Half Day Athens Accessible Driving Tour
This 5 hour Athens accessible cruise excursion has some of the least amount of walking of all of our accessible tours in Athens.
You’ll have opportunities for great photo opportunities of the various ruins in Athens and you’ll visit several of the top attractions in Athens. Transportation is provided by a van with a wheelchair lift.
If you need help pushing a wheelchair, an assistant can be hired for a per hour charge.
If you would like to take a longer tour, the Highlights of Athens Full-day Accessible Driving Tour visits most of these sights plus the National Archaeological Museum, the Plaka neighborhood, the Monastiraki neighborhood, and the National Gardens.
– Panathenaic Stadium
– Syntagma Square
– Greek Parliament
– Old Parliament Building
– Presidential Palace
– Unknown Soldier Monument
– Changing of the Guard
– The Acropolis
– The Parthenon
– Erechtheion Temple
– Theatre of Herodes Atticus
– Acropolis Museum
The Half Day Athens Accessible Driving Tour has a 5 Star Sage Accessibility Rating because it uses a wheelchair accessible van and wheelchair-friendly tour routes. The routes can be adjusted to meet the individual accessibility needs of the disabled visitor. Additionally, the tour guide can push a manual wheelchair user if necessary.
If you are arriving at the Piraeus cruise dock, you will take the wheelchair accessible Piraeus port shuttle (shown in the photo on the left) to the cruise terminal. Your tour guide will meet you at the cruise terminal exit (shown in the photo on the right).
A van with a wheelchair lift (shown in the photo on the left) will comfortable transport you into the city. The tour will follow a wheelchair accessible route by using curb cuts to avoid curbs and steps.
The Greek Parliament building and the Panathenaic Stadium (site of the first modern Olympics) are two of the sights that will be visited on this accessible Athens driving tour.
The Parthenon is perched on the Acropolis towering high overhead. Advanced notification will be made so that you can use the Acropolis wheelchair platform lift and elevator to reach the top.
Accessibility at the Acropolis Museum includes a wheelchair ramp and an elevator to get between the floors.
Tour duration: 5 hours
Cost: €610 for 1-2 people, €660 for 3-4 people, €710 for 5-6 people. If tour falls on a holiday, the cost is €715 for 1-2 people, €765 for 3-4 people, €815 for 5-6 people.
* €50 off if booked as part of an accessible cruise & excursions package.
* €20 off if booked as part of an accessible Athens travel package.
Contact us for more information.
Days of the week the tour is offered: Every day of the week
Meet-up time: 9 am or 1 pm. Flexibility for other times too.
Meet-up place: Piraeus cruise dock or accessible Athens hotel
Dress code: None
Maximum number of people on tour: Up to 6 people
Entrance tickets: Not included. Some entrance tickets are free for disabled visitors if they have an ID card from their home country stating the percent of their disability. Otherwise 20€ per person for Acropolis and 5€ per person for Acropolis Museum.
NOTE: In order to use the special lift at the Acropolis, and to received discounted entrance tickets at the Acropolis, the Greek government requires that you bring your valid disabled ID/papers. Additionally you must also bring your mobility equipment (wheelchair, rollator, walker etc) to prove that you are in need of using the special elevator.
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