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September 23, 2020

Best of Athens Half Day Private Tour

Written By Theodore Stamatis

This is a private tour for 1-4 people.( the final prices are per group not per person)

Make the most of your layover in Athens and discover its secrets and tips with a professional driver.

Welcome to Athens.

During this amazing half day tour you will see all the most popular sights and experience the best parts of the city. But I will also show you the special things that make Athens great.
4 points of Athenian history unfold in your eyes in just 5 hours.
Starting with the unification of the city of Athens in 1300 BC, advancing to the Roman Empire in the years 300 BC to 270 AD, continuing to the Ottoman Empire and the mosques of the Monastiraki region and ending in the victory of the Allies in the second world war where the united states of america, led by Truman, helped the country financially.

I can adjust the schedule, duration and activities to meet your needs. Please let me know of any special requests you have.


During your half day tour we will visit the Acropolis Hill and the surrounding monuments like Propylea, the Temple of Athena Nike, Erechteion, Karyatides and The Parthenon.

Afterwards we will drive to Mount Lycabettus, the highest point of Athens and then to the Panathinaic Stadium, the first stadium of the first Modern Olympic games.

Driving down to the Presidental Palace, the Megaro Maximou, the Hellenic parliament, the National Technical University of Athens and a drive through the narrow streets of Plaka full of charming homes.

We will visit the Temple of Zeus, the biggest temple ever built in Athens and the Athens National Arhaeological museum.

Then we will drive to the Monastery of Daphni, which is protected by UNESCO and was built in the Byzantine period.

And lastly we will go to a local restaurant for a meal, which I will provide.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection

Duration: 5 hours


Mercedes E 200 class(sedan), that is 3 years old with a full insurance coverage.
Clean and Air-conditioned, with Wi-Fi (Free internet).
Up to 3-4 customers.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: At the end of our tour, we’ll provide our customers with an All-Inclusive dinner at a local restaurant. The dinner, includes variety of meats and fish dishes based on customer’s wish. 4 plates for each one of our customers and a drink of their choice.
Soft drinks, candy and a snack.

*Liability insurance per person

***In the End of our Tour a Great Souvenir Gift is included.!!***

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs

Other: Εntrance fees.
***Also we can arrange for a Skip the lines tickets for Acropolis.***
***Contact us after or before booking for further details.***


-I am not a licensed guide.
-I do not have a license to give tours inside of monuments and historical places.Specified file failed upload test.

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About Author

Theodore Stamatis

Theodore Stamatis

Hello everyone, my name is Theodore. I live in Athens, Greece and I am surrounded by many historic ancient sights and beautiful scenery. My recognised ability is to be able to communicate with people from many different backgrounds, cultures and countries. I am fluent in Greek and I have an advanced knowledge of the English language. I deal with tours and transfers for over 13 years and I am working as a professional driver. This is a great opportunity for me to introduce my country's history and culture. To me it's not just a business, it is a way to meet new people. With me you are going to be able to experience different types of tours such as half day tours, full day tours, multiday tour and a wine tasting private tour in Athens. Trust my services and I will do my best to make your trip to Athens a unique travel experience! Credentials -Licensed Travel Agent (by Greek Ministry of Tourism) -Professional licensed driver in public transportation -Authorized- Recognized by U.S. Federal Government Data Universal Numbering System(D-U-N-S): 523544480 Restrictions -I am not a licensed guide. -I do not have a license to give tours inside of monuments and historical places.

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