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Discover ancient sites, scenic islands and unforgettable sunsets as you explore Greece's rich history and breathtaking landscapes in our curated list of day tours from Athens. Whether you're looking for road excursions or boat trips from Athens, we’ve got you covered. Book your next adventure through discovergreece.com and experience the beauty of Greece like never before.

An extraordinary Mycenae & Nafplio day trip

Mycenae & Nafplio

Discover the ancient wonders of Mycenae and the picturesque town of Nafplio on this private day tour from Athens into the Peloponnese. At the UNESCO-protected archaeological site of Mycenae, once a major centre of Greek civilisation, you will relive the tales of Homer and the tragic fortunes of King Agamemnon. And in Nafplio, you will admire the Venetian architecture and beautiful sea views of modern Greece's first capital city and a leading candidate for the most romantic getaway from Athens. This unforgettable journey into history and culture is just a click away.

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A dazzling day trip to Hydra

Hydra

Escape the bustling city and set sail for the enchanting island of Hydra on this private day trip from Athens. Hydra's unspoiled beauty, traditional architecture and absence of motor vehicles create a truly unique atmosphere. Wander the cobblestone streets, enjoy local cuisine and take in the amazing views of one of the most cosmopolitan islands in the Saronic Gulf. Don't miss the opportunity to experience the magic of a Greek island during your holidays in Athens.

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A relaxing one-day trip to Aegina

Aegina

Discover the hidden gem of Aegina island on this private day trip from Athens. Rich in history, culture and natural beauty, Aegina is the closest island to Athens and an ideal destination for those seeking a relaxing escape from the city. Take a stroll through Aegina’s famous town, with its distinctive Venetian architecture and some of Greece’s most important buildings in the early years after independence. Visit the ancient Temple of Aphaia, sample the island's famous pistachios and, to cap it all, soak up the sun on a beautiful beach that lets you enjoy all the perks of a Greek island just one breath from Athens. 

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The ultimate Delphi day trip

Delphi

Step back in time with this private day trip to Delphi, one of the most important archaeological sites in Greece. Explore the ancient ruins, including the Temple of Apollo and the theatre and the stadium of Delphi, while learning about the rich history of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Learn all about the legendary oracles of the priestess Pythia and the four-yearly Panhellenic and Pythian Games (second only in importance to the Olympic Games) on a tour of the archaeological site and museum, where you can delve into the mysteries of the ancient world and leave with lasting memories

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All-day sailing party cruise along the Athenian Riviera

Athenian Riviera

Get ready for an unforgettable day of fun and relaxation on this all-day sailing party cruise along the Athenian Riviera. Soak up the sun on the deck of a luxurious sailing yacht, swim in the crystal-clear waters and indulge in delicious onboard refreshments, including a tailored menu. Dance to the rhythm of the music and make new friends as you explore the beautiful southern Athens coastline. Perfect for any occasion, including bachelor parties, honeymoons, wedding days and birthdays!

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A semi-private day cruise from Athens to nearby islands

Agistri, Moni and Aegina

Experience the beauty of the Saronic Gulf on this semi-private day tour from Athens. Visit the picturesque islands of Agistri, Moni and Aegina, enjoying swimming, snorkelling and exploring the pristine beaches of the islands closest to Athens. Savour a delicious lunch on board as you sail through the beautifully clear waters, taking in the magical views and creating unforgettable memories. 

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An excursion to Cape Sounio and the Temple of Poseidon

Cape Sounio

End your day with a breathtaking sunset at Cape Sounio on one of the most unforgettable day tours from Athens. Visit the magnificent Temple of Poseidon, built in the 5th century BC on a cliff overlooking the Aegean Sea, and witness one of the most magical sunsets of your life. Capture the beauty of this magical moment and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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Best day tours from Athens 

Experience the best of Greece with these top day tours from Athens. Whether you're exploring ancient sites, sailing to picturesque islands or soaking up the beauty of a breathtaking sunset, each of these excursions offers something unique and an unforgettable day of adventure. Book your day trips from Athens through discovergreece.com today. Book now through DiscoverGreece.com and let the adventure begin!

 

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