Day 1: ATHENS
Arrival in Athens and check-in to the hotel. Balance of day at leisure. Overnight in Athens.
Day 2: ATHENS
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning pick up for the city tour of Athens which will give you the opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Your guide will take you to the centre: Constitution Square, the House of Parliament, the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier. Then driving down Herod Atticus Street you will see the Evzones in their picturesque costume and the Presidential Palace. On your way to the Acropolis you will see the Panathenaic Stadium (where the first Olympic Games of the modern era were held in 1896) and the Athens of the 2nd century A.D., the temple of Olympian Zeus and the Adrian’s Arch. On the Acropolis visit its museum and the architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: the Propylaea, the temple of Athena Nike, the Erechteion and finally, the “harmony between matter and spirit”, the monument that “puts order in the mind”, the Parthenon. (08:00 – 12:30, please consider that departure is earlier due to pick up of tour participants from their hotels). Afternoon at leisure. Overnight in Athens.
Day 3: ATHENS
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel and the rest of the day at leisure to explore the city of Athens on your own or visit the museums.Overnight in Athens.
Day 4: ATHENS
Breakfast at the hotel and departure to the airport.
This 4 Day / 3 Overnight tour incorporates a guided tour of Athens and is fully inclusive of the following:
– 3 overnights Athens accommodation on BB basis (3 or 4 star hotels)
– Half Day Athens Sightseeing including new Acropolis Museum
– All tours include pick up / drop off from the hotel
– All entrance fees and official guide
– VAT Tax
*Rates are per person sharing a Double room in the hotel category chosen