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The Best of Athens Full Day Private tour provided by Athens Tours Greece

The Best of Athens Full Day Private tour

The Best of Athens Full Day Private tour
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
8h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Near public transportation
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    8h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Near public transportation
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 65737P5
Important information
Inclusions
  • A professional English speaking driver with good knowledge in history and culture of Greece, to guide you till you enter archaeological sites and museums. Tour drivers are not licensed to companion you inside the archaeological sites and museums. If you'd like to have a licensed by the state tour guide to escort you inside the sites and museums, we can arrange it for you with an additional cost. Licenced by the state tour guides are freelance and it is subject of availability on bookings day!
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle appropriate for the size of your group
  • Road tolls and local taxes
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Athens
  • Piraeus Port pickup and drop-off
  • Fuel surcharge
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees to the archaeological sites and museum
  • Gratuities
  • Your private chauffeur/guide will discuss a program best suited to your interest and mobile abilities following the program mentioned above
  • Option for a professional tour guide with a state license at an extra cost to escort you inside the archaeological sites and museum according to the program.
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient Agora of Athens
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis Museum
Duration
8h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Departure Point 08:00 am. HOTEL MEETING INSTRUCTIONS: We will meet you at the main entrance of your hotel. Please inform the porter that you are expecting your tour driver to call for you. If you are staying in a small hotel, please inform the receptionist instead. CRUISE PORT MEETING INSTRUCTIONS: Please disembark and walk outside the terminal exit door, where our driver/guide will be waiting for you holding a sign with your name on it. Return point: Return to the same spot Important note: You will have a professional English-speaking driver with good knowledge of the history and culture of Greece, to guide you till you enter archaeological sites and museums according to the program. Tour drivers are not licensed to companion you inside the archaeological sites and museums. If you'd like to have one, we can arrange it for you at an additional cost. Licensed by the state tour guides are freelance and it is subject to availability on bookings day! - Travelers can customize the tour within the itinerary!
  • Ports:
  • Port of Piraeus, 10, Akti Miaouli str, Pireas 185 38, Greece
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • A professional English speaking driver with good knowledge in history and culture of Greece, to guide you till you enter archaeological sites and museums. Tour drivers are not licensed to companion you inside the archaeological sites and museums. If you'd like to have a licensed by the state tour guide to escort you inside the sites and museums, we can arrange it for you with an additional cost. Licenced by the state tour guides are freelance and it is subject of availability on bookings day!
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle appropriate for the size of your group
  • Road tolls and local taxes
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Athens
  • Piraeus Port pickup and drop-off
  • Fuel surcharge
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees to the archaeological sites and museum
  • Gratuities
  • Your private chauffeur/guide will discuss a program best suited to your interest and mobile abilities following the program mentioned above
  • Option for a professional tour guide with a state license at an extra cost to escort you inside the archaeological sites and museum according to the program.
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient Agora of Athens
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis Museum
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Departure Point 08:00 am. HOTEL MEETING INSTRUCTIONS: We will meet you at the main entrance of your hotel. Please inform the porter that you are expecting your tour driver to call for you. If you are staying in a small hotel, please inform the receptionist instead. CRUISE PORT MEETING INSTRUCTIONS: Please disembark and walk outside the terminal exit door, where our driver/guide will be waiting for you holding a sign with your name on it. Return point: Return to the same spot Important note: You will have a professional English-speaking driver with good knowledge of the history and culture of Greece, to guide you till you enter archaeological sites and museums according to the program. Tour drivers are not licensed to companion you inside the archaeological sites and museums. If you'd like to have one, we can arrange it for you at an additional cost. Licensed by the state tour guides are freelance and it is subject to availability on bookings day! - Travelers can customize the tour within the itinerary!
  • Ports:
  • Port of Piraeus, 10, Akti Miaouli str, Pireas 185 38, Greece
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
8h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Acropolis
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Hellenic Parliament
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 3
    Kallimármaro
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 4
    National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • 5
    The Academy of Athens
    Stop: 10 minutes
    See details
  • 6
    National Library of Greece
    Stop: 5 minutes
    See details
  • 7
    National Historical Museum
    Stop: 5 minutes
    See details
    Pass by
    National Garden
    Temple of Olympian Zeus
    Syntagma
  • 8
    Plaka
    Stop: 90 minutes
    See details
  • 9
    Ancient Agora of Athens
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 10
    Acropolis Museum
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
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Detailed Reviews: Reviews order informed by descriptiveness of user-identified themes such as cleanliness, atmosphere, general tips and location information.

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Anita Sachin Gangal.
Pune, India32 contributions
Apr. 2019 • Couples
We took 2 days tours one was the night tour for 4 hours and other one was Day tour . The driver his name was George and Panos tour specialist. They both showed us Athens and explained everything in detail. This tour helped us to see Athens .
Written 4 May 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Freckles2212
Boston, MA351 contributions
Oct. 2018 • Friends
It is hard to book an excursion from the other side of the world over the internet but be assured you can trust this company. Traveled here from Boston, MA with a group of 16 people. Our guide was outside the cruise port and was personable and friendly. His name was Dimitris Katsoulis and if you are lucky enough to get him for the day, you will be all set. Our driver George was wonderful also. We were off to the Acropolis with the Parthenon. What an experience with so many people and such an effort to see everything. Demitris led us through everything and gave us a wonderful tour. Some of our group were not able to get to the top. Very rocky and dangerous if you are not sure footed. We also did lunch and shopping in a cute town And we enjoyed many sights from the mini bus. Wonderful day and company.
Written 24 October 2018
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Anne G
Melbourne, Australia32 contributions
Apr. 2019 • Friends
Thoroughly enjoyed our day with Nikola. He was a great driver and explained the history very well. Made sure we were happy with our itinerary. Made everything as easy as possible for us with entries into Acropolis etc. Very punctual and comfortable ride.
Written 3 May 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

liksyagrace
Tauranga, New Zealand15 contributions
Giorgos was our guide/driver.
HE IS THE BEST! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! He adjusted to our wants and accommodated us very well. He is such a good guy anyone can trust! He speaks very good english and awesome with conversations. We didnt get a tour guide but no worries, he is more than enough!
He is an asset to the company, I hope he is well appreciated. He is a gem!
He brought us to places I cant forget in my whole life. You will be very much be remembered Giorgos, you are doing very very great. I will highly recommend Athens tour greece because of our experience with Giorgos. :)
Written 11 April 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Dear liksyagrace, I am so so so glad to read your so kind review!!! I am more than happy that you did have a wonderful time during your tour with Giorgos!!!! He will be very happy so I will forward your so kind words to him the soonest! We are waiting for you, so we can offer you more and more tours in Greece with Giorgos :) All the best,
Written 3 May 2019
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

san18
new york440 contributions
Nov. 2019 • Couples
Demetri was an excellent tour guide. His English is excellent and he planned the tour according to our needs because we couldn’t do a lot of walking. While he can’t go with you into most places, his knowledge about history and the area is excellent.
We had a fantastic day according to our needs and the places we wanted to see. Demetri tailored the tour and time spent at places for us. His tour was fantastic And if you are looking for a great day, good pricing and great tour guide use them. If we return to Athens we will use them again.
Written 22 November 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Greece
Dodgeville, WI1 contribution
I enjoyed my tour guide and driver tremendously. We were taken care of very well and learnt a lot about the history of Greece. They were very accommodating and friendly. I would do this tour again in the future.
Written 11 July 2019
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Dear Shobha P, I would like to thank you for your so kind review, as well as for your time in writing a review for our company. It will be our pleasure to see you again in the future and offer you our tours in Greece. Kind regards
Written 20 August 2019
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

M & M
1 contribution
May 2019 • Couples
The tour guide Leften’s and driver George provided professional, courteous and worthwhile tour. They arrived on time and asked about our interests to determine what we knew and didn’t know about the “Best of Athens”.

They were appreciative of us as the customer. Always smiling and informative.

Worth the price.
Written 26 May 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

smitty091678
Front Royal63 contributions
Oct. 2018 • Couples
We would have never seen so much of Athens without this tour. Chris was fantastic and explained everything along the route. It was a little rushed, and we passed on the Museum visit, since we would have not had enough time to really see it all. The local lunch was delicious...the owner's suggestion of a sampler was amazing.
One suggestion, that we weren't informed of, is to purchase the Combination ticket at your first stop...the Acropolis...it will save you money. Each stop charges a fee, which started to add up, but after our first admission it was too late to switch to the ticket package.
Written 29 October 2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

mperez69
3 contributions
Oct. 2018 • Family
What a fantastic day we enjoyed. Katerina and Christos took us on a wonderful journey through history and modern Athens. Their knowledge, passion and love of the city was undoubted and very noticeable. This day did not feel like a tour, it felt like a family member was showing us around their city. Certainly one of the highlights of our holiday.
Written 24 October 2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Dear mperez69, on behalf of Athens Tours Greece team, I would like to thank you for your kind review, as well as for your kind words about Katerina and Chris. We are glad that you had a good time during your tour and we will be happy to see you again in the future!!! Our best regards!!
Written 1 April 2019
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

JEC
Perth, Australia49 contributions
Oct. 2018 • Couples
We found this organization to be absolutely reliable both in correspondence prior to the tour and on the day. We were very satisfied with the locations and order suggested we visit them. David our driver was absolutely professional, with a terrific knowledge of Athens, Greece and its history. He was obliging, and considerate towards one of us with limited mobility. Well satisfied.
We hadn't seen it mentioned in the website or documentation that this company will accommodate tourists with limited mobility and with prior advice they can arrange the appropriate signage for the vehicle that will ensure closer access where available.
Written 5 October 2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

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Dream tour
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Once in a life experience !!!
Professional service, luxurious transportation and a great tour where several and wonderful places visited!
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This was the most amazing road trip orchestrated by Athens Tours Greece navigated by the most amazing driver Giorgi
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We recently toured central Greece with Giorgos as our tour guide. Highly recommended tour and Giorgos made the trip
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Really fun day
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service
the tour guide we had (George) was extremely knowledgeable of his city and the history of athens. he spoke english
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A great tour
We had an awesome time! We were taken to various sites and we had an itinerary that suited us superbly. We had ampl
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Our driver was Demetrios and he was great. The vehicle was clean, the conversation was friendly and I we were in g
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