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Syntagma Metro station, where your private tour begins contains many archaeological exhibits including ancient grave stones, an aqueduct from the 5th century BC, pottery, a 2,000-year old beehive and a mosaic from the 5th century AD.
You will then see the House of the Greek Parliament, former Palace. Walking through the Syntagma Square, the heart of the city, you come either to Sotira of Lycodimos or the Kottakis Church both beautiful Byzantine churches which you are going to visit.
Continue strolling through the Plaka's paved streets before arriving at the Lysicrates Monument from the 4th century BC and the remnants of an old Christian Church. A ten-minute walk up the beautiful Dionysiou Areopagitou pedestrian walkway will bring you to the Acropolis, crowned by the Parthenon, with its spectacular views over the city below.
You will enjoy a profound and detailed explanation of the history of its monuments by your private knowledgeable licensed guides. On the way to the Acropolis you will also see the Dionysious Sanctuary, the Philopapos Hill, the Herodion Theatre and the Mars Hill.
Your guided visit will finish at the Acropolis. Then, you will have free time until you get picked up by the driver.
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We will ensure your timely return to the Athens port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
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On the day of travel you can present a printed or an electronic voucher (e-Voucher) for this tour/activity – whichever is most convenient for you!
Once your booking is confirmed, we'll send an email with a link to your Viator Shore Excursions voucher(s). You can either print the voucher and present a paper copy on the day of travel. Or, if you travel with a mobile device, simply show your Photo ID and present your voucher on your Smartphone or tablet on the day of travel.
On the day of travel the Lead Traveler must present a paper voucher in order to redeem this tour/activity.
Once your booking is confirmed, we'll send an email with a link to your Viator Shore Excursions voucher(s). Simply print the voucher and present a paper copy on the day of travel, along with the Lead Traveler's photo ID. If you fail to present a printed copy of this voucher, you will be refused service and/or admission to the activity you have purchased. Viator will not refund, credit or otherwise compensate you for failure to present a printed copy of your voucher on the day of travel.
On the day of travel you can present a paper or electronic voucher for this tour/activity, or you can simply present the Lead Traveler's Photo ID. Our supplier has your reservation on file and only requires proof of identity (valid photo ID for the Lead Traveler) on the day of travel.
Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.