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Known as the cradle of Western civilisation and the birthplace of democracy, Athens is packed with ancient history. Our tour will recapture the history that created the foundations of modern society: art, medicine, law…and much more.
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From the port of Piraeus, our shore excursion will head to Athens by bus. The first stop is the Panathenaic Stadium, or Kalimarmaro. From here we’ll have a brief stop admire the Arch of Hadrian.
We’ll continue with our shore excursion of downtown Athens at Syntagma Square. Here we’ll see the Old Royal Palace, which is now home to the Greek Parliament.
Jumping back on the bus, we’ll set off for the Acropolis. At this iconic citadel, we’ll dive into the history of ancient Greece. Discover the Temple of Athena, the Parthenon and the Erechthion.
Before returning to port, we’ll stop in the old historic neighbourhood of Plaka. Situated at bottom of the Acropolis hill, this neighbourhood is characterised by its quaint narrow streets, traditional tavernas and workshops. A charming place to end our Athens shore excursion and perhaps pick up a souvenir or two.
*Shore excursions could be subject to variations due to external causes as Cruise Companies politics, weather conditions, duration of the stay of the ship in the port, legal demonstrations
Please note the dress code recommended to enter any church. No shorts, bare shoulders or miniskirts. This applies to both men and women. Comfortable walking shoes and sunscreen are recommended.