Athens Mini Sightseeing Tour
We will pick you up at your hotel and then head to Panathinaiko Stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896. Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus.
You will then drive past the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library. Continue passing by National Garden, Hadrian‟s Arc, St. Paul‟s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Schliemann‟s House (Numismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral, Old Parliament, Constitution Square, Russian Orthodox Church, and finally ACROPOLIS museum.
After the tour we will leave you at your hotel or anywhere you want in the center of Athens.
The New Acropolis Museum is an archaeological museum focused on foundings of the archaeological site of Acropolis of Athens. The Museum was built to House any object found on the sacred rock of the Acropolis and at its foot covering a broad time period from the Mycenaean period to the Roman and early Christian Athens while located over the archaeological area of Makrygianni, a remnant of the Roman and early Byzantine Athens.
The new building of the Museum was founded in 2003 and opened to the public on June 21, 2009. On June 20, 2009, the squadron were the Museum’s inauguration by the President of the Republic Karolos Papoulias, President of the EU’s presence and number of foreign leaders. The then Culture Minister Antonis Samaras, in a symbolic gesture, which was broadcast throughout the world, placed a piece of marble that was returned from the Vatican Museum, in the metope of the Parthenon. The move symbolised the Greek request for reunification of the marbles to the new Acropolis Museum. Exposed approximately 4,000 objects in an area of 14,000 square meters.
Price: 160,00€ (All taxes & toll are included) They don’t include in price any entrance tickets for museums & archaeological sites.
This price is for Mercedes MiniVan up to 7 passengers. / Make a reservation