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Essential Athens Highlights: Half Day Private Tour by Luxury Vehicle provided by Warmpenguin

Essential Athens Highlights: Half Day Private Tour by Luxury Vehicle

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 06/29/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Essential Athens Highlights: Half Day Private Tour by Luxury Vehicle
Our Health & Safety Measures: All our Tours are private so you will never mix with another group. Our vehicles are thoroughly cleaned after each tour, equipped with face-masks, hand sanitizer, & seats next to your driver remain free.
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Updated 06/29/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
From pick up at your Hotel, Cruise ship or Athens residence sit back in the full leather comfort of one of our new Mercedes, AudiA6 or other luxury models in the company of a professional tour driver who will take you to all the highlights including the Acropolis, New Acropolis Museum, Arch of Hadrian, Temple of Zeus, Olympic Stadium, Parliament & changing of the guards and Lykabettus Hill for a final panorama of the city below, so you wont miss anything during your visit. Our 'go at your own pace' tour takes the time you need, whether you are a multi-generational family, seasoned guest requiring a more gentle pace, or just want the photo stops, our permanent staff of drivers have the experience to tailor things for you as you learn along the way about the history, mythology & stories which make Athens one of the world’s great Capitals. With hassle free booking options such as inclusion of a traditional lunch we aim to make your tour the highlight of your visit.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Acropolis
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Acropolis Museum
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Plateia Syntagmatos
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 4
    Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 5
    The Academy of Athens
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 6
    Maximos Mansion
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 7
    Panathenaic Stadium
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 8
    Temple of Olympian Zeus
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 9
    Arch of Hadrian (Pili tou Adrianou)
    Stop: 10 minutes
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Important Information
Duration
4–5 hours
Inclusions
  • Tour 100% exclusive to your group
  • Flexible pick up time on request
  • Athens Hotel, Residence or Cruise ship pickup & return
  • First class transport: Mercedes E-Class or Audi A6 sedan; Mercedes minivan or Sprinter
  • All vehicles with WiFi, A/C, Chilled Bottled Water
  • Professional English speaking experienced Tour driver
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees
  • Licenced guide for guiding in archeological sites. Available on request
  • Athens Airport transfers or pickup locations outside Athens: arranged on request with surcharge
  • Food & Drinks unless specified
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Panathenaic Stadium
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Olympian Zeus
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • FAMILY FRIENDLY. For family groups our tours arre specially tuned for the needs of young group members, with more Mythological commentary & a book presentation to keep
  • LUNCH OPTION: a lunch option is available & includes your choice from a 3-course traditional meal with reserved table view to the Acropolis
  • GUIDING/LICENCED GUIDES: Please note your knowledgeable tour driver can inform you en-route but can not enter Archaeological sites. We provide Expert Licenced Guides at extra cost on request. Please email the address listed in this case and we will confirm accordingly
  • LUNCH OPTION: If choosing this option, please inform us of any allergies or related conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Naseneis
Naseneis
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Great Tour to classic Greece
It was a great tour to the classical hotsots of Greece. Due to Corona on all visited sites were only a few tourists
rundelljr2018
rundelljr2018
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Vasilis brings history to life
This was an incredible experience with Vasilis. A private trip in a very nice vehicle. Full COVID security measur
marestas
marestas
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“Must do” in Athens
Viki was an amazing guide, friendly, helpful and extremely informed, told us about much aspects of the ancient and
jxh99
jxh99
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Amazing Peloponnese Tour
This is an amazing tour for people who are truly interested in the rich history and breathtaking beauty of Greece.
lillio444
lillio444
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Yannis the Great!
Our favorite part of the experience was Yannis!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The most knowledgeable and PASSIONATE about Greek hist
greatescaper5
greatescaper5
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Fun day trip to Temple of Poseidon
Our guide Demetrius was very friendly and knowledgeable. We visited the Temple of Poseidon first we got there befor
882gerip
882gerip
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2 wonderful days touring Delphi and meteora
This company very easy to work with. Driver, Vasilis, is a walking encyclopedia for Greek culture. His English was
Gwyn M
Gwyn M
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A fabulous way to see all of Athens.
We spent the day with Vasilis touring all of the major sites in Athens. Our guide was so knowledgeable about the si
knve
knve
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Memorable day!
From the moment our driver, Mario, picked us up at our hotel in the morning until he returned us safely in the even
COJOWisconsin
COJOWisconsin
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Not the best start....
We added the private guide for the day but ended up only having her at the Acropolis. We weren’t told this until w
Cruiser190884
Cruiser190884
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Wonders of Greece
Very professional, knowledgeable and friendly. Could not have asked for a better guide. Anyone who visits Greece
SueVP67
SueVP67
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Best way to see all the essentials.
Having left ourselves only one full day in Athens before boarding a cruise, we researched skip-the-line type tours
andrewkR6732RB
andrewkR6732RB
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Great day for a history buff
Wonderful experience for our family. Yannis spent the day entire day with us, and the tour was absolutely as adver
meaganleann10
meaganleann10
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A Perfect Three Days!
My fiancé and I booked the three-day classical Greece private tour and it was hands down one of the greatest travel
elisamP3626AT
elisamP3626AT
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Lovely day
Tolis came to collect us punctually and brought us to the Corinth Canal, Micene, Epidaurus theater, and Nafplio and
Key Details
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, German, Spanish
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