Layover Athens or Cape Sounion private tour with FREE airport transfer1st Option: Best of Athens
Visit the ACROPOLIS hill, well known architectural masterpieces of Golden Age of Athens that includes ERECHTHEION (female statues of THE CARYATIDES or MAIDENS dedicated to goddess Athena and god Poseidon), Temple of ATHENA NIKE and PROPYLAEA. You will also have a great chance to foresee the monument that puts order in mind which is the PARTHENON. From up there you can see, at the footsteps of the Acropolis hill, the ODEON OF HERODUS ATTICUS, the THEATRE OF DIONYSUS and the AREOPAGUS (Mars Hill), We will also drive to the Temple of OLYMPIAN ZEUS and HADRIAN’S ARCH, and the PANATHENAIC STADIUM, this is the place where the first Olympic games of modern era were held in the year 1986. You will also foresee the EVZONES (changing of the guards) in their majestic picturesque uniform at the PRESIDENSIAL PALACE. Furthermore, the tour will give a chance to completely observe the remarkable contrasts that make the city of Athens a fascinating place. Apart from this, we will also visit THE ATHENS TRILOGY of culture (the National Library of Greece, the Athens University and the Academy), the MEMORIAL TO UNKNOWN SOLDIER, HOUSE OF PARLIAMENT, CONSTITUTION SQUARE (Syntagma), and spectacular panorama of city at LYCABETTUS hill. We will also drive through the modern Athens and stop off at HERMOU STR., the old city PLAKA (and Flea Market)
2nd Suggestion: Cape Sounion & Poseidon’s Temple
We will drive by the Athenian Riviera foresee the scenic coastal road that offers wondrous view of Saronic Gulf while passing through the most splendid suburbs of Athens. Some of the amazing suburbs in Athens include Varkiza, Vouliagmeni, Voula, Glyfada and P. Faliron to Cape Sounion where you can visit the The Poseidon Temple that is recognized as one of the most magnificent panoramic views in the world. During a clear day, you will have a great chance to foresee seven islands. When you completely decided to avail our Athens and Cape Sounion Tour, we will guarantee you that your money will never be wasted.
Free admission days:
Under 18 years old is FREE *6 March (except Acropolis Museum) *5 June (except Acropolis Museum) *18 April (except Acropolis Museum) *18 May (International Museums Day) *The last weekend of September annually (European Heritage Days- except Acropolis museum)
Reduced admission for: *Greek citizens and citizens of other Member – States of the European Union aged over 65 years old by showing their ID card or passport. *Students of Higher Education Institutes and equivalent Schools from countries outside the EU by showing their student ID *The accompanying parents on educational visits of elementary schools.
-We use modern Mercedes C/E-Class, Minivan or Minibus vehicles, legal and licensed by the Greek National Tourism Organization, Smoke-FREE, fully air-conditioned. – Rates include all tolls, parking fees, and baggage charges. – Not included: VAT, Licensed guides, Drinks, Entrance fees, meals, accommodation and/or gratuities. – All prices are quoted per car / not per person. – For all services between 23:30 – 06:30 there shall be a night surcharge of 20%. – Drivers will wait maximum 60 minutes after the indicated pick up time, kindly be on time, otherwise, you will be considered a “Non-Show”
Licensed Guides Extra Seat Please note that, if you will be choosing the services of a licensed guide for FULL TIME, you will require an ADDITIONAL seat in your vehicle, since your guide will be riding with you. For example, should there be 3 persons in your party, you must select 4 persons on the menu (car type 4-7 people)
Luggage – Mercedes Sedan/Saloon (1-3 persons) max luggage: 3 pieces with the following maximum dimensions: height 63,5cm/25 inches, width 45cm/18 inches, depth 28cm/11 inches or 2 larger pieces – Mercedes Minivan or Minibus 1 piece of luggage (up to above dimensions) plus 1 carry-on (not exceeding 3 kilos) per person. IMPORTANT: For each and every requested transfer service, you are required to inform us of the exact luggage description of your party.
Layover Private Tours with FREE transfer! Arriving in Athens just for few hours? No worries, you can still enjoy a visit at the Acropolis and the best highlights! We offer free transfers from or to Athens city center or to Cape Sounion.
Acropolis Hill Temple of Zeus Old Olympic Stadium Changing of the Guards Lycabettus Hill Academy of science Athens University National Library Ancient Agora Modern City Placa, The Old City