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Amazing Athens: Intriguing Neighbourhoods & Classical Treasures
Athens provides a diverse mix of ancient history, vibrant culture and spectacular architecture. Marvel at the magnificent Acropolis, explore deeper into Athens’ maze of alleyways and find authentic local cuisine and fascinating museums.
- Style: City Break
- Duration: 4 days/3 nights
- Starts in: Athens
- Discover ancient Acropolis
- Wonder through the Plaka Disctrict
- Experience traditional markets
Day 1 Arrive in Athens
Arrive into Athens and transfer to your hotel. This afternoon, why not take the traditional cable car to the highest spot in Athens, Lycabettus Hill, where you can observe beautiful views over the entire city.
Day 2 Markets, Ruins and Ancient Athens
This morning, detangle the myths from the treasures on your included tour around Athens. Explore the city’s plethora of markets, from fresh Mediterranean fruits, vegetables and meats to unique flea markets selling leather sandals, musical instruments and antiques. Wander through the bustling streets as your guide educates you on some of Athens’ famous landmarks. Later, stroll the famous neighbourhood of Plaka and enjoy a coffee in a local café. This afternoon, take the time to explore some of the city’s hidden treasures.
Day 3 Historical Highlights
Equipped with your hop-on hop-off bus ticket, explore historic Athens. With 37 stops throughout the city, the bus tour will transport you to all of the great sights. Stop by the awe-inspiring Acropolis, dating back 2,500 years and visible from almost everywhere within the city, the incredible marble monuments are sure to impress. Continue onto the charming Plaka district, boasting narrow laneways of small enthralling museums, ancient sights and historic churches.
Day 4 Depart Athens
Cherish your final morning with a gentle stroll through the National Gardens, tucked away in the heart of Athens, the gardens provide a peaceful retreat from the bustling city. Later, transfer back to the airport for your flight home.
per person (based on 2 adults sharing)
- Private return transfers from airport to hotel
- 3 nights 3 accommodation in Athens
- 3 breakfasts
- Small group Markets, Ruins & Ancient Athens tour
- Athens, Piraeus and Riviera Hop on Hop off 24 hour bus ticket
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