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Athens holidays

Absorb the mystical history of this spellbinding city on holidays in Athens. Discover the legends of this magical destination, as past and present effortlessly merge and leave you intrigued and wanting more.

Allocate some time to explore the historic centre, Syntagma Square and the Acropolis are ‘must see’ attractions for your first visit. Athens may be one of the world’s oldest cities but not everything is ancient - the wonders of modern-day Athens are equally fascinating. Book an exciting experience and catch a glimpse of the beautiful Greek Islands. Or hire a car and explore the nearby attractions, visit Delphi, once the centre of the ancient world or escape to the Athens coast to the picturesque seaside town of Vouliagmeni.

Athens city breaks

Athens coast

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Athens Experiences

Book one of our carefully selected sightseeing experiences in Athens.

Athens Half Day Sightseeing Tour
Athens Half Day Sightseeing Tour

Combine the sights of modern Athens with the sites of historical importance on this comprehensive five hour sightseeing tour. With an expert guide on hand to explain all the top Athens attractions, your tour passes Constitution Square and Parthenon temple -- home of the first modern Olympic Games. Explore the incredible UNESCO World Heritage-listed Acropolis of Athens on foot, seeing famous monuments like the Pantheon.

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