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Athens Highlights Private Half-Day Tour

Athens, Greece
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5 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Our tours and services are flexible and can be adapted to the customer’s needs.
All our professional drivers have the required certifications and are fluent in English. Their experience will help you feel safe and at easy in one of our well maintained, comfortable vehicles.
You will have the added benefit of visiting archaeological sites at different times from the large tour buses and groups of visitors, thus enabling you to experience the wonderful monuments and learn their history at a time of the day when they are not overcrowded.
The cost of hiring our services is smaller than purchasing individual tickets from large tour and excursion companies.

What's Included

  • Private transportation
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • Professional Drivers (Not licensed to accompany you into the sites)
  • Skip the line to purchase tickets
  • Bottled water
  • Entrance Fees to the sites (Total Cost: 38 Euros per adult)
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Licensed tour guide to accompany you in the sites upon request and availability (Additional cost)
  • Airport pickup and drop off (Additional cost)
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Olympian Zeus
  • Entry/Admission - Panathenaic Stadium
  • Entry/Admission - Mount Lycabettus
  • Entry/Admission - Hellenic Parliament
  • Entry/Admission - Changing of the Guard Ceremony
  • Entry/Admission - The Academy of Athens
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis Museum

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Acropolis, via Dionysiou Areopagitou str., Athens 105 58 Greece

At Acropolis you will see the Parthenon, the temple on the top of the sacred rock devoted to Goddess Athena, the Goddess of wisdom, the Propylaea, the entrance to the sacred rock, the Temple of Wingless Victory which was devoted to Goddess Athena-Nike, the Erechtheum, the most sacred and mythical of all the temples of Athens with its famous Caryatides (female featured

The Location

Where To Go

Traveler pickup is offered
Airport Pickup:Your driver will meet you upon your arrival at Athens airport at the customs exit holding an H.P.Tours sign with your name on.

Port pickup:Your driver, will meet you at Piraeus Port at the customs exit holding


Athens, Greece


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Written Reviews (23)

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We had a fabulous time...

featherhunters | Oct 2021

We had a fabulous time with Panos. He was knowledgeable and flexible. We felt like we were in control of what we saw but with his brilliant guidance. He knew how to maximise our time there so we could see what we wanted in the short time we had. The

Betti was an excellent guide...

jphennessy5 | Sep 2021

Betti was an excellent guide and showed us around the acropolis and acropolis museum. She was very informative and shared her knowledge with us in an enjoyable and engaging way. Highly recommend :)

Wonderful experience. Anna our tour...

Resort620497 | Aug 2021

Wonderful experience. Anna our tour guide was so knowledgeable. We were Very glad we included the tour guide on our outing. Well worth it. We also used the company for airport transfers and we’re very impressed.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: Cruise ship's name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Your English- speaking driver will explain about the ancient monuments that you are about to visit, the ancient history of Greece and interesting facts about historical and modern-day Greece but is not allowed by law to accompany you in the sites. If you wish to have a licensed tour guide to accompany you into the sites, we will help you arrange a licensed tour guide to be with you at an extra cost..
  • Your tour is totally private. No unknown passengers will participate in your group.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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