Athens at a Glance tour

Highlights:  Acropolis, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian’s Arch, Parliament building, Panathenaikon Stadium

Outline: Begin your tour at the foot of the rock, following the uphill path leading to the magnificent Acropolis. Visit the principal buildings of the Propylea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and the Parthenon Temple. Continue with a panoramic driving tour of this Ancient city’s most extraordinary sights (see highlights above), including the Royal Palace, guarded by soldiers in traditional military attire (Evzoni).

Duration: 3 hours (from city centre hotel)

Included: Private A/C vehicle & driver, Pick-up/drop-off from city centre hotel, Licensed English-speaking guide, Entrance fees to the indicated sites, Taxes

Activity level: VIGOROUS, not recommended for those with walking difficulties

Tips: Wear flat, comfortable walking shoes. Carry a bottle of water and wear plenty of sunscreen and a hat, especially in the summer.