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Best of Athens in a day tour
Prices are generally for the whole group and not per person (except for tours including meals and other entrance fees to attractions included in the tour).
Variations (+ or -) may apply depending on the number of people and will be calculated at the time of booking.
In just 7 hours you will see Athens' main monuments, explore famous districts and hidden local favorite areas, along with your expert licensed guide!
About this tour...
Whether you have only one day in Athens or you want to optimize your time in the Greek capital, join our Best of Athens private tour in a day.
Visit the Acropolis, the Acropolis museum, the Temple of Zeus, Hadrian's Arch, the Lycicrates monument, observe the Guards outside of the Greek Parliament. Explore famous districts such as Plaka, Monastiraki, Thiseio and the liveliest part of the city, the Athens central food markets.
Your guide will give you an insight of the rich history of Athens through interesting facts and you will also witness the modern way of live in this bursting City.
There is no better place to start this best of Athens in a day tour by visiting the two most important Athens attractions: the Acropolis hill and the Acropolis museum. See the Parthenon and all the other monuments while your passionate guide shares his knowledge with you and giving you a great journey through the thriving times of Athens.
Admire the magnificent Temple of Zeus and Hadrians Arch, two great monuments giving you a fusion feeling between Ancient Greek and Roman times.
Continue your walking tour at the slopes of the Acropolis, pass by the Ancient Roman Agora of Athens and the Hadrian’s Library. At Monastiraki square deep more in city’s evolution from the ancient, Medieval and modern history and let your guide show you a secret river and hidden gems only locals know.
Blend with the locals in the Athens central food markets, feel the amazing atmosphere and indulge to some olive or nuts tasting directly from the market. The perfect place to have our lunch break if you desire!
Walk through Athens’ most famous shopping street, Ermou, and reach the most central Square of Athens where you will see the change of the guards and have a relaxing walk inside the National Gardens.
Make the most of your time in Athens, join this tour and see the city's highlights and local hot spots in one day!
Acropolis metro station. Pick up can be arranged from port or a hotel at the city center.
Basic price is for 2 persons.
Price for the group depending on number of people:
1 person €565
2 persons €500
3 persons €675
4 persons €800
5 persons €875
6 persons €900
7 persons €1050
8 persons €1200
What is included
- Walking tour of Athens
Guided tour to the Acropolis and Acropolis museum
Entrance fee of Acropolis and Acropolis museum
Skip the line
Expert Licensed guide
Pick up from hotel within 15 minutes walking distance from meeting point
All taxes and VAT
Hygiene products (hand sanitizers and face masks)
What is extra
- Your lunch
Entrances to the Temple of Zeus, the Ancient Roman and Greek Agora or other archaeological sites
Transfer from port (due to Covid-19 the price is temporarily for 3 people max in a minivan)
This Tour is available in:
Wheel chair friendly
Type of transportation
Yes this tour is also perfect for kids and families.
Walking tour. Mini van is used for transfering from port to Athens city center.
Agathi & team
Meet your guide
Eureka Αthens!! This is probably what our beloved Archimides would have shout after he had taken a walk with us in the astonishing scenery of modern Athens. We are a local boutique tour company offering high quality experiences in the city of Athens and in selected Greek destinations always aiming to create great memories to our visitors to take back home.
Our main activities include theme walking experiences for all ages and interests such as food,shopping, sightseeing tours and shore excursions. Furthermore we create tailor made experiences which are designed according to your wishes and needs.