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Athens Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Athens and Piraeus Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

  • Make your own itinerary and see Athens at your own pace
  • Flexible shore excursion: Tickets available for one, two, or three days
  • Includes discount booklet for local eateries, attractions, and shopping
Athens Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Athens and Piraeus Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
From US$23,38
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24 Hr - Athens & Piraeus LinesMost Popular
Explore the Athens and Piraeus lines with our 24-hour hop on hop off bus ticket.
24 Hour - Athens Line
Explore the Athens Line with our 24-hour hop on hop off bus ticket.
24hr All Routes
Explore the Athens, Piraeus & Beach Riviera lines with our 24-hour hop on hop off bus ticket.
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See the ancient sites and popular attractions of Athens—including the Temple of Zeus, Planetarium, and the Archeological Museum of Piraeus—on this hop-on hop-off bus shore excursion, a stress-free option for visitors with limited time. Enjoy views from the open-top bus, hear onboard commentary, and spend as much time as you’d like at each stop along multiple routes. Choose a ticket for one to four days of exploration, adding extra flexibility.
What to Expect
Your sightseeing shore excursion starts at Syntagma Square for the Athens Line or the Cruise Terminal for the Piraeus Line. A third route, “Beach Rivera,” is available April through October. Hop on the waiting open-top, double-decker bus, and head out for an overview of the city.

Get off at the stops that interest you most, exploring sights like the Temple of Zeus, National Gardens, and Archaeological Museum of Piraeus. Then, just reboard a new bus when you’re ready to move on. Buses depart roughly every 30 minutes, so you won’t have to wait long for another one.

Learn about noteworthy site from onboard audio commentary, available in several languages. Tickets are valid for unlimited rides for one, two, or three days.
Reviews (482)
1 - 5 of 30 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago
Excellent Route

Many interesting views of the coast and beaches. Piraeus was worth seeing with the superyachts, houses and cruise liners in at the same time.

Thank JohnVG007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
best tour best driver well done red bus!

great tour we did both lines on Sunday/ bus 12 i think mr nick was the driver the best man ever he explained us everything with a smile! well done red bus you are the best!@/ Helen

2  Thank helenK4883JZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Don't do this if raining

We did this tour even though it was raining because we thought we would just sit downstairs which we did. The buses put their logos etc all over the windows so we could not see a thing. Total waste of money.

2  Thank kianaproductions
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love these Hop-On Hop-Off buses in many cities around the world. This is the cheapest to go around a city and very very flexible. Athens is not exeption!

2  Thank PuckPasha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Athens the easy way

I use hop on hop off buses a lot in new places. I had made sure in advance using Trip advisor that I could use one when my cruise docked in Piraeus. I decided on the red one and true to form the was a...More

3  Thank Fiona M
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9 October 2018|
Response from helenK4883JZ | Reviewed this property |
Hello sorry i dont know i just took a bus for 2 lines!but there are stuff of red bus in every stop they will inform they are very nice ! i think from reviews that i read Dimitrius is for walking tour not tour on the bus.
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28 April 2018|
Response from andreaN1325SO | Reviewed this property |
Well, we bought the Athens (center of Athens) and the Riviera (beaches). If you want to go to the beach, take the reviera. There is one stop called lake Vouliagmeni that I also recommend you to go. This line has 4 or 5 stops... More
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