Greek Essentials

Classical Athens
Greek cuisine

Culture for the real world

The Parthenon and the Acropolis of Athens during daylight

From iconic ancient monuments and classical heritage in the morning to traditional Greek cuisine and liqueurs in the evening, this full-day tour is an ideal introduction to Greece, both classical and contemporary.

Greek Essentials is a day-long private tour that will show you around the Acropolis archaeological area and Philopappou Hill and introduce you to the fascinating history and secrets of the Parthenon. The tour also includes a visit to the award-winning Acropolis Museum, and gives you the opportunity to taste traditional Greek cuisine—including the well-known souvlaki—and sample traditional Greek ouzo and raki.

External view of the Acropolis Museum in Athens, Greece

Take an archaeologist-led guided tour of the award winning Acropolis Museum, to admire its impressive collection of artifacts.

The Acropolis of Athens in Greece

Visit the Parthenon and explore the archaeological area of the Acropolis to discover the secrets of this ancient rock, accompanied by a field expert / archaeologist.

The Church of Aghios Dimitrios Loumbardiaris near the Acropolis of Athens in Greece

Visit the 16th-century Church of Aghios Dimitrios Loumbardiaris, situated at the foot of Philopappou Hill.

Wander through the picturesque streets of Plaka, a vibrant neighborhood with elegant neoclassical houses, situated at the foot of the Acropolis.

Everyday moments in Plaka district, Athens, Greece
Interior view of Brettos bar, located in Plaka, in Athens city Centre

Sample traditional liquors at a cozy distillery – and – bar that’s been in business for over a century. Don’t miss out on its home brands of ouzo and raki!

Restaurant ready to serve meal with view of the Acropolis in Athens

Enjoy traditional Greek cuisine whilst enjoying spectacular glinting views of the Acropolis.

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