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

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    Stop At: Acropolis, via Dionysiou Areopagitou str., Athens 105 58 Greece

    Visit the Acropolis & its associated temples including the Parthenon, Temple of Nike and Temple of Erechtheion. Stop at Herodes Atticus Theatre.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Acropolis Museum, Dionysiou Areopagitou 15, Athens 117 42 Greece

    Explore the New Acropolis Museum situated adjacent to the Acropolis which houses the many masterpieces from the site.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Plateia Syntagmatos, Leoforos Vassilissis Amalias, Athens 105 63 Greece

    Main square of Athens housing the Parliament building & focus of much of Athenian life & Politics.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Leoforos Vasilissis Amalias Syntagma Square, Athens 100 28 Greece

    At the tomb you will see the impressive changing of the guard’s ceremony, with the iconic 'Evzone' guards in their traditional uniform.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: The Academy of Athens, 28 Panepistimiou Avenue, Athens 106 79 Greece

    Stop at Panepistimiou str, for the Athenian Trilogy – the three elegant buildings: The University, The Academy and The Library.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Maximos Mansion, Irodou Attikou 19, Athens 10674 Greece

    A short stop at the The Neoclassical Maximos Mansion, also called the Greek “White House”. Official residence of the Prime Minister of Greece since 1982

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Panathenaic Stadium, Vassileos Konstantinou Avenue Vassileos Konstantinou Avenue, 999-20, Athens 999-20 Greece

    Also called 'Kallimarmaro' stadium is one of the highlights of Athens where the classic Marathon ends & the only stadium in the world built entirely of marble

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of Olympian Zeus, Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas Leoforos Amalias, Athens 105 57 Greece

    Colossal temple at the center of Athens dedicated to the God Zeus and once home to one of the seven wonders of the Ancient World

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Arch of Hadrian (Pili tou Adrianou), Leoforos Amalias, Athens Greece

    Classic Triumphal Arch built by the Ancient Athenians for the Roman Emperor Hadrian & seen together with the Temple of Zeus in the same location

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of Poseidon, Leoforos Athinon - Souniou Cape Sounio, Sounio 195 00 Greece

    Located 70 meters on a clifftop at the tip of the Athens Peninsula this amazing temple was dedicated to the God Poseidon. It was the last thing Ancient sailors saw on leaving port & the first site on return with many legends to tell. It is especially beautiful at sunset & a perfect final location for your tour

    Duration: 40 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up time flexible on request.
    We pick up from any Athens Hotel or Airbnb if provided with the address details.
    If your location is outside of Athens please inquire with the details for confirmation.

    Airports

    • Athens Intl Airport, Attiki Odos, Spata 190 04 Greece


    Ports
    Athens Cruise Ship Port, Piraeus, Athens
    Departure Time
    7:30 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Return to pick up point
    Inclusions
    • Flexible pick up time on request
    • Professional English speaking experienced Tour driver throughout the day
    • Athens Hotel or Residence pickup & return
    • Free Cruise ship pickup & return
    • First class transport: 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. All new models with full leather, A/C, fridge, bottled water, Free WiFi
    • Family Option: Please note this is carried out with luxury Sedan Car, not Minibus
    • Discount Option: Please note this is carried out with standard Sedan Car,
    • With lunch Option: includes 3 course lunch. Drinks not included
    • Groups of 8+ normally includes an assistant providing general assistance & commentary en route
    • Chilled Bottled water. All vehicles with Air Condition
    • Tour 100% exclusive to your group
    • Free Wi-Fi available with sedan & minibus
    Exclusions
    • Entrance fees Acropolis: 20 Euro
    • Entrance to the Temple of Poseidon 8 Euro
    • Licensed guide for guiding in archeological sites. Available on request
    • Athens Airport transfers or pickup locations outside Athens: arranged on request with surcharge
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks unless specified
    • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
    • Entry/Admission - Acropolis Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Panathenaic Stadium
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Olympian Zeus
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Poseidon
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Comfortable shoes are recommended
    • Families and children are welcome.
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Expert Private Licenced guide for guiding through Archaeological sites on request
    • 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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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Notis was our guide for this private tour. He made sure that we saw everything that we wanted, and he gave us all the interesting information we could want! We loved the Acropolis, and the windy visit to the Temple of Poseidon! Notis stopped at...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank 118robinr
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    A massive thank you to Dimitri who made a day very special and enjoyable. We couldn't have asked for a better private tour. Dimitri was full of knowledge, patient and respectful. His English was excellent and also gave us a quick Greek lesson. We were...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank Christina R
    david m, Owner at Warmpenguin, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for choosing us for your tour, we are very glad you enjoyed your day with us! Many thanks from all of us at WarmPenguin !

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had a great time in Athens doing this Tour. Our driver Dimitrius was right on time at 7:30am to pick us up. He explained a lot about the monuments. We had lunch at a nice restaurant close to the Temple of Poseidon, the fish...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank lidianearaujo
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    What a wonderful tour and our guide was wonderful! Dimitris was extremely knowledgeable of everything in such detail. You will have such an amazing time in his company. He opens the doors for you each time you get in and out of the car. 5...More

    Thank michellesX7342JZ
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our driver Notis met us at our hotel promptly at 8:30am in a beautiful van equipped with a fridge and lots of water for this hot sunny day. Our first stop was the Acropolis, a must see. Views were spectacular! We continued our van tour...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Robert S
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    I called and made the arrangements through Viator. Sometimes it is easier to talk to a human being. Enjoy!
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    We could pick the start time within reasonable hours since it’s an all day thing. We got picked up at 1000 from our hotel.
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