrianized Dionysiou Areopagitou past sites including the Herodian Theatre and Mars Hill. At the Acropolis, inspect the Parthenon, the temple that epitomized Athenian power in the 5th century BC, as your guide details its design. Behold the stellar city views from here and enjoy free time to explore Athens independently before your return to Piraeus.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.04
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$93.04
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The Best of Athens Full Day Private Tour

The Best of Athens Full Day Private Tour

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Travel back in time with a full day tour of Athens’ ancient monuments. Make the most of your limited time in Athens and spend 8 hours exploring the city with a private guide. Marvel at the Acropolis, walk through the picturesque Plaka neighborhood, and shop at the famous Monastiraki flea market. Those visiting for a short weekend or stopping by on a cruise will feel they’ve seen the whole city.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$356.65
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$356.65
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Athens Full Day Private Tour

Athens Full Day Private Tour

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Explore the highlights of Athens in a private vehicle on this full-day tour. Depart from your hotel and make your way the the Acropolis, where you can stroll through the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, the Temple of the Athena Nike, the Propylaea, the Erechtheum, and the Parthenon. Take in views from Lycabettus Hill and explore the neighborhoods of Plaka and Monastiraki.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$113.32
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$113.32
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Half Day Athens Private Tailor-Made City Tour (Skip the line of Acropolis)

Half Day Athens Private Tailor-Made City Tour (Skip the line of Acropolis)

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Customize your own tour of Athens and visit the landmarks that are of more interest to you on this private adventure. Choose from a number of key landmarks like the Royal Palace of Athens, the Temple of Zeus, the Archaeological Museum, and enjoy skip-the-line admission to the Acropolis. Discover ancient Greece’s rich history as you stroll around the ruins with your dedicated guide and get insider tips on the best places to eat and drink.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$345.92
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$345.92
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Hop on Hop Off Classic tour of Athens

Hop on Hop Off Classic tour of Athens

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Explore Athens at your own pace with a hop-on hop-off bus tour that provides easy transportation to key attractions like the Panathenaic Stadium and the Parthenon, part of the Acropolis. Travel across two interchanging lines—the Blue and the Orange—plus enjoy access to/from the port in Piraeus for cruise passengers.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$15.51
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$15.51
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Mycenae, Epidaurus, Nafplio full day private tour from Athens
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Mycenae, Epidaurus, Nafplio full day private tour from Athens

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Explore the archaeology and mythology of ancient Greece on this private full-day tour from Athens. Following pickup at your hotel, visit the archaeological sites of Epidaurus, Mycenae, and Nafplio with ease in a day. Along the way, discover 4th-century amphitheaters, spectacular countryside scenery, and ancient ruins, and listen as your guide sheds light on mythical rulers such as King Agamemnon.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$161.03
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Cape Sounio, Temple of Poseidon and Athenian riviera private tour from Athens
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Cape Sounio, Temple of Poseidon and Athenian riviera private tour from Athens

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Head south of Athens to Cape Sounio on a private tour that takes you to the ruins of the Temple of Poseidon, dating back to the 5th century BC and known for its location perched above the sea. On the way, admire the scenery of the coastal road through Vouliagmeni and Lagonisi, winding past beaches and the sparkling water. This tour allows you to skip the hassle of finding your own way to Sounion so you can relax and enjoy a pre-planned activity.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$98.41
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Full Day Private Tour: Essential Athens Highlights plus Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon
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Full Day Private Tour: Essential Athens Highlights plus Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon

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Make the most of your time in Greece on this full-day privately chauffeured tour of Athens. Get a true insider's view of this bustling Mediterranean metropolis and learn the history and culture of the city along the way. Explore the city while visiting such sites: Olympic Stadium, the Acropolis, Hadrian's Arch, the Temple of Zeus, and the New Acropolis Museum. Watch the changing of the guard at the parliament and then take a coastal road trip to the dramatic clifftop Temple of Poseidon. This tour is flexible and allows you to go at your own pace.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$238.56
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$238.56
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Shore Excursion: Acropolis, Athens City tour and The New Acropolis Museum

Shore Excursion: Acropolis, Athens City tour and The New Acropolis Museum

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If you’re short on time but want to experience the best of Athens, take our shore excursion from your cruise ship.  With our guide leading the way, you’ll visit the Acropolis Museum, watch the changing of the guards, and more. You’ll also save time by skipping the ticket line at the Acropolis. Round trip transportation from Piraeus Port ensures that you’ll be back in time for departure.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$116.90
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$116.90
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Athens city highlights half day private tour

Athens city highlights half day private tour

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Get around Athens’ most-cherished attractions and see the city in comfort on this private, half-day driving tour. Choose what time your small group would like to start, with hotel and port pick-up and drop-off included, and enjoy a professional chauffeur service designed to show-off the best of Greece’s ancient history and hospitality.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.60
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$65.60
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Athens Electric Bike Tour

Athens Electric Bike Tour

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Make easy work of Athens’ busy streets and steep hills by whizzing around the sights on an easy-to-ride electric bike. Glide effortlessly around the hilltop ruins of the UNESCO-listed Acropolis of Athens, pedal around the atmospheric Old Town of Plaka, and explore lively Monastiraki. Hop off along the way to see the New Acropolis Museum, Hadrian’s Arch, Panathenaic Stadium and the National Gardens of Athens.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.63
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$54.63
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Athens Greece Full Day private tour

Athens Greece Full Day private tour

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This is a great choice for history fans wanting to see Athens’ best historical sights in a day. Enjoy a stress-free adventure of Greece’s capital with a full itinerary planned out, and round-trip transport included. Visit the Parthenon, the New Acropolis Museum, the Temple of Zeus, Lycabettus Hill, Plaka, Athens Riviera, and much more. As it’s a private tour, the itinerary can be altered based on personal preferences.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$423.45
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$423.45
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Athens Highlights Half Day Private Tour

Athens Highlights Half Day Private Tour

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If you’re short on time but want to see everything that Athens has to offer, take a five-hour tour by private transportation. The day starts with convenient pickup from your hotel and then takes you to the Acropolis, Panepistimiou Street, and much more. Traveling by private car enables you to take advantage of your time. You also have the flexibility to explore each attraction independently or add a licensed guide at an additional coast.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$88.86
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$88.86
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All Day Cruise -3 Islands to Agistri,Moni, Aegina with lunch and drinks included

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All Day Cruise -3 Islands to Agistri,Moni, Aegina with lunch and drinks included

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Escape the urban energy of Athens for the day and set sail for the Saronic Islands aboard a spacious Greek sailing ship. Find your favorite spot on deck to soak up the Mediterranean sun while island-hopping to Agistri, Moni, and Aegina. From ancient temples and wild peacocks to pristine beaches, there’s something for everyone at each stop. Swim and snorkel right off the boat, and indulge in a delicious Greek lunch onboard during this luxury island adventure.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$144.93
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Skip the Line Acropolis of Athens and New Acropolis Museum Tour

Skip the Line Acropolis of Athens and New Acropolis Museum Tour

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Journey back to Ancient Greece on this guided tour of the UNESCO-listed Acropolis of Athens, including a visit to the New Acropolis Museum. Visit the Theatre of Dionysus and Dionysus Sanctuary, stroll past the Propylaea gateway and the Temple of Athena Nike, then stand in awe before the grand ruins of the Parthenon, looking down over Athens below. After exploring the sprawling citadel, follow your guide on a tour of New Acropolis Museum and learn more about the excavations as you browse more than 4,000 artifacts unearthed from the Acropolis.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$62.03
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$62.03
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ATHENS INTRODUCTION - FOR FIRST TIME VISITORS- Full day Private Tour

ATHENS INTRODUCTION - FOR FIRST TIME VISITORS- Full day Private Tour

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Cover more than two millennia of history in just one day on a private 8-hour tour of Athens. Private transportation and an engaging guide ensure that you enjoy an immersive and holistic sightseeing experience. Ancient historical highlights include the Acropolis, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Panathenaic Stadium, and Mount Lycabettus. You also enjoy a tour of the popular labyrinth like neighborhood of Plaka.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$197.40
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$197.40
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Delphi full day private tour from Athens
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Delphi full day private tour from Athens

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Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site at Delphi, home of the 4th-century-BC Temple of Apollo on this private, full day excursion from Athens. Travel in private, air-conditioned vehicles and get around all the sites your group is interested in visiting within the extensive mountainside archaeological complex before returning comfortably to Athens.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$161.03
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Acropolis Walking Tour, Including Syntagma Square and Historical City Center

Acropolis Walking Tour, Including Syntagma Square and Historical City Center

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Delve into the history of ancient Greece on this Athens walking tour. With an expert guide, stroll around the historic heart of Athens to see Syntagma Square, the Parliament Building, and the ancient ruins tucked around the slopes of the stunning, UNESCO-listed Acropolis. Check out fascinating archaeological exhibits in Syntagma Square and admire awesome views of the Parthenon as you view the Theater of Dionysus, Odeon of Herodes Atticus and other sights. With revealing commentary from your guide throughout, this walking tour of Athens will delight history buffs. Please note admission to the Acropolis is at your own expense.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$53.68
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$53.68
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Delphi Private Full Day Tour from Athens

Delphi Private Full Day Tour from Athens

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Get the most out of your time in Greece by traveling from Athens to Delphi. You’ll save time organizing transport by having a private vehicle to take you between dispersed attractions around Delphi. Highlights include Levadia, The Oracle of Delphi, the Museum of Delphi, and the Sanctuary of Athena Pronea.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$243.33
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Meteora All Day Tour From Athens

Meteora All Day Tour From Athens

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If you’re planning a day trip to Meteora from Athens, your time in Meteora will be limited. Other than fastidiously researching each monastery in advance, having a guide on hand is the most realistic way to guarantee you’ll actually get to see three of the famous monasteries during your half-day in the area. With this full-day excursion from Athens, rest assured that you’ll actually get to share in the wonder of Meteora - instead of risking whittling away all your time as you try to overcome poor planning and logistics.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$291.33
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$291.33
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Athens Super Saver: City Sightseeing Tour plus Half-Day Cape Sounion Trip

Athens Super Saver: City Sightseeing Tour plus Half-Day Cape Sounion Trip

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Combine two popular tours of Athens and Cape Sounion into one day at a discounted price with this Athens Super Saver. In the morning, board an air-conditioned coach for a sightseeing tour of Athens’ highlights. With an expert guide, stroll around the Parthenon and antiquities on the Acropolis; visit the New Acropolis Museum; see the Panathenaic Stadium and more. Then, take an afternoon trip to Cape Sounion, where the Temple of Poseidon overlooks the Aegean Sea. Admire the glittering temple and stellar views before your return by coach to Athens.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$122.38
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$122.38
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Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day Small-Group Tour from Athens

Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day Small-Group Tour from Athens

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Visit one of Greece’s most picturesque coastal viewpoints on a half-day small-group tour from Athens to Cape Sounion. Travel by minivan along south Attica’s scenic shoreline roads to reach the ancient Temple of Poseidon, built atop a towering sea cliff with fantastic views of the Aegean. Explore the ruins of this temple dedicated to the Greek god of the sea, and opt for an afternoon tour to catch a famously beautiful sunset.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$64.41
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Best of Athens: Private Full-Day Tour including the Acropolis & Acropolis Museum

Best of Athens: Private Full-Day Tour including the Acropolis & Acropolis Museum

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Spend a full day exploring Athens. This tour allows you to visit highlights such as the Acropolis, the ancient Greek agora, Hadrian's Gate, and more. Stop in Plaka for free time and lunch. Round-trip private transportation included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$267.06
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What people are saying about Shore Excursions in Athens

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Athens Shore Excursion: Athens and Piraeus Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
"The tour guide was very pleasant and knowledgeable, we enjoyed the tour. We got the 2nd day for free but unfortunately we didn't have time to do it since we were leaving Athens."..."
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Athens Shore Excursion: Acropolis Walking Tour
"Adonis was a very well educated and informative guide. He showed us all over Athens and hiked the Acropolis with us."..."
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The Best of Athens Full Day Private Tour
"Excellent time . Mackey was the best. Excellent service and very knowledgeable . He knew his way around the city . Thank you"..."
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Athens Full Day Private Tour
"Really enjoyed the entire day with Tas. He was a great guide who was prepared, early and gave us great advice to make the most of our time in Athens. Would recommend this tour for a couple or small group for sure!"..."
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Half Day Athens Private Tailor-Made City Tour (Skip the line of Acropolis)
"Our tour guide Peggy was very knowledgeable which allowed us to make the most of our brief stop in Athens. We saw the important sites and learned a lot about ancient Greece. Our driver Christos got us everywhere we needed to be safely and efficiently. We highly recommend this tour."..."
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Hop on Hop Off Classic tour of Athens
"Glad to leave the driving to professionals in Athens. Easy to find stops. Agents available to answer questions."..."
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Mycenae, Epidaurus, Nafplio full day private tour from Athens
"George was wonderful. He was patient and took excellent care of us. Explained the areas we visited and provided a lot of historic info that made the trip more valluable. Also, it was a great day trip from athens."..."
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Cape Sounio, Temple of Poseidon and Athenian riviera private tour from Athens
"Excellent experience, George was amazing, he went above and beyond, definitely recommend Thanks George for really amazing service Regards Oswaldo"..."
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Full Day Private Tour: Essential Athens Highlights plus Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon
"Not rushed but got it all in! Definitely a 5 star experience. Pack light, wear comfortable attire, and plan for some bottles of water - there is a moderate amount of walking."..."
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Shore Excursion: Acropolis, Athens City tour and The New Acropolis Museum
"He was incredibly well educated on the history and motivations that drove these monuments, very witty and personable. We feel very fortunate to have been guided through this tour by Hermes and very much appreciate his professionalism and genuine efforts to represent Greece culture honestly and with great pride in his heritage."..."
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Athens city highlights half day private tour
"Very nice and knowledgeable driver/tour guide and we saw lots of nice tourist attractions. He dropped us off at our destinations and waited for us at the drop off location no matter how long we took. Great experience and hassle free."..."
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Athens Electric Bike Tour
"This is a fantastic way to see Athens and even better at night. Our hosts were wonderful, and patient ... as we got lost finding them. Thank you. Highly recommended."..."
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Athens Greece Full Day private tour
"Dimitris was an excellent guide and we had a fantastic Athens full day tour. The entire experience was educational and exciting."..."
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Athens Highlights Half Day Private Tour
"Alexandra was great. He was very knowledgeable about the city and it's history. Tour time was long enough to see the major attractions."..."
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All Day Cruise -3 Islands to Agistri,Moni, Aegina with lunch and drinks included
"Loved the atmosphere and music on the boat. Amazing experiences with swimming and biking on the islands. Delicious lunch and friendly staff. Definitely recommend!"..."
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Skip the Line Acropolis of Athens and New Acropolis Museum Tour
"This was worth the time and money! Fotini was a fantastic guide and made the tour fun and educational. She answered all of our questions about the historical sites and general greek culture. She was also very patient with the members of the group who wanted to take some extra photos of all the sites."..."
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Delphi full day private tour from Athens
"Great day trip. Comfortable car and very knowledgable, helpful, flexible driver, Tom. Enjoyed the sites at Delphi and the good recommendation for lunch. Glad Tom told us to bring our vaccine certs as this was not mentioned by the company but no admittance to the museum without!"..."
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Acropolis Walking Tour, Including Syntagma Square and Historical City Center
"We were lucky to have KIMON as our guide. He is terrific, very knowledgeable about the area. We had great time with fun and laughter. Highly recommend this."..."
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Delphi Private Full Day Tour from Athens
"Effy was a top notch guide - highly recommend! A long drive to the site , but well worth the time. Delphi site with on site museum were both incredible ."..."
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Meteora All Day Tour From Athens
"We had a wonderful time! Demitrius, ur driver was very knowledgeable, helpful, and had great suggestions of which monasteries to visit and where to take pictures. He gave us a lot of historical facts on the ride and we thoroughly enjoyed our car ride with him and the beautiful sights of Meteora!"..."
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Athens Super Saver: City Sightseeing Tour plus Half-Day Cape Sounion Trip
"Tour guide was very knowledgeable and told great stories about each site and added history. great way to see a lot of historic Athens at once."..."
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Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day Small-Group Tour from Athens
"What a great sunset! Worth the trip! And beautiful dinner views by the sea at the bottom of the temple. Driver and tour guide was so nice"..."

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