Visit some of Greece's most important relics on this private, full-day tour from Piraeus. First, a scenic drive to Temple of Poseidon, then lunch in the Plaka and the world-famous ruins of Athen's Acropolis, Parthenon, & Temple of Nike & Athena.
What to Expect
Enjoy a pick-up at your hotel in Piraeus in a new, air-conditioned vehicle and a scenic drive to Cape Sounion to see the celebrated Temple of Poseidon, considered one of the most important historical sights in all of Greece. Enjoy the spectacular views over the Aegean Sea and the ancient ruins, and then sit down for a cup of Greek coffee at the cliff-edge café nearby.
Next, enjoy a relaxing lunch break in the ancient town of Plaka, and treat yourself to some shopping before heading towards Athens, where you will tour its most spectacular site, the world-famous Acropolis. Marvel at the spectacular Parthenon, considered an architectural wonder of the world, snap some photos of the Temple of Nike and the Temple of Athena, and visit Erechtheion, most holy site of the Acropolis.
Before the end of the day, tour all the mammoth masterpieces of antiquity in Athens, including the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Parliament House and its Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Panatheniakon Olympic Stadium, Hadrian’s Arch, and the National Library.
- Private guide (for "with tour guide" option only)
- Transportation in new vehicle with air-conditioning
- Dependable driver
Know Before You Go
• Acropolis: 12 EUR for those 19 and older; free for those under 18
• Cape Sounion: 4 EUR
Please have one person collect exact fees to give to guide in order to save some tour time.
Note: In summer, you may want sunscreen, dark glasses, hat, camera and of course, comfortable walking shoes are always a smart choice.