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Athens Piraeus and Glyfada Hop on Hop off Tour

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Sightseeing in Athens can be hard work, especially in the heat. View its highlights more easily with a 24- or 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour. Take a seat, enjoy the audio commentary, and hop off at stops to explore the Acropolis, Plaka, and more. Plus, enjoy included walking tours, and upgrade to enjoy an Athens-Piraeus circuit with cruise port stops or an Athens-Piraeus-Glyfada circuit including Athens’ Riviera beaches.
  • Check out Athens’ sights with ease with a 24-hour hop-on hop-off bus pass
  • Set your own itinerary: Choice of three routes covering 40 stops in total
  • Hop off to see popular sights like the Acropolis, Plaka, and more 
  • Upgrade to a 48-hour pass to explore even further 
What to Expect
Book your preferred option and board the double-decker tour at any stop along your chosen route. Settle on the open-air or air-conditioned deck and don the headsets to hear the audio commentary—available in 12 languages—as you admire the sights. Stay aboard the full loop to see all the landmarks, or hop on and off at stops to explore on foot. Plus, enjoy perks like included optional, audio-guided walking tours or a a ride on the mini Happy Train in Piraeus. On the Athens route, explore the Acropolis’ treasures or picturesque Plaka. Or, on the Athens-Piraeus route, you can board at the cruise ports and then disembark to enjoy Mikrolimano’s fish restaurants, the planetarium, or the Acropolis itself. Meanwhile, on the Athens-Piraeus-Glyfada route, perhaps see the Acropolis before choosing to relax at Vouliagmeni Lake, Glyfada Beach, or different marinas. Your experience finishes when your selected pass duration ends.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Syntagma Square Cruise Ships Terminal
Departure Time
08:45 am - 18:15 pm
  • Hop-on hop-off tour
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Walking Tours (May to October)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual audio guide
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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My granny and I took the yellow bus. The whole day we were around Athens and we had a wonderful experience with the bus service. Especially the drivers, they took the time for my granny to find a seat, she is 84 so she goes real slow especially on the stairs. And they also
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It was part of my tour to Hungary, Bulgaria and last Greece. Athens is one of the oldest cities in the world. It looks tired due to the Economic hardship facing the country. However, the past may cover the new in the sense that so many historic places worth seeing .
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Isn't part of the reason to take these hop on hop off tours to get information about what you are seeing? We got it on one segment only! It wasn't the headset or the seat. No one was getting audio. We asked several people. The drivers just shrugged.
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a very good service hop on hop off bus. helpful staff and new buses. acropolis is the most important stop.
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I had a 48 hour pass and spread the routes over the two days. The first bus had a sound system from the last millennium. Could hardly hear anything. (To be fair 2 other busses I used were fine) My big issue was that I’d taken the Piraeus route, got off, walked around and went
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  • Duration: 3h
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