Top Athens Tours - Athens Day trips to Delphi And Meteora - Athens Hop On Hop Off Sightseeing Tour - Hydra Poros And Egina Day Cruise tours - Athens Bike Tours

The city of Athens is the cradle of the modern civilization. Its iconic landmarks have widely influenced the architecture of the western world. The city that boasts the Acropolis, Parthenon and other landmarks, however, offers much more than the lesson in archaeology. The city prides on delicious cuisine, many hidden gems and interesting mythology. To get a comprehensive insight of the Greek capital, consider booking some of the extraordinary guided tours below.

Also, spare some time to take engaging excursions to any of nearby sites and attractions. On these one- and multi-day trips you will brush your knowledge about classical and pre-classical times that heavily influenced one of the oldest European civilizations.

Athens Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour

Athens Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing TourDuration: 24 hours

4.5 (600 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· See top tourist attractions of the Greek capital and learn to orientate in the city

· Traverse historic and modern parts of the city

· Admire all-time architectural masterpieces that inspired the construction of similar buildings throughout the world

· See the Acropolis, Syntagma Square, Parliament and National Gardens among other top sites

· Take off the bus whenever you find convenient and rejoin the ride later

What it includes        

· Bus tour through Athens

· Audio commentary on board

From £18.8 (€20.3)
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Athens Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

Athens Half-Day Sightseeing TourDuration: between 3:30 and 5 hours

4.5 (664 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Discover highlights of Athens during a coach tour

· Visit the Syntagma Square and see traditional Evzone guards keeping watch

· See the site of the first modern Olympic Games (held in 1896) and pass by the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens

· Visit the worldwide-known Acropolis, the center of ancient Athens

· Explore the Pantheon, Propylaea and the temple dedicated to Greek goddess Athens

What it includes             

· Ride by a coach

· Entrance fees to the Acropolis

· Complementary Wi-Fi on board the coach and the city map

· If selected, a visit to the Acropolis Museum

From £61.1 (€66)
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2-Day Trip to Delphi and Meteora from Athens

2-Day Trip to Delphi and Meteora from AthensDuration: 2 days

4.5 (405 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· See the famous archaeological area of Delphi

· Examine the Delphi Theatre and the Temple of Apollo

· Admire Meteora monasteries crowning tops of high cliffs

· Enjoy traveling through beautiful countryside of Thessaly

· Be enchanted by marvellous views from the cliffs over the surrounding area

What it includes        

· Transport by air-conditioned bus

· Guidance by a professional

· Entrance fee to Delphi

· Visits to two Meteora monasteries

· Hotel accommodation for an overnight stay

· Meals

From £171.1 (€184.8)
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3-Day Classical Greece Tour

3-Day Classical Greece TourDuration: 3 days

4.5 (239 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Visit top archaeological sites of ancient Greece and UNESCO sites

· Learn interesting stories and facts about the places you visit

· Explore the theatre in Epidaurus, famous for its acoustics

· Visit the altar of the Olympic flame and the archaeological museum in Olympia

· Visit Delphi and learn details about the mythical oracle

What it includes             

· Expert guidance by a knowledgeable guide

· Transport by a coach

· Meals and accommodation

· Admission fees

From £328.2 (€354.5)
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Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day Trip

Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon Half-Day TripDuration: 4 hours

4 (368 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Traverse scenic beaches and caves of the Saronic Gulf on your way to Cape Sounion

· Admire gorgeous panoramic views of the surrounding Aegean Sea from Cape Sounion

· Examine the Temple of Poseidon perched atop the cliff

·  Discover Lord Byron’s graffito (around 1800) on one of the temple’s Doric columns

· With ideal weather conditions, you will see over 7 islands

What it includes             

· Trip by an air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi

· Local guide

· Admission fees

From £46.1 (€49.8)
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Athens Small-Group Food Tour

Athens Small-Group Food TourDuration: 3:30 hours

5 (217 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Get acquainted with the specialties of the traditional Greek cuisine

· Tour Athens’ historic center beneath the Acropolis along the way

· Visit bakeries, spice merchants, groceries and stalls at the Varvakeios market

· Discover a wide range of delicious meals and desserts, including loukoumades, pastourma and koulouri

· Taste rusks and unavoidable olives, the commodity that celebrated Greece

What it includes             

· Personalized tour by a friendly guide

· Tasting

From £45.3 (€49)
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Hydra, Poros and Egina Day Cruise

Hydra, Poros and Egina Day CruiseDuration: 11 hours

4.5 (686 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Visit three beautiful islands of the Saronic Gulf on a full-day excursion

· Visit Poros, the smallest of the three islands and walk along the Lemon Forest

· Tour the capital of Hydra, full of alleys and picturesque houses and enjoy the island’s pure water

· On Egina, take a guided tour to the Temple of Aphaia (own expense) or explore the major town of the island

· Enjoy the traditional Greek folk dance before you sail into Piraeus port (near Athens)

What it includes             

· Transfer by a coach and sailing on a cruise

· Complementary lunch

From £102.5 (€110.8)
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Corinth Half-Day Trip

Corinth Half-Day Trip  Duration: 5:30 hours

4.5 (131 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Visit the archaeological site of ancient Corinth

· Admire amazing views of Corinth Canal and Saronic Gulf

· Appreciate the attractive landscape of the coastal area consisting of beaches and coves

· Explore the remains of the once important and developed town of ancient Greece

· Learn interesting facts from history and mythology

What it includes             

· Expert guidance

· All admission fees

· Transport by coach equipped with free Wi-Fi

· Map of the city of Athens

From £57.4 (€62)
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Mycenae & Epidaurus Day Trip

Mycenae & Epidaurus Day Trip Duration: 10 hours

4.5 (244 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Visit a longtime center of the Greek civilization before the rise of city-states

· Visit the tomb of Agamemnon, the Mycenaean who launched the conquest on ancient Troy

· See the remains of the Cyclopean Wall, Lion’s Gate and the Treasury of Atreus

· Visit Nauplia, the birthplace of big healer Asklepios and the primary healing center of the classical period

· Tour Epidaurus and see its magnificent theatre

What it includes             

· Guidance by a knowledgeable guide

· Trip by bus

· Admission fees

· Map of the city of Athens

From £94 (€101.5)
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Greek Cooking Class in an Athens Tavern

Greek Cooking Class in an Athens TavernDuration: 3 hours

5 (125 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Learn how to prepare a delicious traditional Greek meal at a renowned tavern

· Use ingredients from land and sea and learn how to combine spices for the premium taste

· Follow directions from a passionate chef

· Prepare dishes most commonly including stews, amazing tzatziki and Greek salad

· Share your experience with other members of the class

· Enjoy dinner once the lesson is over

What it includes             

· 3-course dinner

· Professional guidance by a friendly chef

· Complementary drinks

· A printed version of the recipes

From £71.2 (€77)
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Athens Highlights: a Mythological Tour

Athens Highlights: a Mythological Tour Duration: 4 hours

5 (51 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Examine attractions of Athens through stories and myths related to them

· Discover how Athens became the center of the classical world

· Learn interesting stories about Greek gods and heroes

· Tour the Acropolis and discover background stories about the landmarks that inspired the world

· Visit ancient Agora, which was a place where knowledgeable people gathered

· Examine the temples dedicated to Hephaestus and Zeus

What it includes             

· Walking tour guided by a knowledgeable guide

From £50.9 (€55)
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Athens Scenic Bike Tour

Athens Scenic Bike Tour Duration: 3 hours

5 (36 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· See top attractions and hidden gems of the city on a bike tour

· Tour Athens efficiently and locate its points of interest

· Pass by the Acropolis, Ancient Agora, National Gardens, Roman Forum and other must-see sites

· Tour attractive neighbourhoods of Plaka and Monastiriki

· Take a refreshment in a local cafe

What it includes             

· Bike and necessary gear

· Professional guidance

· Coffee or some other refreshment

From £30.1 (€32.5)
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Segway Tour of the Acropolis

Segway Tour of the AcropolisDuration: 2 hours

5 (44 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Tour Acropolis in an engaging way

· Take a look at the Acropolis from neighbouring districts of Plaka and Thiseio

· Explore sits of the Ancient Agora and see the Temple of Hephaestous

· Pass by the flea market in Monastiriki and the remains of Hadrian’s Library

· Admire beautiful panoramic views of the city from vantage points

What it includes             

· Professional guide

· Segway and necessary gear

· Instructions on how to steer the Segway

From £54.5 (€59)
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Hidden Athens Walking Tour Acropolis

Hidden Athens Walking Tour AcropolisDuration: 3:30 hours

5 (116 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Explore off-the-beaten paths of Athens away from crowded areas

· Enjoy extraordinary panoramic views of the Acropolis and the city from elevated points

· Tour charming area of Plaka and admire island-style houses

· Discover the place where ancient kings are buried

· See the prison where Socrates was held prisoner

What it includes             

· Local guide

· Optional snacks and a glass of wine

From £45.3 (€49)
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Athens Street Art Walk

Athens Street Art WalkDuration: 3 hours

5 (17 Reviews)

What You’ll Do

· Explore Athens street art on a tour guided by a local artist

· Examine works of art that placed the Greek capital among the leading centers of this controversial art

· Tour hip neighbourhoods and get an overview of selected murals

· Get tips on conducting the research on your own

What it includes             

· Guidance by a local

From £37 (€40)
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