Top 10 Best of Athens

Starting at
$224.99 / Adult (ages 13 and over)
$194.99 / Child (ages 3 - 12)
Piraeus (Athens), Greece
Difficult Activity Level
No Minimum Age
Meal Included
8.0 hours
Children 2 years and under do not require a ticket
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Depart the port of Piraeus and take a scenic drive by motorcoach into cosmopolitan Athens, where you will experience a breathtaking view of antiquity as you look upwards towards the marvelous structure of the Parthenon. Follow your guide for approximately 10 minutes uphill, walking to the entrance of the Acropolis. From there, you will be led up the pathway and steps leading through the massive Propylaia onto the top of the rock of the Acropolis itself. Relive the glory that was Greece as you walk over this masterpiece. View the Parthenon, the delicate temple of the Wingless Victory, the Erectheion, and the entire city of Athens below. Your guide will walk you from the Acropolis into the old districts of Athens, in Plaka, where you will enjoy a Greek lunch in a local restaurant. Then, take a short walking tour of the Plaka area and enjoy free time. Continue with a panoramic drive of the city on your way to the famous National Archaeological Museum. Pass the Temple of Zeus, the Panathenaic Stadium, the House of Parliament, Constitution Square, the Monument of the Unknown Soldier, the National Academy, the library, and university. Stop at the National Archaeological Museum which is considered one of the most important museums in the world. Tour the splendid galleries displaying art from the most brilliant periods of Athenian ancient history.

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  • Lunch is included.
  • Headphones are provided.
  • There is walking uphill on rough and slippery terrain.
  • Comfortable shoes, a hat, water and sunscreen are recommended.
  • No food, drinks, or large bags are allowed into the Acropolis or museums. Only water in a clear bottle is permissible. Tour may operate in reverse order.
  • Guests with mobility difficulties may not participate on this excursion.
  • Please note parts of the Acropolis are under ongoing renovation.
  • The Parthenon can be viewed 7-meters from the cordoned off area. As this is one of the most popular sites in Athens, expect long lines and some delays.
  • Reduced child entrance fee is valid for non-EU citizens with the presentation of a valid ID or Passport copy 24-hours prior to arrival otherwise a supplement of Euro 10.00 will apply.