Discover the best sights in Athens on-board our iconic open-top double-decker City Sightseeing tour bus. With 3 routes to choose from – Athens, Piraeus and Beach Riviera - and 37 tour stops in total, there’s no better way to explore the dozens of attractions and landmarks Athens has to offer! Passengers can hop on and off at any of the tour stops along the routes and discover the city’s famous historic treasures, beautiful beaches and modern tourist resorts at their own pace! As you travel, you can also take full advantage of the free on-board audio commentary, filling you in on all the fun and informative facts you need to know about this beautiful Greek city.Description
Our flexible hop-on hop-off concept gives our passengers the option to explore Athens at their own pace, or if they prefer, they can stay on the tour for the full duration!
Along the Athens line, the tour will approach some of the city’s most famous landmarks, including the Acropolis & Parthenon. This temple is one of the most eye-catching along Athens’ skyline, containing several amazing ancient architectures, not to mention the Parthenon!
Another must-see historic attraction is the Temple of Zeus; it was built back in the 6th century and is dedicated to the famous Olympian God, it is also one of the oldest constructions to still be standing in Athens!
For more notable architectures, hop-off at Stop 10 to enjoy close-up views of the National Library. It was built as part of famous architect, Theopill Freiherr's group of neo-classical buildings!
Once you’ve explored the city’s deep history, hop onto the Beach Riviera Line and enjoy the most beautiful panoramic sea views as the tour bus passes through four different beaches! Soak up the sunshine as you travel and enjoy historic treasures such as the Temple of Zeus.
Please note that this line only operates in the summer season which is April to October!
If you’re travelling to Athens by cruise, than the Piraeus Line is perfect for you – hop on at Stop 1, the Cruise Terminal, and begin your journey through this enchanting city. Notable sights along this route include the Archaeological Museum of Piraeus and Mikrolimano Harbour.The tour stops along the routes are as follows:Athens Line:
1. Syntagma Square
2. Melina Mercouri
3. New Acropolis Museum
4. The Acropolis & Parthenon
5. Temple of Zeus
6. National Gardens
7. Benaki Museum
8. Panathinaikon Stadium
9. National Gardens
10. National Library
11. National Archaeological Museum
12. Omonoia Square
13. Karaiskaki Square
14. Thession Station
15. Kotzia SquarePiraeus Line:
1. Cruise Terminal
2. Lion’s Gate
3. Archaeological Museum of Piraeus
4. Mikrolimano Harbour
6. Marriott & Intercontinental Hotels
7. Temple of Zeus
8. National Gardens
9. Syntagma Square
10. Melina Merkouri
11. Marriott & Intercontinental Hotels
13. The Municipal Theatre Beach Riviera Line:
1. Interchange Athens & 1 Interchange Athens & Beach-Riviera
3. Faliro / Flisvos
4. Ag Kosmas Beach
5. Glyfada Terminal
6. Asteria Glyfada Beach
7. Kavouri / Oceanis Beach
8. Vouliagmeni Lake Beach
9. Temple of ZeusHighlights
- All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
- Choice of several departures throughout the day
- Comprehensive tour of the city
- Great overview and orientation of the city
: Athens, GreeceDuration
: 24 to 72 hrs Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.