As the capital of Greece, Athens is a city so hard to tie down with just words.
The astonishing natural beauty, the numerous picturesque corners, the innumerable historical monuments, the vivid nightlife, and the countless activities and events taking place around the city are only a few of the many attractions that position Athens at the top of the best travel and tourism destinations in the world!
The historical capital of Europe, Athens is recognized as a global city because of its geo-strategic location and its importance in shipping, finance, commerce, media, entertainment, arts, international trade, culture, education and tourism. It is one of the biggest economic centers in southeastern Europe, with a large financial sector, while its port Piraeus is the largest passenger port in Europe, and the second largest in the world..
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Embark on a captivating 4-day, 3-night journey through the heart of Athens, where each moment promises a tapestry of ancient wonders and modern delights. Upon arrival, a seamless transfer awaits at the airport to whisk you away to your hotel, setting the tone for a hassle-free stay. The second day unfolds with an enriching Athens city tour, a guided odyssey through the city’s storied past and vibrant present.
From the iconic Panathenaic Stadium to the grandeur of the Acropolis, every landmark tells a tale of resilience and cultural richness. The tour culminates in a visit to the awe-inspiring Acropolis Museum, where ancient artifacts find a modern home. The third day grants you the freedom to explore Athens at your own pace, perhaps delving into its charming neighborhoods or savoring local delicacies. As the trip concludes on the fourth day, a transfer awaits to escort you to the airport, leaving you with indelible memories and the best impressions from this enchanting Athenian sojourn.
Arrival in Athens. Our transfer will be waiting for you at the airport to take you to your hotel. Check-in. Overnight
Breakfast and get ready for Athens Half day city tour. This tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Our expert guides will take you to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896 (short stop).
Continue and pass by the Prime Minister’s residence (ex. Royal Palace) guarded by the Euzones in their colorful uniform, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian’s Arch, the Parliament and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma).
On the Acropolis visit the Architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally “the harmony between material and spirit”, the monument that “puts order in the mind”, the Parthenon.
Continue and visit the place where at last the statues found their home and admire the wonders of the classical era: The new Acropolis museum. Overnight.
Free day at leisure
Transfer to the airport for your flight back home, having the best impression from your trip!