Athens Sensation tour, gives you the chance to visit the Parthenon, one of the world’s most iconic landmarks, and to enjoy a taste of renowned Greek produce and hospitality. This half-day experience is an amazing opportunity for both business and leisure travelers who want to make the most of their precious time on the ground, as well as for those wanting to get a unique taste of Athens whilst waiting for flight or ferry connections to the islands or other destinations. Let us introduce you to Athens through the beauty of the ancient Acropolis and the delights of Greek cuisine. In the company of our expert guide, embark on a unique tour that blends history, mythology and gastronomy (all Greek words!) in a way that will exceed all your expectations!
Athens Sensation, will show you around the Acropolis archaeological area, introduce you to the history and secrets of the Parthenon, guide you around the world-class Acropolis museum and give you the opportunity to sample a range of exquisite Greek wines (refreshments for the little ones) and delicacies.
*Our Athens Sensation Tour runs also in the afternoon, starting at 16:00
Easy. The Greek terrain is often hilly, in the countryside and in urban areas alike. If you have mobility issues or need to make special arrangements, please contact us and let us know in advance. We’ll provide you with additional accessibility information and do our best to find a suitable solution.
Meeting at 09:00 at the Acropolis Metro Station
Visit to the archaeological area of the Acropolis and the Parthenon, accompanied by a field expert / licensed archaeologist, and discover its secrets: visual corrections, colors, damaged architectural elements and the stories behind these. Take a guided tour of the Acropolis and its grounds to explore the natural landscape that encouraged worship on the site.
Wander down Dionysiou Areopagitou Street to take in the scenery, characteristic of a city that has been inhabited for centuries. Contemporary apartment buildings stand next to neoclassical houses, and just across from them, the grand ancient monuments: the Acropolis and the Parthenon; the Theater of Dionysus, the oldest theater of the world; and the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, the famous Roman music Hall.
Sample traditional Greek wine and delicacies at Fine Wine, an authentic old-fashioned wine shop, housed in a terracotta building in Plaka. Dimitris and Sofia, the owners, are veritable oenophiles and are eager to give you a warm welcome as they share the bounties of Greece’s time honored wine-making tradition.
Take a private guided tour of the Acropolis Museum, led by a field expert / licensed archaeologist, for a chance to discover a different experience of the Acropolis of Athens, through artifacts, sculptures, and architectural elements from across the archaeological area.
Finishing point: Acropolis Metro Station
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Price is based on a minimum attendance of 4 people (for less or more participants, feel free to contact us).