Athens: Archaeological Tours

Archaeological

Panoramic tour of Athens with Parthenon and Acropoli Museum

Duration 7 hours                              Price up to 6 passengers              from Piraeus eur 459                      from Athens eur 389

Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver, Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                       Not included: Tickets,  Tour guide (3 hour eur 260), audioguide.

What you will see in this tour:

With your private tour guide* you will visit the archaeological area of the Acropolis Hill, the Parthenon, the Theater of Donysius and the Archaeological museum.              You will continue with a Panoramic tour with photo stops at the Panathenaic Stadium, built and used for the first modern Olympic Games in 1896 and the Temple of Zeus. We will pass in front of the Emperor Hadrian’s Arch, and the presidential residence in Syntagma Square where the changing of the guard takes place. Afterwards we will continue to the neoclassical Trilogy of Athens: the Academy of Sciences and Arts, the University of Athens and the National Library, concluding the tour with free time for souvenirs and tasty food sampling in the historic area of Monastiraki.  

 

Archaeological

Panoramic tour of Athens with Cape Sounio

Duration 7 hours                             Price up to 6 passengers                from Piraeus eur 549                      from Athens eur 489

Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver, Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                     Not included: Tickets, Tour guide (euro 260 ), audioguide, food. 

What you will see in this tour:    

You will enjoy the ride and the beautiful views along the famous Poseidon avenue ,  the Athens Riviera. We will pass through  the areas preferred by Athenians for their beaches and clubs. In about an hour we will reach our destination, Cape Sounio. Before leaving you will have some free time to enjoy the view, take photos, and have a snack or a drink on the Cape Sounio promontory. Will come back to Athens for a Panoramic tour with photo stops at the Acropolis Hill and the Parthenon, the Panathenaic Stadium and the Temple of Zeus. We will pass in front of Emperor Hadrian’s Arch, the presidential residence in Syntagma Square where the changing of the guard takes place. Afterwards we will continue to the neoclassical Trilogy of Athens: the Academy of Sciences and Arts, the University of Athens and the National Library, concluding the tour with free time for souvenirs and tasty food sampling in the historic area of Monastiraki.    

Archaeological

Duration 4 hours                               Price up to 6 passengers                from Piraeus eur 299                      from Athens eur 239

Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver, Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                       Not included: Tickets, Tour guide (euro 260 ), audioguide, food.

What you will see in this tour:    

Panoramic tour with photo stops at the Acropolis Hill and the Parthenon, the Panathenaic Stadium, built and used for the first modern Olympic Games in 1896 and the Temple of Zeus. We will pass in front of Emperor Hadrian’s Arch, the presidential residence in Syntagma Square where the changing of the guard takes place. Afterwards we will continue to the neoclassical Trilogy of Athens: the Academy of Sciences and Arts, the University of Athens and the National Library, concluding the tour with free time for souvenirs and tasty food sampling in the historic area of Monastiraki.                                                                                                            

 

 

Archaeological

                                                      Duration 4 hours                              Price up to 6 passengers:                from Piraeus  eur 279        from Athens eur 279                                                                    Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver, Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                Not included: Tickets, Tour guide (euro 260 ), food

What you will see with this tour;

You will enjoy the ride and the beautiful views along the famous Poseidon avenue, the Athens Riviera. We will pass through the neighbourhoods of Palaio Faliro, Alimos. Glyfada, Kavouri and Vouliagmeni, areas preferred by Athenians for their beaches and clubs. In about an hour we will reach our destination, Cape Sounio.

Before leaving you will have some free time to enjoy the view, take photos of the most popular sunset of Greece and have a snack or a drink on the Cape Sounio promontory

Archaeological

                                                                                                                            Duration 4 hours                            Price up to 6 passengers                from Piraeus  eur 279                    from Athens   eur 279                                                                                Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver, Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                        Not included: Tickets, Tour guide (2 h euro 190), food

What you will see in this tour;

One of the most evocative and magical archaeological sites of ancient Greek culture. In 2021 it was chosen to be the European capital of culture. Inside the archaeological site there is also the Museum which was built in 1890 and houses a plentiful collection of objects from the 5th century BC. Among others, ceramics, dating back to the Helladic Middle Ages up to the early Christian times,

Archaeological

                                                                                                                            Duration 4 hours                              Price up to 6 passengers                from Piraeus  euro 349                  from Athens    euro 349                                                              Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver,  Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                        Not included:  Tickets, Tour guide (2 h  euro 190)

What you will see in this tour;

Just an hour from Athens, we will stop for a break on the Corinth Canal where the breathtaking views demand a souvenir photo. A short distance away is the archaeological site of ancient Corinth where we will admire the temple of Apollo with its unique monolithic columns and the ruins of the Roman era such as temples, fountains and various other monuments. In the same complex you will visit the Museum with two main galleries that host sculptures, ceramics and minor objects of prehistoric and medieval dating deriving from excavations in Corinth and its surroundings.

Archaeological

Duration 8 hours                              Price up to 6 passengers:
from Piraeus  eur 559        from Athens eur 559                                                                    Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver, Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                Not included: Tickets, Tour guide (euro 260 ), food

What you will see with this tour;

In the site of Epidavros you will visit the ancient theatre, one of the best preserved Greek buildings in the world and famous for its extraordinary acoustics. The museum  and the Sanctuary of Asclepius, dedicated to the god of medicine.

The next stop will be a visit to the city of  Nauplia which was the first capital of the modern Greek state. A short walk through the old city and we will go up towards the Palamidi, for a panoramic view.

We will continue towards our last stop which will be the important site of Mycenae, the origin of Greek civilization. In the museum you will see the golden mask of King Agamemnon and feel the awe of the Cyclopean masonry and enter Agamemnon’s tomb.

Archaeological

                                                              Duration 8 hours                            Price up to 6 passengers                from Piraeus  eur 559                  from Athens   eur 559                                                                              Included: pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver, Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                        Not included: Tickets, Tour guide (2 h euro 190), food

What you will see in this tour;

 After a 2 hour drive, we will admire the Archaeological Site with the Temple of Apollo, the Theater and the Stadium and the treasures found on site and exhibited at the Delphi Museum. Its position above offers incredible views of the valley and the sea.

In combination with this excursion, a visit to the characteristic and picturesque village of Arachova, a vip destination for many Greeks  where you can enjoy a walk, ellegant shopping and a special culinary experience.                                                                                      

Archaeological

                                                              Duration 8 hours                              Price up to 6 passengers                from Piraeus  euro 559              from Athens    euro 559                                                               Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver,  Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                        Not included:  Tickets and  Tour guide (2 h  euro 190)

What you will see in this tour;

 Starting from the port of Piraeus or Athens, after just an hour we will make a stop at the Corinth Canal, to quickly arrive at the archaeological area of Corinth and its museum. We will continue along hilly roads overlooking vineyards, olive groves and the sea. We will continue to the magnificent Theater of Epidavros with the archaeological area and museum.

Returning in the direction of Athens we will visit the archaeological area of Elefsina, certainly the most mysterious of all the archaelogical sites  with a beautiful museum.

Archaeological

Rome city centre

                                                              Duration 8 hours                              Price up to 6 passengers:                from eur 429                                                                                        Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver, Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                  Not included: Tickets, Tour guide, (euro 260), food 

What you will see with this tour:

We will see the Colosseum, one of the most fascinating monuments of the whole world, the Circus MaximusTeatro MarcelloPiazza Venezia, the majestic Vittoriano monument dedicated to the first king of Italy. We will continue towards the Pantheon, the beautiful Trevi FountainNavona square and its fountains, we will cross the Tiber river to reach the Vatican Basilica of St. Peter and we will conclude the tour with a breathtaking view of the Janiculum hill.

 

 

 

 

Archaeological

Tarquinia Cerveteri

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What you will see with this tour:

Tarquinia, the most important Etruscan city in the 7th century BC. You will visit the extraordinary series of painted tombs of the Tarquinia necropolis and Palazzo Vitelleschi, which houses the National Etruscan Museum with the most precious treasures of the ancient city.     We will continue towards Cerveteri, for a break in the medieval village of Ceri.

Next stop is the necropolis of Cerveteri, a complex of Etruscan tombs, which represents one of the most important necropolises for the beauty and size of the tombs. Subsequently we will move to the medieval city and you will visit Palazzo Ruspoli which houses the Cerite National Museum.

Full day

Orvieto
Villa Lante

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What you will see with this tour:

Once you arrive in Orvieto you will first visit the well of San Patrizio, an engineering masterpiece, the wonderful Cathedral of Orvieto and in the same square the underground Orvieto

Also Villa Lante in Bagnaia, one of the most famous Italian gardens of the 16th century, from waterfalls to fountains to dripping grottoes is on the programme. Here you will enter to a different world, fresh, clean and green!

 

 

 

 

Archaeological

Pompeii Vesuvius

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Duration 8 hours                              Price up to 6 passengers                from  euro 420                                                                                                Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver,  Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                        Not included: Tickets, Tour guide (2 h euro 190), food

)What you will see with this tour: 

The main area of the city is represented by the forum, a completely pedestrianized place, around which the most important buildings overlook. The main work activity carried out in Pompeii is that of commerce: oil mills, numerous ovens, stables, hotels and taverns. Ypi will see the wall paintings that make Pompeii a unique example in the world, the Amphitheatre, the spa complexes and sexual entertainment staff. The eruption of Vesuvius in 79 caused the destruction of the cities of Herculaneum, Pompeii, Oplontis and Stabia, whose ruins, buried under layers of pumice, were brought to light starting from the 18th century. Vesuvius in ancient times was believed to be consecrated to the demigod hero Hercules, hence the name of the city of Herculaneum.

                                                               

Archaeological

Hercolaneum Pompeii

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What you will see with this tour: 

Herculaneum, whose history originates from the 12th century BC to end in 79, when, following the eruption of Vesuvius, it was covered under a blanket of volcanic materials. The excavations of the city, which began in 1710, brought to light an archaeological site of four hectares out of the total twenty of ancient Herculaneum,

The main area of the city is represented by the forum, a completely pedestrianized place, around which the most important buildings overlook. The main work activity carried out in Pompeii is that of commerce: oil mills, numerous ovens, stables, hotels and taverns. Ypi will see the wall paintings that make Pompeii a unique example in the world, the Amphitheatre, the spa complexes and sexual entertainment staff.

Archaeological

Pompeii

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                                                              Duration 7 hours                      Price up to 6 passengers              from eur 249                                                                                                  Included: Pick-up and drop off, multilingual driver,  Wi-Fi and fresh water on board                        Not included: Tickets, Tour guide (2 h euro 190), food

What you will see with this tour:

The main area of the city is represented by the forum, a completely pedestrianized place, around which the most important buildings overlook. The main work activity carried out in Pompeii is that of commerce: oil mills, numerous ovens, stables, hotels and taverns. Ypi will see the wall paintings that make Pompeii a unique example in the world, the Amphitheatre, the spa complexes and sexual entertainment staff.