• Athens sunset tour - Lycabettus Hill and Acropolis site
  • Athens sunset from Lycabettus Hill
  • Athens sunset tour -Lycabettus Hill
  • Sunset tour - Lycabettus Hill and the Acropolis site
  • Athens sunset - the Acropolis site
  • Athens sunset tour
  • Lycabettus Hill sunset tour
  • Athens afternoon city tour
  • Plaka cocktails at sunset
Destination:
Athens, Piraeus
Duration:
Half day
Type of tour:
Private Tours
Theme:
Sightseeing, Walking Tours
Type of vehicle:
mini bus, minivan

Everyone is aware of the indisputable beauty of the Acropolis site, but have you seen the Acropolis sunset?

Beat the heat and the crowds by visiting the Acropolis late in the afternoon! Enjoy a guided tour at the most significant historic monuments of the hill, such as the Parthenon, the Erechtheion, the Propylaia, the Nike Temple. Then, board your van and follow your guide to Lycabettus Hill which is the highest hill of Athens and enjoy the stunning sunset views of both Piraeus and Athens.

On the way to the hill, enjoy a city tour with photo stops at the most important landmarks of Athens, like the Panathenaic stadium, the “Trilogy”, the temple of Olympian Zeus, the Arch of Hadrian and Syntagma Square.

Once on Lycabettus, watch the sun diving into the sea in warm orange-red colors and take the most amazing photos of your life!

Wrap up your tour by spending some free time in Plaka. Enjoy a cocktail at one of the numerous bars or restaurants in the oldest district of Athens.

  • Experience the ultimate afternoon guided tour of the Acropolis site with your certified tourist guide.
  • Wander through the ancient citadel and see the principle buildings, such as the Propylaia, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion with the famous Caryatid Statues and the magnificent Parthenon.
  • Board your van for a tour of downtown Athens. Capture the most important landmarks of the city as you stop for photos at the Panathenaic stadium, the “Trilogy”, the temple of Olympian Zeus, the Arch of Hadrian and the Syntagma square.
  • As the sun begins to sink into the gulf and twilight illuminates the city, follow your guide to Lycabettus Hill (sometimes spelled Lykavitos), the highest point of the city and the best place to watch the sunset in Athens.
  • Enjoy the most breathtaking sunset from the hill and take in the spectacular views of Athens, Piraeus and all across the Aegean from a height of 277 meters.
  • Witness the lights of the Acropolis, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Panathenaic Stadium and Ancient Agora come on.
  • After the magnificent panoramic view of the illuminated city, visit the old town of Athens, Plaka.
  • A nightcap at one of its quaint age-old establishments is the best way to end the perfect day!

Included:

  • Pick-up/Drop-off
  • Guided tour by certified tourist guide by the Greek Ministry of Tourism within the Acropolis site
  • Transportation by deluxe AC vehicle
  • Professional driver
  • Snacks, appetizers mentioned above
  • Insurance coverage during bus transfers
  • Mobile contact number for any emergency available 24/7

 

Not included:

  • Entrance fees of the Acropolis site
  • Dinner
  • Gratuities

 

Admission

Acropolis general admission: 20€ per person
reduced ticket: senior citizens with an EU passport
free of charge: students with EU student ID and under 18 years old