City SightSeeing

Hop-On Hop-Off Athens

Schedule 08:30-21:00
Routes 3
Loop 110'
Stops 33
Languages English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, Greek, Turkish
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Our City Sightseeing open top, double decker bus tour of Athens takes around 90 minutes and encompasses central Athens, commencing at Syntagma Square. Tracing the history and culture of Athens from ancient times to the present day, we'll visit 15 of this city's most spectacular attractions and take you on 2 walking and photos tours!


  • 2 Free Walking Tours & 2 Free Photo Tours: Acropolis & Athens City Centre.
  • Multilingual audio commentary. 11 languages available
  • 24/48h Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off bus tour with 360-degree panoramic views of Athens' main sights.
  • Access to 1 bus tour route & 15 stops around Athens. Create your own itinerary to explore the city.
  • Free extra day for your tour when buying the 24h Tour.

Map, Routes & Stops


Main Stops

Hop-On Hop-Off Athens/The Acropolis & Parthenon/4
The Acropolis & Parthenon BUS STOP 4
Hop-On Hop-Off Athens/Syntagma Sq/1
Syntagma Sq BUS STOP 1
Hop-On Hop-Off Athens/National Library/10
National Library BUS STOP 10

Additional Information

Soak up the Greek sunshine and explore the sites of Athens at the same time in our open top double decker buses! We'll start the adventure at Syntagma Square, one of the most famous squares in Athens. Don't worry, you can't miss the eye-popping red colour of our buses. Hop-on and we'll take you straight to café Melina, named after the Greek politician, Melina Mercouri, where you can enjoy some afternoon tea and go for a stroll through the vibrant village of Plaka.

Don't forget to hop-off at Bus Stop 5 to witness the breath-taking beauty of the Temple of Zeus, that began to be fortified in the 5th century. Make sure you hop-off at Bus Stop 6 to see the National Gardens too! Take a stroll through the pretty grounds and be sure to visit the Panathenaic Stadium which hosted the 1896 Olympic Games, and it is located just round the corner at Bus Stop 8.

Pass through the historic treasures, the House of Parliament and the National Library as you make your way to the National Archaeological Museum at Bus Stop 11 to take a trip down memory lane and learn all about the historic tales of this beautiful city.

One destination that you cannot miss is the Kotzia Square at Bus Stop 15. This town is located right in the heart of Athens and is home to many antique stores and little cafés. It even has a waterfall feature which will make for a great photo! Buy you city Sightseeing bus today and start planning your visit to Athens.

Know before you go

Season: All year around for Athens & Piraeus Tour.
Summer season only for the Beach-Riviera Tour
Excluding: 17 November, 25 December, 01 January
First Tour: 08.00
Last Tour: 19.30
Duration: 80 mins Athens tour
80 mins Piraeus tour
90 mins Beach Riviera tour
Frequency: 15 Minutes

Cancellation policy

All sales are final: tickets cannot be exchanged or money refunded by City Sightseeing.


  • 2 Free Photo Tours: 12:30 p.m. from stop A2, 1:15 p.m. from stops A6/9
  • 2 Free Walking Tours: 11:30 a.m. & 12:45 pm from Acropolis Bus Stop

Supplied by

City Sightseeing Greece / SOMACO TOURS, SA
78 Syngrou Avenue, 49 M Botsari, 117 42 Athens
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