Athens City Break: Museums, Acropolis and City Tour
- Duration: 4 Days
- Location: Athens
- Product code: ACBCTM-L
A unique synthesis of timeless classical elegance and joyful modern vibrancy, Athens is Europe’s coolest new city-break destination.
The revered cradle of democracy and birthplace of western thought and civilisation, ancient mother of celebrated philosophers, poets and sculptors, host to the first modern Olympic Games, effervescent in its modern vitality and with a friendly and charming society, Athens beckons the visitor and illuminates the mind and the senses.
Athens is there to be savoured and experienced: prepare to be thrilled by the illustrious Acropolis, the large variety of museums, the theatre plays and musical events at such famous venues as the ancient Odeon of Herodes Atticus, quirky picturesque neighbourhoods, the wine bar scene, traditional and Neo-Hellenic cuisine, lively bars and lush boutiques, sun-seeking at the beaches of nearby Athenian Riviera, illustrious archaeological sites and a bustling night-life – just to name a few!
Our themed, high-end Athens City Break programmes are distinguished for their own unique flavour and focus. It is up to you to choose the one which best reflects your interests and mood: we take care of all the rest, with pathos, ethos and single-minded dedication to our core value of providing you with the very best of inspiration, service and support.
Prepare to be thrilled by our four day / three night, high-end Archaeology and Museum City Break programme, which attractively combines a private tour of the impressive National Archaeological Museum and the illustrious Acropolis Museum, with an illuminating tour of the city.
The private, six-hour programme on Day 2 is conducted by a licenced and highly experienced archaeologist-guide. Transport is by air-conditioned car driven by professional driver.
Accommodation includes breakfast and is provided at a select hotel with convenient access to the Acropolis.
- Be impressed by the treasures of the National Archaeological museum of Athens
- Let the timeless wonders of the Acropolis Museum inspire you
- Draw in the rich sights of modern and ancient Athens during our city tour
- Revel at the Acropolis
- Explore and sample the vibrant and friendly modern city of Athens
- Sample the Greek coffee culture
- Be inspired both by the traditional and Neo-Hellenic cuisine
The programme is as follows:
Transfer from Athens
airport to your hotel by private luxury minibus.
After a leisurely breakfast, your archaeologist-guide will meet you at your
hotel and will lead you on an informative tour of the two museums, while
providing a city tour which will highlight the landmarks of Athens. Enjoy lunch at a typical Greek
restaurant and drop-off at your hotel.
The day is free for you to explore and experience this classic yet modern and
bustling city at your own pace. Ideas, information and tips as to what to do
and where to go will be sent to you free of charge upon booking: visit the
iconic and unmissable Athens Acropolis, wander in wonder at the buzzing
Varvakeios market, participate in a Greek cooking lesson, ride a bike at the
pedestrian street network, sample the Greek coffee culture, try meze and ouzo
the authentic Greek way and go shopping – the possibilities are endless.
Transfer from your hotel to Athens
airport by private luxury minibus.
• 3 nights' accommodation at a specially chosen
central Athens hotel near the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum, including breakfast
• All taxes, fees and handling charges
• Entrance fees on Day 2
• Lunch on Day 2
• Professional, licensed archaeologist-guide on Day 2
• Hotel pick-up and drop-off for the tour of Day 2
•Transfers from and to Athens airport by luxury, air-conditioned minivan
• Flights to and from Athens
• Gratuities (optional) for guide and driver
• Anything not mentioned in inclusions
Private Tour Languages
English, French, German
Days and dates
All year round.
Low season prices valid from 01 October 2017 to 31 March 2018.
Minimum Number of participants