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    City Sightseeing Athens Hop-On, Hop-Off & Cape Sounio Tour

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    Activity Schedule

    • When does it run?


    • Duration

      Hop-on, hop-off: Valid for 48 or 72 hours 
      Cape Sounio Tour: 4 hours

    • Start time

      Hop-on, hop-off: 8.30am to 8:30pm, every 30-60 minutes (depending on the route)

      Cape Sounio Tour: 3pm

    • Meeting Point

      Hop-on, hop-off: You can board the bus at any of the route's stops. The favored stops are Terminal: A1 – Syntagma Sq, Acropolis & Parthenon, Votsalakia Beach and Glyfada Beach.

      Cape Sounio Tour: Good news! You can get picked up from selected hotels, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details. 

    • Ending Point

      Hop off the bus at any of the stops to end the tour

      Cape Sounio Tour: You will be dropped back at your hotel.

    Key Highlights

    • Save money on Athens sightseeing with a flexible hop-on, hop-off tour and a Cape Sounio afternoon tour
    • Explore the city at your own pace, hopping on and off as you wish
    • Hop on and off at iconic attractions, from the Acropolis to the Planetarium
    • Enjoy a guided excursion of Cape Sounion & Temple of Poseidon
    • Relax on a scenic drive along the Athens Riviera & enjoy breathtaking views of Aegean Sea
    • Marvel at the Temple of Poseidon and discover the stirring legends that surround it
    • Both printed and smartphone vouchers accepted!


    Save money and enjoy hassle-free Athens sightseeing with the City Sightseeing Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour & Cape Sounio Afternoon Tour combo!

    City Sightseeing Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour:

    Trace the history and culture of Athens from ancient times to the present day on this great-value Hop-on, Hop-off open-top bus tour from City Sightseeing. The tour routes cover every corner of the city - from the breathtaking Acropolis to the stunning Votsalakia Beach.

    Comprising three lovely routes - Athens, Piraeus, and Beach Riviera; the strategic stops located throughout the city make all your favorite attractions accessible with minimal transportation hassles.

    Some of the attractions covered:

    • Acropolis Museum
    • Parthenon
    • Temple of Zeus
    • National Library
    • National Archaeological Museum
    • National Gardens

    Cape Sounio Afternoon Tour:

    Begin your Sounio tour with a wonderful drive along the scenic coastal road which affords a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf. Pass through some of Athens's most beautiful suburbs (Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Varkiza) and idyllic beaches as you approach Cape Sounion, one of Greece’s most photographed monuments which rises like a sheer cliff out of the sea.

    At Cape Sounio, visit the 5th century B.C. Temple of Poseidon with one of the most breathtaking panoramic views in the world, where on a clear day you can see at least seven islands! The precipice is a sheer 197-foot drop to the sea. Land masses to the west stand out in sharp profile: the island of Aegina backed by the mountains of the Peloponnese.

    This half-day excursion is a great option if you want to discover Greece beyond Athens, enjoy stunning views and visit world-famous Greek ruins.


    • 48 or 72 hours Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour (as per option chosen)
    • Choice of Athens, Piraeus, and Beach-Riviera routes (as per option chosen)
    • Audio commentary in 13 languages - English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Hebrew, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, Greek, Turkish
    • Cape Sounio Tour
    • Entrance fees for the Temple of Poseidon
    • Transport by luxury air-conditioned bus
    • Professional and Licensed guide
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off service
    • All taxes


    • Gratuities
    • Entrances to attractions, unless specified

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    Please note

    Voucher information: You can show your voucher on your smartphone (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

    The voucher must be redeemed by one of the agents at the stop or on the bus before passengers board. Once the electronic voucher has been redeemed and exchanged for a printed paper ticket, passengers are required to keep the printed ticket with them for the duration of their journey, as electronic vouchers cannot be used after redemption

    The date you choose is for the attraction ticket/tour. The hop-on, hop-off ticket is valid for 12 months.

    Individual vouchers for each activity will be shared after the booking.

    72 hours Hop-on, Hop-off tickets are available during summer months only.

    Hop-on, hop-off tour:

    Wheelchair accessibility: Yes

    Athens is a functioning city and weather, traffic, and events may occasionally cause disruption.

    Timings and stops are subject to change.

    Cape Sounio Tour:

    Please remember to carry your photo ID card.

    Child ages are 6-12 and Adult tickets are valid for those aged 13+

    The name of of the Bus Stop A2 has been changed from Melina Merkouri / Plaka to Acropolis / Plaka

    Customer Reviews

    • Helene Boisvert

      Hop on hop off is a great way to see the sights and the excursion was well organised.

    • Paul Berresford
      Athens city tour

      The hop on / off bus is the perfect way to tour the city at your leisure. We also used the Pireus and beach riviera tours as part of the overall package which is great if you are...

      United Kingdom 06/10/2018
    • Carol Maloney

      The Hop-on Hop off bus was a great way to get around Athens. I loved that they had friendly, helpful person at each stop. Thank you, Carol...

      United States 06/06/2018

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