City Sightseeing Athens Hop On Hop Off Tour

The hop on/off bus is a fantastic way to get around the city of Athens without any hassle. It drops you off just steps away from everything you want to see. Another wonderful aspect is there are representatives at most of the stops making it easy to ask questions or confirm information. ...Shari C., USA – See more reviews
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Trace the history and culture of Athens from ancient times to the present day in this hop on and hop off tour. Seeing the juxtaposition of ancient history and modern life is a very rare experience not to be missed.


Hop On Hop Off Tours in Athens
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Meeting Point:
Syntagma Square
24 hours
daily at regular intervals
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This open top double deck bus tour of Athens encompasses central Athens, commencing at Syntagma Square. Tracing the history and culture of Athens from ancient times to the present day and passing a plethora of various shopping opportunities that are along the route. You can easily visit the many things to do including world famous museums, with spectacular views of ancient temples, the Acropolis and Parthenon. Athens represents the juxtaposition of ancient history and modern life which is a very rare experience and one not to be missed.

With your bus ticket, you can also get on the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Shuttle for free! Just present your ticket at the McArthurGlen shuttle stop at Syntagma Square and enjoy a free ride on a top VIP limo minibus.

Stop 1 - Syntagma Square

Stop 2 - Melina Merkouri, Plaka

Stop 3 - New Acropolis Museum*

Stop 4 - Acropolis and Parthenon*

Stop 5 - Temple of Zeus

Stop 6 - National Gardens

Stop 7 - Benaki Museum

Stop 8 - Panathenaic Stadium

Stop 9 - National Gardens

Stop 10 - National Library

Stop 11 - National Archaeological Museum*

Stop 12 - Omonoia Square*

Stop 13 - Karaiskaki Square*

Stop 14 - Thession Station*

Stop 15 - Kotzia Square

Loop duration: 90 minutes

Frequency: 30 minutes

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Pre-recorded Greek, English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Brazilian-Portugese, Chinese Mandarin, Portugese, Turkish


  • 24-hour hop on hop off ticket

  • McArthurglen Outlet shuttle


  • Meals and drinks

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal expenses

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • It is necessary to print the confirmation voucher for this tour. The bus driver will not accept vouchers shown from a mobile device.

  • Children below 5 years old are free of charge.

  • Full mobility facilities (i.e. drop down ramps for collapsible / electric wheelchairs) on all tour buses.

  • Schedules are subject to change.

  • You may choose to hop on the bus at any stop along the route and exchange your voucher there.

  • *On 25 March 2014 (Independence Day), bus stops 3, 4, 8, 11, 12, 13, and 14 will cease to operate after 13:00. It is suggested that you start your tour from the Acropolis (stop 4) on or after 13:00.

Ticket Validity

All ticket validities are for consecutive hours/days from first use.

  • A 1-day ticket is valid only for the day of redemption.

  • A 24-hour ticket is valid from the time redeemed until the same time the following day.

The same principle applies for a 2-day/ 48-hour (or more) ticket.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 1 day or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 0 day or less prior to date of activity.

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