Athens, Corinth Canal and Ancient Corinthos Full Day Private Tour

(Offered and as Shore Excursion)

Enjoy a well-paced 8 hours tour which combines visits to the major Athens highlights and to the famous Corinthos with its religious nature. Discover Athens, the birthplace of Democracy & Philosophy. Know its outstanding classical monuments, aged since ancient times, starting with its cornerstone, the world famous Acropolis. Meet the biblical Ancient Corinthos where St. Paul lived for almost 2 years and preached the Corinthians. Continue with visit to the impressive rocky hill of Acrocorinthos. Last but not least admire the unique Corinth Canal which connects the Saronic Gulf with the Corintian Gulf and separates the Peloponnese region from the rest Greek mainland.

Total Duration: 8 hours (approx).

Pick up & Drop off is included (Athens Hotels, Piraeus Port / Cruise Terminals, etc).


Tour Information

Tour Highlights

  • Acropolis (Parthenon, Temple of Athena Nike, Erechtheion, Propylaia)
    Stop/Visit : 90 min (approx)
  • Olympieio (Temple of Zeus & Hadrian’s Arch)
    Stop/Visit : 20 min (approx)
  • Panathenaic Stadium (first modern Olympic Games)
    Stop/Visit : 10 min (approx)
  • Presidential Mansion (Change of the Guard)
    Stop/Visit : 20 min (approx)
  • Syntagma Square (House of Parliament & Tomb of Unknown Soldier)
    (No Stop / Passing by)
  • Ancient Agora & Plaka area (walking around, shopping, etc)
    Stop/Visit : 90 min (approx)
  • Ancient Corinthos (archaeological site & museum)
    Stop/Visit : 90 min (approx)
  • Acrocorinthos
    Stop/Visit : 20 min (approx)
  • Corinth Canal
    Stop/Visit : 10 min (approx)

Opening Hours

Acropolis:

Winter Time (Nov. 1st – March 31st) : 08:00 – 16:30
Summer Time (April 1st – Oct. 31st) : 08:00 – 19:30

Olympieio:

Winter Time (Nov. 1st – March 31st) : 08:00 – 16:30
Summer Time (April 1st – Oct. 31st) : 08:00 – 19:30

Ancient Agora:

Winter Time (Nov. 1st – March 31st) : 08:00 – 16:30
Summer Time (April 1st – Oct. 31st) : 08:00 – 19:30

Ancient Corinthos:

Winter Time (Nov. 1st – March 31st) : 08:30 – 15:00 except for Tuesdays (closed)
Summer Time (April 1st – Oct. 31st) : 08:00 – 18:00

Entrance Fees

Acropolis: Full 20 €, Reduced: 10 €

Olympieio: Full 8 €, Reduced: 4 €

Ancient Agora: Full 10 €, Redused: 5 €

Ancient Corinthos (archaeological site & museum): Full 8 €, Reduced: 4 €


Entrance Fees Policy

Reduced Ticket: People over 65 years old from EU members states and children and young people between 6 and 25 years from Non EU countries, upon presentation of ID or Passport
Free: Children and young people up to the age of 25 from EU members states and children up the age of 5 from Non EU countries, upon presentation of ID or Passport

In winter period (November 1st up March 31st) the reduced rate of single ticket is valid for all visitors.