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City Sightseeing Athens, Piraeus & Beach Riviera Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

Highlights
  • Tour Athens with ease on a hop-on hop-off City Sightseeing bus
  • Tailor an itinerary over 37 stops (if three routes chosen)
  • See highlights such as the Acropolis and hear about them via commentary
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City Sightseeing Athens, Piraeus & Beach Riviera Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
From US$23.00
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24hr Ticket - Athens LineMost Popular
Explore the Athens Line with our 24-hour hop on hop off bus ticket.
From US$23.00
24hr Ticket - Athens & Piraeus
Explore the Athens and Piraeus lines with our 24-hour hop on hop off bus ticket.
From US$25.30
24hr All Routes
Explore the Athens, Piraeus & Beach Riviera lines with our 24-hour hop on hop off bus ticket.
From US$33.35
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Overview
Exploring Athens can mean lots of walking and climbing, a stressful endeavor in the Greek sun or if you’re short on time. A hop-on hop-off City Sightseeing bus tour lets you cover more ground in less time, without using any extra energy. View the must-sees, learn their history from the onboard commentary, and hop on and off at the stops that interest you. Plus, explore beyond central Athens on Piraeus or Riviera routes.
What to Expect
Book your preferred tour ticket and board the open-top City Sightseeing double-decker bus at any of the applicable stops. Then, don the provided earphones to learn about the sights you see via commentary.

Choose to stay aboard for the full route, or hop out at any stops to explore by foot. Perhaps explore the ancient temples at the Acropolis, or at the New Acropolis Museum to admire its classical sculptures.

Maybe disembark at Syntagma Square to see the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and stroll through the National Gardens, or widen your sightseeing to the Athens Riviera (depending on selected ticket)—the choice is yours.

Your ticket is valid for 24 or 72 hours from first use, and includes a discount booklet with money-saving offers at selected attractions. Buses run every 15 or 30 minutes depending on the season. See the Itinerary for stops.
Reviews (823)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Gives a flavour

On cruise, which called into Athens so decided to do sightseeing tour. Booked when we got off ship which is much cheaper than booking the tour on the cruise ship. Roads are horrendous with traffic and unfortunately there was a demonstration on going which we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nowretire
Reviewed 1 week ago
Good way to see a few of the sights of Athens in a day

We chose to do Athens only as we had one day.. We paid 15 euros each and started at Syntagma square and watched the changing of the guard. We got off at The Acropolis first and spent a couple of hours there, so much to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
The top sights of Athens

This is the best way to see the top sights of Athens. You can get on and off at any stop. This tour goes to the Acropolis. Entrance to the Acropolis is a separate fee. Very good deal for the cost

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jkpatlanta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Discover Athens

After exploring some islands my friends and I spent time in Athens and decided that a hop-on/hop-off bus would be a great way to see the city. We chose City Sightseeing Red Bus from our experience in other cities. The audio guide is in many...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Tjworld1988
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
GREAT WAY TO LEARN THE CITY-ATHENS

We use these tours in every new city to find our way around, whether it is for 1 day or more. Always helpful and good for transportation along with history of the city . The only drawback would be sometimes buses do not come around...More

4  Thank vcbinca
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Stuart G
18 February 2019|
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Response from keith c | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yellow bus is cheaper. Bus to Acropolis, another to Athens.
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Christina L
3 January 2019|
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Response from Craig-World-Travelle | Reviewed this property |
They picked up us at our hotel which was prearranged and took us to the main office. Others met at the main office in downtown Athens.
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Courtney W
19 December 2018|
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Hi! I honestly did not try to use my credit card in the attraction as I had cash on me. I’m not sure they accept travel checks as well! You need to double check!
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