|DURATION||Halfday – Morning|
|HIGHLIGHTS||Athens, Acropolis Museum, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Panathenian Stadium, Catholic Cathedral, Academy, University, National Library, Omonia Square, Roman Temple of Olympian Zeus, Acropolis|
|DEPARTURE||Daily except for Monday|
|INCLUDED|| Professional licensed English speaking guide
Pick up – drop of transfers
All entrance fees to the sites stated above the itinerary
|NOT INCLUDED|| Personal expenses.
Any drinks and the meals not mentioned in including section.
Depart 08:45 a.m. – Return 12:30 p.m.
Enjoy a tour of Athens, combining many of the cities principal modern and classical sights. This tour includes an overview of the modern city and striking contrasts to the remains of its glorious past. Drive by the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in front of the Parliament House on Constitution Square, the Panathenian Stadium (site of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896). See the Presidential Palace (ex Royal Palace), government buildings and elegant homes. Drive along Panepistimiou Avenue and see the Catholic Cathedral, the Academy, University, National Library and Omonia Square. In contrast, we visit the Roman Temple of Olympian Zeus and the crowning beauty and glory that were Athens, the Acropolis with its many monuments atop its rocky base, including the awesome Parthenon, the Propylae, the Temple of Athena Nike and the Erechtheum with its Porch of Maidens. We also visit the Acropolis Museum.
N.B. Guests staying on the coast will be transferred back to their hotels around 3:00 p.m. with the Cape Sounion Tour bus.
|Tour Date||Tour Rate|
|Daily except on Monday||71-$US per person|