Athens Private Half-Day Tour

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Experience a Half-Day Private Tour in Athens, where you will have the opportunity to visit some of the most significant sights.

  • The Panathenaic Stadium, where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896 (short stop).
  • Pass by the Prime Minister’s residence,
  • Ex-Royal Palace, (guarded by the colorful Evzones)
  • Zappion (Conference and Exhibition Hall),
  • National Garden,
  • Hadrian’s Arch,
  • St. Paul’s Church,
  • Parliament,
  • Tomb of the Unknown Soldier,
  • Schlieman’s House (Nomismatic Museum),
  • Catholic Cathedral,
  • ACADEMY,
  • University,
  • National Library,
  • Old Parliament,
  • Russian Orthodox Church.
  • Continue passing by the Temple of Olympion Zeus
  • And finally The ACROPOLIS (visit renovated Propylaea, Temple of Athena Nike, the PARTHENON and Erechtheion.

Duration approximately 4-5 hours

Sites’ Opening Hours
Summer                                                 
From  April 1st to October 31st 
08:00-19:30  

Winter
From November 1st to March 31st  
08:30-15:00

Free admission days
6 March  In memory of deceased Minister of Tourism & visionary Melina Mercouri 
5 June   International Day for the Environment  
18 April   International Monuments Day  
18 May   International Museums Day  
27 September   International Tourism Day
*  The last weekend of September annually (European Heritage Days) 
*  Sundays in the period between 1 November and 31 March 
*  National Holidays 
*  The first Sunday of every month, except for July, August and September (when the first Sunday is a holiday, then the second is the free admission day).

Admission Tickets
Adults:   20 Euros plus 10 Euros for the Archaeological Museum  

Free admission for:  
Children under 19
Students from E.U.

Reduced admission for:
Citizens of the E.U.
aged over 65 
Students from countries outside the E.U.

 

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