Enjoy comfortable, affordable transfers to and from Athens Airport and downtown Athens. Visit the highlights of Athens on a stimulating, informative walking tour and enjoy dinner in an awesome authentic Greek Restaurant.
What to Expect
Enjoy a stress-free, affordable shuttle bus service from Athens International Airport to centrally located hotels in Athens city. A regular service runs throughout the day and collection is directly from inside the Arrival Lounge.
Arriving in a new city can be a stressful experience but with this transfer from Athens International Airport at Spata to centrally located hotels in downtown Athens, you can wave goodbye to any anxieties.
The service runs every 2 hours from early in the morning to the evening, covering transfers to central Athens hotels and the return trip to the airport. It is cheaper than any other door-to-door mode of transport in the city, such as flagging a cab, and much less hassle than public transport.
Even if your flight is delayed, uniformed staff will greet you at the airport at well-placed information desks inside the Arrival Lounge. They will assist you with your luggage and help you board the comfortable shuttle bus, negating the need to wait outside at the bus stop.
Once on board, the shuttle bus travels non-stop to central Athens and drops you off at your hotel door. Book the return journey and the bus will collect you from your hotel lobby for the drive back to Spata Airport, a distance of approximately 21 miles (34 kilometers).
While visiting an informative walking tour of historical Athens includes Acropolis World Heritage Site, Parthenon, Erection, Propylaia, Nike Temple, Dionysus Sanctuary, Philopappos Hill, Mars Hill, Observatory, Pnyx Hill, Odeon of Herodes Atticus, and Ancient Agora.
Step into ancient Greece on this in-depth walking tour of historical central Athens, including the Acropolis World Heritage Site and other key monuments such as Hadrian's Arch, the Temple of Zeus, and the Parthenon.
After meeting your guide in the hotel lobby, you will begin by visiting the Greek House of Parliament and the Monument of the Unknown Soldier to watch the changing of the guards.
Your tour continues on to the beautiful National Gardens, passing by the Anglican church of St. Paul and on to the beautiful neoclassical Zappeion Hall, in front of which tower the surviving columns of the Temple of Zeus and Hadrian’s Arch.
Heading to the famous Plaka district, you will see the portrait of Melina Merkouri before moving on to the beautiful Dionysiou Areopagitou pedestrian walkway. From here, you will begin the mythical climb to the Acropolis, enjoying the spectacular views of the city below.
Finish with dinner in a traditional Greek restaurant, complete with a magnificent view of Athens. All dishes are based on traditional Greek recipes and are made with the finest quality ingredients. Complement your meal with a range of wines chosen from small wine producers from across the country. End your day with a traditional Greek coffee cooked on embers after enjoying your wonderful meal.
- Luggage service as specified- for the transfer service
- English-/ Italian-/ Spanish-Speaking Guide or Assistance
- 3-Course dinner including salad and 1 glass of wine or bottle of beer
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees
- Extras for consumption in dinner