• Duration

    Daily Service – From May to October
    (Estimated walking distance 1500 meters)
    Dep.: 9:30am – Ret.: Around 1:00pm

  • Price

    Adult: 38,00 €, Child: 19,00 €
    *Entrance fees and transfers NOT included

  • Description

    Morning Tour

  • Extra fees

    Extra lunch fees:
    For adult 19,00€, For child 26,00€
    Museums Entry Fee:
    Acropolis museum 15,00€, Ancient Agora & Attalos museum 15,00€

The tour of Athens starts in front of the House of the Greek Parliament. At first you will be able to see the monument to the Unknown Soldier and watch the changing of the guards. Then you will enjoy a pleasant walk through the National Gardens the neoclassical Zappeionconference center (The oldest in Europe) the temple of Olympian ZeusHadrian’s Arch and the old Plaka district.

The tour continues with a visit to the Acropolis, where you will see the Propylea,

The temple of Nike, the Parthenon, wonders of the Golden Age of Pericles .

From the Acropolis hill you will have a breathtaking view of the surroundings, including the Agora,the Observatory, the Democracy hill (Pnyx), the Philopappos Hill and Mars Hill.

You will also admire  the theater of Dionysos and the Odeion of Herodus Atticus where ancient Greek drama was first staged. The guided tour ends on the hill of the Acropolis. Afterwards you can continue your tour by visiting the new Acropolis Museum, or Ancient Agora & Attalos Museum (Optional).

  • FROM 38.00€

    *Departure from Sydagma Square at 9:30 am

Tour’s info

Your Athens Walking Tours guide holding the orange colored Athens Walking Tours sign will be waiting for you INSIDE the Syntagma Metro Station one level down, by the ticket validating machines, underneath the big central hanging clock.

Tips

  • Wear comfortable walking shoes (no high heels)
  • Bring a hat and sunscreen lotion
  • Have a bottle of water with you
  • Dress according to weather
  • Bring your camera!

Included/Excluded

IncludedExcluded
Pick up service at Port of PiraeusFood and drinks
Round trip transfer from Piraeus Port and backEntrance fees
Acropolis guided tour
Free time in Plaka
Professional licensed tour guide

Entrance fees

ENTRANCE FEES (TICKETS) ARE NOT INCLUDED

Please make sure you have cash (euros) with you to purchase the tickets. We buy the tickets for you in advance, in order to avoid lining up.

Acropolis Ticket for adults:  26 euros (from April 01 to October 31st 2016) covering Acropolis with all its monuments (Parthenon, Erechtheion, Nike Temple, Propylaia)and also  Dionysus theater and Temple of Zeus.

For combined tickets and more information, please check here.

If you are a student or teenager hold your ID, Pass or student card to show it to our office representative and also to be entitled to the reduced entrance fees.

Note

This is an organized tour with fixed itinerary.

Departure from Syntagma Square at 9:30.

The meeting point is inside the Syntagma Metro Station, next to the ticket validating machines, underneath the hanging clock. Your tour guide or office representative will be holding a Athens Walking Tours sign to identify them. 
Please make sure that you get there at 9:15 because the tour starts at 9:30 am*.

Duration : Approximately 3:15 hours

For guests staying in Athens area, hotel transfers are not included but can be arranged on request with an extra charge