News & Blog Posts
Athens Private Tours & Excursions all over Greece
There is always a way to make the most out of your visit to popular archaeological sites, some small details that will make a huge difference.
Here are the things you should know before you go up on the Parthenon*!
-Start early in the morning. Try to be there by the opening at 8 o clock in the morning. This way you will avoid the summer heat because there is no shade up there, and you will avoid the massive crowds that continuously visit the location. Avoiding the crowds means basically no waiting queues. This way you will spend your precious time only to enjoy your visit and also have the energy to continue your day without being exhausted.
-Wear comfortable clothes, use sunscreen, wear a hat, wear the comfortable athletic type of shoes, have a small bottle of water with you, and important! Use a toilet before your visit. Acropolis is not the best place to search for toilets.
-Pre-buy your tickets! Not Pre-book, Pre-BUY. Otherways you will still have to wait for a queue to collect them.
-Book a Private Tour with a Local Travel Agency. This way your experience will turn into a Lifetime Experience! You can have a Professional Licensed Guide, to let know why you are visiting one of the most important locations on the planet.
(*Acropolis we call the hill and Parthenon is the Temple on the Top of the Acropolis Hill, not Pantheon, Parthenon)
Visit our website any of our affiliated websites and book your private tours.
EXQUISITE Athens Private Tours https://www.athens-private-tours.com
Prestigious and worldwide leading travel publication Condé Nast Traveller has presented the 10 most beautiful countries in the World. This country’s 6,000+ islands offer exquisite panoramas. Greece is home to more than 4 million wild animals while other country has more than 9,000 plant species.
” Enjoy with the best Athens private tours by locals in Greece, shore excursions from Piraeus port cruise ships. Guided Athens day tours and multi-day classical tours all over Greece”
Visit our web site at https://www.athens-private-tours.com/ and book your private tour!
One of the most imposing places of the world, the “Navel of the World” according to ancient Greeks. Just two hours from Athens, it is the natural “gateway” to the Municipality of Delphi and a favorite tourist destination. A World Heritage Monument according to UNESCO with the archeological site leaving an unforgettable experience in Greece (according to a survey by the Greek National Tourism Organization – NGTO).
Mythology and history meet at a stunning geophysical landscape that leaves the visitor breathless and floods him with positive energy. With a large hospitality, dining & modern shopping network, an extensive network of ancient and modern paths and located between mountain and sea, it constitutes the ideal base for discovering the splendid Delphic land.
In ancient times, Delphi was the most important pan-Hellenic oracle. It was listed among the 100 most sacred sites in the world. In the past, kings, mortals, politicians, and generals would flock here for a favorable oracle from god Apollo. The Oracle of Delphi has indelibly marked Greek and international history. Its first settlement dates back to the Mycenaean period (14th-11th century B.C.) and was the seat of the Delphic Amphictyony (6th century B.C.). The Sanctuary reached its peak of glory around the 4th century B.C – 4th century A.D. with the Pythian Games constituting their point of reference. The 1882 excavations brought to light the ruins of the sacred site. From 1883, the settlement is transferred 300m to the west, the current location of modern-day Delphi. [www.visitdelphi.gr] ” Greece Delphi Tours By Exquisite Athens Private Tours
Enjoy a spectacular day trip from Athens to Delphi with our company, visit our web site at https://www.athens-private-tours.com/ and book your private tour!
It an amazing journey and a true Greek experience! Drive with our brand new Mercedes vehicles by the town of Livadia, the village of Distomo, the Tomb of the residents of Karacolithos and one of the most beautiful village of Greece, Arachova we reach our final destination, Delphi.
In this small article you will find all the reasons why you should pre-book a private day-trip in Athens, if you are on a cruise ship trip and stopping to Piraeus. At first, you will know exactly what you are paying for the service, because sometimes “cheap” is much more “expensive”. A professional, knowledgeable, experienced and kind driver-guide will wait just for you, right outside the arrivals, holding a sign with your name on. Your transportation method will be a spot clean and luxurious vehicle. You will start your tour immediately, without having to wait for other passengers. This way you will be way ahead of the big bus crowds and you will enjoy the sights much better. Furthermore, you will be able to visit places, such as Lycabettus hill and Plaka area, that the big vehicles do not have access or cannot reach. Apart from the above, you will visit all the places at your own pace and you will always have the option to alter your itinerary. You will enjoy a freshly cooked traditional Greek lunch, instead of touristic “plastic” food. The hole experience is personalised for you and after a while you will be feeling that a friend of yours is showing you around. If you choose to book for a private tour in Athens, you will not have to risk your precious time. You will not have to search around for transportation methods and the best spots in the city. After a trip like this, you will definitely be counting the time until your next visit to Athens, Greece. For all the above, …you don’t have to guess.. Be Sure that you Travel with the Best!