See the sights of Athens on a private day trip from Kalamata. Journey back to the days of Ancient Greece at the Acropolis Museum and marvel at monuments such as the Parthenon. Pass through the Corinth Canal and pause to admire the feat of engineering.
What to Expect
Depart Kalamata early in the morning and journey towards Athens by air-conditioned vehicle. Chat with your guide about your preferences for the day so that they can customize the trip according to your needs. Pass local villages and country roads full of olive and orange trees in areas steeped in myths and traditions.
Pause at the Corinth Canal to admire the spectacular feat of human endeavor and engineering. Learn about the Golden Age of Athens and Pericles in the 5th century BC. Hear all the myths and historical data relating to the creation of the Acropolis. Then, on arrival, admire the remains of the Parthenon, Propylaea, Erechtheion and Temple of Athena Nike.
Take an approximate 2 hours to walk around the main archaeological site before going to the Acropolis Museum. Experience one of the most modern and impressive museums in the world. Visit the traditional narrow alleys of the historical Plaka district and discover souvenir shops, cafes and traditional taverns where you can find something to eat before the journey back to Kalamata.
- Transfer by private vehicle
- Hotel/port pick-up and drop off
- Free Wi-Fi
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees (€20)
- Food and drinks
- Gratuities (optional)
- Licensed guide (upon request at extra cost)
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Know Before You Go
• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended