On this walking tour, you will explore the main highlights of the city of the Athens including both its ancient and contemporary landmarks and features. You will begin by watching the Changing of the Evzone Guards before then visiting the Acropolis.
- See highlights including Syntagma, Parthenon, Propylea, the Temple of Athena Nike and much more
- Learn more about the rich history of Athens
- English speaking guide
|Included||3 hour walking tour with professional guide|
|Bring along||Comfortable shoes for walking, bottle of water|
|Participants||Tour takes place with up to 10 participants|
|Categories||Historical Tours, Themed Tours|
|Important information||Please contact the provider to confirm the meeting point of the tour, you will be provided with their contact details after booking.|
Offered byGray Line Greece
After you have met with your guide, you will begin the tour by watching the Changing of the Evzone Guards which takes place in front of the parliament building in Syntagma Square. These infantrymen are charged with guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier as well as the Presidential Palace and the Gate of the Evzones Camp in Athens.
Once you have seen the other contemporary highlights of the city, you will travel to the ancient Acropolis which has a history stretching back 2,500 years. During the tour of this complex, you can expect to see the Parthenon, Propylaea, Temple of Athena Nike and the Erechtheion.