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Hop In Sightseeing - Athens City Tour

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Hop In Sightseeing - Athens City Tour

Location: Athens Type: Tours

Description

On this Athens Morning Sightseeing Tour visit The Unesco-listed Acropolis of Athens and The Magnificent Parthenon – the reflection of Athens City s’ prosperity in the 5th century BC. Visit the world-famous New Acropolis Museum where more than 4,000 ancient objects are exhibited.

Explore the most important sites of Athens City – the Change of the Guards (Evzones) at the Greek Parliament and the Panathenaic Stadium (Kallimarmaro), stage of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896, the National Library, the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens City and the historical Temple of Olympian Zeus — a gigantic, semi-ruined edifice completed in the 2nd century AD.

Through this Athens Morning Sightseeing Tour, our Professional Guide leads you into the turbulent rich history of Athens City, where the modern world meets the past…

What we'll do

During the guided tour to Acropolis of Athens, you will live the mystery and the history of Parthenon. Your guide will narrate you the history of the Democracy, developed in the Ancient Athens 3000 years ago at Pnix Hill where democracy was first born.

Afterward, we will visit the Acropolis Museum, with 5000 years-old exhibits found at the Archaeological Site of The Acropolis. Built in 2003, houses every artifact found from the Greek Bronze Age to Roman and Byzantine Greece. It Lies on the archaeological site of Makrygianni at the foot of the Acropolis hill.
Highlights :
Acropolis of Athens, Parthenon, New Acropolis Museum, Change of the Guards, Panathenaic Stadium, Greek Parliament
Includes :
Professional English Speaking Guide, Round trip Transfers, Air-Conditioned Bus, Free Wi-Fi on the Bus, Entrance Fees

Notes

* To have a Full Day Tour of Athens, a combination of this tour and an evening '' Cape Sounion & Temple of Poseidon '' tour is offered with an extra cost of 42 €. It includes lunch and is paid upon request on the pick-up.
** Children ( Age 4 - 12 y.o.) 39 / 60 € ( + Sounion, launch included ) , Infants ( Age 0 -3 ) free admission