On this pleasant excursion, enjoy a brief introduction to the wonders of Athens from the comfort of your air-conditioned motor coach. Views include the Old Marble Olympic Stadium, the Royal Palace, Constitution Square, Monument of the Unknown Soldier and the Acropolis.
DurationApproximately 3-31/2 hours
Departing the pier, pass the Zea and Microlimano marinas, two of the most attractive spots in Piraeus. Soon, you will reach Athens, the glorious capital of Greece.
During your 45-minute survey of the city, view the Old Marble Olympic Stadium. In preparation for a modern revival of the Olympic Games in 1896, the stadium was impressively reconstructed on its Roman foundations.
Continuing on, glimpse other significant sites, including the Royal Palace, Constitution Square and the Monument of the Unknown Soldier. A highlight will certainly be your arrival at the Acropolis, where you will gaze at spectacular vistas of the Parthenon and the legendary Acropolis monuments.
Now your exploration takes you to the coastal suburbs of Glyfada, Voula, Kavouri and Vouliagmeni. Before returning to your Crystal ship, enjoy a stop in Vouliagmeni for refreshments.
It is recommended that guests dress in casual clothing and wear flat, comfortable shoes. The order of sights visited may vary. Pre-reservation of this Crystal Adventures excursion is recommended.