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Athens thrums to a twanging bouzouki soundtrack, its dining tables laid with some of the richest dishes, tastiest salads and loveliest wines in the Mediterranean. The most historically significant attractions of the Greek capital are largely confined to the compact Plaka, but as you can see from the mount at the Acropolis, the modern-day city sprawls far from its antique center like a concrete wave.

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Athens Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Hop between three stunning Greek islands on a day of luxurious cruising! Leaving from Piraeus Port in Athens, you’ll travel aboard the impressive high-speed ‘Aegean Glory’ boat to the Saronic Gulf Islands of Hydra, Poros and Egina. Spend time at leisure on Poros and Hydra, and then enjoy an excursion to either the Temple of Aphaia or Church of Agios Nektario on Egina. Between island visits, make use of the vessel’s lavish onboard facilities including a saltwater swimming pool and luxurious sun loungers, plus enjoy a gourmet ŕ la carte lunch! …

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Athens Cultural & Theme Tours

Walk past the queues with your skip the line ticket, to tour the Athens' New Acropolis Museum - the most important archeological museum in Athens. Your knowledgeable tour guide will show you the most interesting attractions from over 4,000 artifacts currently on exhibition. Highlights of the Acropolis Museum include statues from the Archaic period, and the impressive Parthenon hall which celebrates the famous temple on the peak of the Athens Acropolis …

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Athens Day Trips & Excursions

Visit Delphi – one of the most important archeological sites in Greek history – on a full-day trip from Athens! Traveling with an expert guide, you’ll explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed town, home to the Temple of Apollo, and stroll around Delphi Archeological Museum. Learn all about Greek mythology and history while seeing fascinating monuments, and visit the pretty town of Arachova on the journey back to Athens …

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Athens Food, Drink & Nightlife Tours

Combine traditional Greek wine with a little history of Ancient Greece on a day trip from Athens to a Greek vineyard and a visit to Ancient Corinth. Nowadays, Greek wine production, abiding by tradition but invigorated by modem technology, offers a wide variety of fine wines. On this tour you will visit Nemea one of the most popular vineyards in Greece with state of the art winery facilities …

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Multi-Day Extended Tours from Athens

Step back in time on a 4-day Classical Greece tour from Athens, seeing all the top attractions that date back to this fascinating era. With overnight accommodation included and an expert guide to accompany you, the tour highlights the country’s most intriguing archeological sites – four of which are listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Explore Epidaurus, Mycenae, Olympia and Delphi, and visit 11th-century monasteries perched on the rock towers of Meteora …

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» Athens Private & Custom Tours

Athens Private & Custom Tours

For all you History buffs out there, this is the perfect way to experience Athens! Syntagma Metro station, where your tour begins contains many archaeological exhibits including ancient grave stones, an aqueduct from the 5th century BC, pottery, a 2,000-year old beehive and a mosaic from the 5th century AD. Continue to the impressive House of Parliament with the Monument to the Unknown Soldier, guarded by the city's famous statuesque Evzones, the presidential guards …

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» Athens Shore Excursions

Athens Shore Excursions

Explore Athens, the cradle of civilization, on a half-day shore excursion from Piraeus Port. With an expert private guide at your side, walk up the UNESCO-listed Acropolis of Athens (entrance own expense), seeing beguiling structures like the Parthenon. On a tour around town by minivan, see top Athens attractions such as Hadrian’s Arch and Syntagma Square – the focal point of the city …

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Athens Sightseeing Tours

Combine the sights of modern Athens with sites of historical importance on this comprehensive 5-hour sightseeing tour by luxury coach. With an expert guide on hand to explain all the top Athens attractions, your tour passes Constitution Square and Panathenian Stadium -- home of the first modern Olympic Games. Explore the incredible Acropolis of Athens on foot, seeing famous monuments like the Pantheon. If you’re eager to see more, upgrade to include an entrance ticket to Athens Acropolis Museum …

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» Athens Transfers

Athens Transfers

For a hassle-free cruise transfer, arrange a private driver from Piraeus Port to central Athens. Transfer services are available 7 days a week. Or, travel from Athens International Airport to your Athens city or coastal Hotel or Piraeus Port with a private transfer. Transfer services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week …

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» Athens VIP & Exclusive Tours

Athens VIP & Exclusive Tours

For a hassle-free cruise transfer, arrange a private driver from Piraeus Port to central Athens. Transfer services are available 7 days a week. Or, travel from Athens International Airport to your Athens city or coastal Hotel or Piraeus Port with a private transfer. Transfer services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week …

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» Athens Walking & Bike Tours

Athens Walking & Bike Tours

Escape the buzz of downtown Athens and head to its peaceful hills for a 3.5-hour leisurely paced walking tour, finishing with a Greek picnic and glass of sparkling wine! Your expert local guide will introduce you to the gentle hills around Athens’ Acropolis, chatting about the area’s ancient history as you go. Discover the charms of Plaka (Athens’ Old Town), Anafiotika with its pretty Greek island-style houses and three of the city’s famous hills: Philopappou and Mars Hill …

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The heritage of the classical era is still evident in Athens, represented by a number of ancient monuments and works of art, the most famous of all being the Parthenon, widely considered a key landmark of early Western civilization. …

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