Private Athens and New Acropolis Museum
Grab your camera and get ready for impromptu photoshoots at iconic landmarks and sites like the Old Olympic Stadium and the Acropolis hill and more all within four houses when you embark on this private cultural experience in Athens. Instead of walking all around Athens, this tour is designed for minimal walking and maximum fun and photo opportunities as you'll enjoy a private drive via motorcoach narrated by an expert guide. Learn about Greece's Golden Age as you pass sites like the National Gardens and the Temple of Olympian Zeus. You'll also get a chance to take a guided tour of the New Acropolis Museum and enjoy some free time for shopping, which makes this tour is perfect for families, shopping enthusiasts, and history buffs alike!
As the tour starts, you'll depart from the renown Piraeus port, Athens' main seaport. Head to your first stop at the New Acropolis Museum for a guided tour inside. Admire the masterpieces of architectural excellence as you view artifacts and relics excavated from the famous archaeological site of the Acropolis. If you want to take some beautiful photos, don't forget to take a look at the oversized windows in the museum and capture the breathtaking views of the Parthenon and cliffs along the Acropolis.
Next, hop back on your private motorcoach and head to the viewpoint at the Acropolis hill. Here, you'll get to capture captivating city views and even catch a view of the Temple of Olympian Zeus in the distance. Listen to your tour guide's analytical descriptions of the structures and monuments as you take a tour of this archaeological site. Wrap up this leg of the tour with some retail therapy and enjoy free time shopping nearby souvenir stalls before heading back to your motorcoach.
Continue your tour with a scenic drive passing some of Athens' major attractions, including the Academy, National Library, the Parliament building at Constitution Square, and the National Library. You'll even drive by the colossal columns of a temple dedicated to the Greek Olympian god Zeus: The Temple of Olympian Zeus. Before you head back to your port, enjoy a photo op with a stop at the Old Olympic Stadium, where the first modern Olympic Games took place in the late 1800s.
If you want to see the rich history of Athens, exquisite artifacts, and a guide to tell about everything about this amazing city while on a comfortable scenic tour, then this private cultural excursion is for you. Sign up today and reserve your spot now to experience captivating views and learn about Athens' past.