ATHENS, THE LANDMARKS – City-Break

“Everything was excellent, all the friendly guides were very competent and made us feel like at home.”

(TripAdvisor Member, Jan. 2017)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Walk the impressive Acropolis Hill and pretend you are 2500 years back in time
  • Be impressed by the modern wonder that is the Acropolis Museum
  • Learn about how Greek history is related to the present
  • Enjoy traditional and modern Greek food & wine
  • Relax in the thermal waters of Vouliagmenis Lake
  • Melt with the deep cobalt blue at your feet standing on a rock in Cape Sounion

TOUR DESCRIPTION

A brief but intense immersion into Athens and its area. With Athens, the Landmarks short city-break you will grasp the essence of this fascinating place. There will be time for all the essentials, from its world-class antiquities to the typical Greek cuisine, moments of perfect relaxation in thermal waters and strolling in some quaint and serene Athens neighborhood. In this 4-day city break you will visit Athens, the Greek capital, its beautiful surroundings and sea coast and savour typical specialties with the invaluable insights and tips of a local. At the end of your stay, you will bring with you some haunting moments and see this corner of the Mediterranean with fresh eyes.

DAY 1
Arrival
Transfer to the hotel – accommodation
Free dinner

DAY 2
Athens city center tour: Plaka, Acropolis and Acropolis Museum
A themed tour/walk of your choice (shopping, Greek food and spirits, history and architecture, segway and more)
Free dinner

DAY 3
Vouliagmenis Lake: tour, swim, relaxing time (yoga and massage, optional)
Cape Sounio archaeological site visit
Seafood taverna

DAY 4
Departure – transfer to the airport

INCLUDED

  • B&B accommodation for three (3) nights in a 4+ starred hotel in the Athens area
  • A tour leader for all days
  • A professional guided tour of the Acropolis and Acropolis Museum
  • All transfers with private car or van for the scheduled activities and tours
  • Admission to Sounio Temple
  • Admission to Vouliagmenis Lake – privè area – tour, swim, and light meal
  • Athens downtown day tour
  • A themed Athens walk of your choice or a segway tour (both of 2 hours)
  • One seafood tavern dinner
  • General liability insurance
  • All applicable taxes and VAT

NOTES

Our tour leaders speak many different languages. The proposed program is indicative and can change according to group’s wishes and preferences. Its length can stretch up to 5 days. The last day’s program will depend on your departure time. We suggest that you bring along a pair of trekking shoes, some comfortable outfit, sunglasses, hat, and in hot months also suncream, swimsuit, beach towel.

Single individuals are welcome to book the tour as well. If by the date of the tour minimum participation requirement is not met, a new date will be suggested or the client is free to cancel with full refund of the paid amount applying. If more people sign in for this tour on the specific date, partial refund may apply if the corresponding rate for shared group tour is lower than the paid amount at the time of booking.

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