DAY 1: Athens – Arrival
Arrival in Athens and transfer to the hotel. Our staff will hand you your Linaki Envelope with your vouchers, the map of Athens and other necessary information.
DAY 2: Athens – City Tour
Half Day City Tour of the city of Athens. This tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. We shall make our first stop at the Panathenaic Stadium or Kalimarmaro which was built on the site of the old stadium, which hosted in 1896 the first Olympic Games of the modern era.
Continue and pass by the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian's Arch, the Parliament with the monumentof the Unknown Soldier and the traditional Changing of the Guard, in the Constitution or Syntagma Square,the Academy, the University, the National Library, then to Omonia Square, which is the heart of Athens. On the Acropolis you will experience the exciting moments of the Golden Age of Athens, the works of the time of Pericles, The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike Ionian, in memory of the victory over the Persians, theErection, and the Parthenon of Athens Symbol of Democracy.
We will have the opportunity to visit the new Acropolis Museum, a marvel of modern architecture, which is in full view of the Acropolis with the monuments, where the collections of the findings in the excavationsadjacent to it can be seen.
You will have the afternoon off in order to continue exploring the impressive artistic past of the city, stroll in the lively Plaka neighbourhood or do some shopping of folk arts and crafts.
DAY 3: Athens - Day off.
Go on one of the optional full day tours outside the city or visit some of the most important museums of Athens like the Archeological Museum or the Benaki Museum.
DAY 4: Athens - Departure.
Transfer to the airport.
Prices upon request.