Athens private guided tour
In Trip Tailors we recommend this tour for those who wish to get to know Athens at their own pace; it is a private tour where you decide what you are interested in visiting and what not. We will guide you to organize the visit to your liking and will provide you with all the necessary information about schedules, places of interest, etc. To make the most of the time and according to the time of year, you will enjoy the finest activities that are available.
Our guided tour in Athens begins with a panoramic tour of the city through the main avenues of Athens such as Vassilisis Sofias, along Panepistimiou Avenue where you can see the Iliou Melathron, home of archaeologist Schliemann, the Catholic Cathedral, the “Neoclassical Trilogy”, the Academy, the University and the National Library. Syntagma Square, also known as “Constitutional Square,” is home to the Parliament, which was previously the Royal Palace, as well as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the changing of the guard. Next comes the Panathenaic Stadium, home of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896.
Our journey will take us to the pedestrian street Dionysiou Areopagitou, from where we will access the Acropolis archaeological complex to explore the Theater of Dionysus, the Odeon of Herod Atticus, the Parthenon, the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheum, and the Agora.
During the 4 hours of the private guided tour, you may combine visits to several locations of interest; listed below are just a few of the sights in Athens worth seeing with your guide.
Acropolis and Parthenon, New Acropolis Museum, Plaka, Monastiraki, Thission, and Keramikos neighborhoods, the Central Market of Athens, Panepistimiou Avenue, the Cycladic Museum, Syntagma Square and the changing of the guard, views of Athens from Lykavitos and the elegant district of Kolonaki, Zappeio, Temple of Zeus Olimpico, Panathenaic Stadium, Hadrian’s Gate, Archeological Museum of Athens.
By Trip Tailors
- Price per person 80€ based on a group of 7 people
It is advisable to bring:
- Comfortable shoes with rubber sole
- Solar protection
* Pick up from your hotel in central Athens
* Panoramic tour by Mercedes minivan
* Official guide in for 4 hours
* Entrance fees
* Any activity not included in the excursion program
* Meals and Drinks
* Personal expenses