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Full Day Private Tour: Essential Athens Highlights plus Cape Sounion and Temple of Poseidon

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Highlights
  • Private, guided full-day tour of Athens' greatest hits
  • See all the main sites in Athens, including the Acropolis, the New Acropolis Museum, the Temple of Hephaestus and much more
  • Watch the changing of the guard at the parliament building
  • Get picked up and dropped off at your hotel
  • Private tour ensures plenty of personalized attention from the guide
  • Take a coastal drive to the Temple of Poseidon
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Private tour. Groups of 1 to 3: Mercedes E-Class or Audi A6 Black sedan; Group of 4 to 7 with Mercedes minivan and for groups up to 14 with Mercedes Luxury Sprinter.
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Private tour for a family of 4. Vehicles used are new Mercedes E-Class or AudiA6 or VWPassat with full leather, A/C & Free WiFi.
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Overview
Make the most of your time in Greece with this full-day privately chauffeured tour of Athens. Get a true insider's view of this bustling Mediterranean metropolis and learn the history and culture of the city along the way. Explore the city while visiting such sites: Olympic stadium, the Acropolis, Hadrian's Arch, the Temple of Zeus and the New Acropolis Museum. Watch the changing of the guard at the parliament and then take a coastal road trip to the dramatic clifftop Temple of Poseidon. This tour is flexible and allows you to go at your own pace.
What to Expect
From one awe inspiring site to the next is how your day starts, unfolds & just keeps going! From your hotel or cruise ship terminal you will travel in style in one of our new model black Mercedes vehicles with full leather & WiFi as your informative driver stops at all the main sites of Athens including the Acropolis, New Acropolis Museum, Hadrians Arch, Temple of Zeus, Parliament & changing of the guards. Explore these at your leisure without deadlines & your chauffeur will be ready to take you to the next destination.
Your driver will suggest an ideal spot for lunch and refreshments before continuing out of the city for around an hour along the Aegean coast line and exploring the beautiful area of Sounion and the breathtaking Temple of Poseidon perched on the shear cliff edge with its open sea views where you can learn how the Aegean got its name, the importance of the Temple in Greek history and of previous visitors from Theseus to Lord Byron during his own Grand Tour.
For those wanting a greater depth of information & guiding inside the archeological sites, the option of having an expert Private Licensed guide to accompany you inside any site is available on request. Private guiding time for the Acropolis would be 2 hours for example (100 Euro). Time for the Acropolis plus New Acropolis Museum would be minimum 3 hours (140 Euro).
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After delayed flights we finally arrived in Athens at 12:30pm after 2 days of travel. Upon arrival my husbands luggage was missing. We arrived at our hotel at 2:30am without the luggage. I emailed to ask if we could change our start time to the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the day with Panos, who was an absolutely perfect tour guide. He picked us up promptly from the cruise port and gave us a thorough, educational tour of Athens, Cape Sounion, and everything in between. Cold bottled water, WiFi, and even a traditional...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank SCB929
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional tour. Our guide took us to all the best sites, explained them very well and was never in a hurry to get us moving to the next stop. He also chose a great seafood restaurant for lunch for us. Our guide, Evangelos Lalos was...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to Athens before and it is a pain to get around in, with lots of crowds and easy to lose time dealing with large tour buses, etc. For this trip I decided to book this tour for my husband and me. We were...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank nora_ryan
david m, Owner at Warmpenguin, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, we are so glad that we were able to help you make the most of your time here in Athens. Best wishes from all at WarmPenguin!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our private tour guide was Panos. He picked us up promptly at 8am at our hotel and he was professional, pleasant, and knowledgeable. He explained the history of all the sites as we approached each site. He was patient with us as we spent a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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