Athens Private City Tour: Athens & Acropolis Half Day Tour

Starting Time
3.5 hours
Starting point
Free Cancellation
Free Cancellation

  • 3.5 hour private experience led by licensed guide
  • Explore Athens at your own pace & customize the itinerary based on your interests
  • Visit the UNESCO-listed Acropolis & admire the majestic Parthenon
  • Pass by the colorful Evzone Guards outside the Presidential Palace
  • Visit Panathenaic Stadium alongside other ancient monuments

Delve into the rich history of Athens with this half-day private sightseeing tour and explore the UNESCO-listed ruins of the Acropolis, one of the most important archaeological sites of Greece. Offering a perfect overview of the modern city, this private guided excursion will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens.

Start with an accurate pick-up service from your Athens hotel and travel into the heart of Athens with your expert guide. See the Constitution Square, the House of Parliament, and the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier. Continue passing by the University, the National Library and the Numismatic Museum at Schlieman's House. Driving down Herod Atticus Street, marvel at the Evzones in their traditional uniform and the Presidential Palace. On your way to the Acropolis, see the majestic Hadrian's Arch, visit the Temple of Olympian Zeus and make a short stop at the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games of the modern era was held in 1896.

Next is the sight that's sure to be a highlight of any visitor's list: the breathtaking Acropolis. Climb up to the Acropolis and visit Parthenon, the monumental marble gates of the Propylaia, the Temple of Athena Nike and the famous Porch of Maidens at the temple of Erechtheion. Explore the site at your own pace and enjoy unique panoramic views. Your private experience finishes with a drop off back at your hotel.

  • Transportation by luxury air conditioned vehicle
  • Professional & licensed guide
  • Athens hotel pick up/drop-off service
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)

Transportation: Deluxe Mercedes Taxi for 1 to 3 pax, and Deluxe Mini Van/Bus for 4 to 14 pax.

Guide: English or Italian or French.

For other languages as well as for bookings on Sunday extra fees will apply. 

Cancel up to 24 hours prior the date of the experience for a full refund.


10 Reviews


June 17th, 2019
Matina and our driver Mr Takiz were awesome and so kind! Our children are young and Matina let us tour at our own pace without missing any highlights. We saw...


June 24th, 2016
“Great tour for an overview of the Acropolis and Acropolis Museum” Punctual guides Great commentary


October 23rd, 2014
Fantastic tour and the guide Marianna was excellent!!!! Excellent informations for the history of Athens and Acropolis!!!


December 6th, 2013
Not only did Christina have a depth of knowledge that she could share, she always kept the group informed of what was on our agenda so we could plan on breaks...


November 5th, 2013
Ms. Marianna Tsigaridou, the tour guide is very knowledgeable, professional, friendly and helpful.

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