Inspiration Ventures best shore excursion gives you an insider’s view of Athens Highlights offering a unique perspective to Classical Art Treasures and ancient Greek culture.  Ideal for art lovers and visitors seeking insight into ancient life and thought. The timeless myths carved into the Marbles come alive with your licensed, expert guide. You will also enjoy an authentic journey of discovery through the sights and sounds of Athens for a true taste of the City.

Visit the Acropolis and Parthenon, a Unesco Cultural Heritage Site, new Acropolis Museum and the Panathenaic Stadium, home of the first Modern Olympic Games.

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On disembarking your cruise ship at the port of Piraeus, your private, licensed guide will welcome you at the terminal.  After a short drive in your private a/c Mercedes van to the city’s historical center to begin a walking tour accompanied by your guide.Strolling along the pedestrian walkway, the surviving ancient monuments, such as the famous Theater of Dionysus, the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, come to life as their story unfolds. After visiting the monumental Acropolis, crowned by the Parthenon, you will enjoy a magical experience in the New Acropolis Museum. Marvel at great works of art, such as the Caryatids, (kore)  the handsome maidens carved in marble and the surviving Parthenon sculptures, which escaped the plunder of Lord Elgin.  Your day of discovery ends at the Panathenaic Stadium, home of the first Modern Olympic Games.

  • Athens city tour
  • Visit to the Acropolis
  • Visit to the New Acropolis Museum
  • Stroll through historical center
  • Panathenaic Stadium, home of Modern Olympics
 

Touring in Athens & Corinth dress is casual. We suggest comfortable casual clothes and good walking shoes for the visit of the sites. Hats, sunscreen and a bottle of water are suggested during summer months.

 

Big bags and backpacks are not allowed in most sites & Museums. They are usually kept at the entrance and returned to you after the visit.

 

Remember to bring along your cameras. You will have great photo moments. Please note that in Museums and Sites it is not allowed to pose by a statue for a picture.

 

Consider about 2 miles walking during the day, city walking but also  uneven ground while visiting sites, uphill Acropolis climb,  steps and cobblestone streets.  Good physical condition is important. Wheelchairs cannot be accommodated.

TOUR PRICE INCLUDES
  • Guided Tour and Entrance fees to all sites described.
  • Start to Finish services of Inspiration Ventures Tour Guide
  • Private Mercedes motor coach transportation
 TOUR PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities for Tour Director & Driver

 

  • For touring in Athens we suggest comfortable, casual clothes and good walking shoes for visiting the sites. Hats, sunscreen and a bottle of water are suggested during summer months.
  • Big bags and backpacks are not allowed in most sites & Museums. They are usually kept at the entrance and returned to you after the visit.
  • Remember to bring along your cameras. You will have great photo moments.  Please note that in Museums and Sites it is not allowed to pose by a statue for a picture.
  • Please remember not to leave your bags, cameras or any personal item unattended.
  • Consider about 2 miles walking during the day, which includes city walking but also uneven ground while visiting sites, uphill Acropolis climb, steps and cobblestone streets.  Good physical condition is important. Wheelchairs cannot be accommodated.