Best of Athens School Trip

  • 3 Nights
  • From 475 Per Person
  • Flights available
  • Greece
The Athens School Trip introduces students to the history, myths and legacy of the fascinating Greek capital, birth place of democracy and Philosophy.

From Mythology to Politics, Science and Art, Athens and Greece have laid the foundations of Western civilisation. Once a powerful city state, Athens was also an ancient centre of knowledge, learning and culture.

The Best of Athens School Trip starts with a visit to the emblematic Acropolis built in the 5th century BC, touring its impressive museum and ancient architecture such as the Propylaea gate, Erechtheion and the Parthenon, dedicated to goddess Athena.

A sightseeing tour of Athens with our knowledgeable local guides will give students an insight into its formidable past. They will also enjoy stroll in the wonderful National Garden, a natural treasure in the heart of the city.

A visit to the Temples of Olympian Zeus and the Athena Parthenos, as well as the impressive National Archeological Museum complete the cultural programme of this fantastic tour of Athens.

The group will also have some free time to explore the pretty cobbled lanes of Planka and Monastiraki, taking in the lively atmosphere, tasting Greek food in a traditional taverna or browsing the flea market.

The Athens School Trip itinerary can be adapted and tailor to your teaching requirements and group’s preferences. Talk to our experienced travel experts for advice and start planning a memorable school tour of Athens.

Best of Athens School Trip

The Athens School Trip introduces students to the history, myths and legacy of the fascinating Greek capital, birth place of democracy and Philosophy.

From Mythology to Politics, Science and Art, Athens and Greece have laid the foundations of Western civilisation. Once a powerful city state, Athens was also an ancient centre of knowledge, learning and culture.

The Best of Athens School Trip starts with a visit to the emblematic Acropolis built in the 5th century BC, touring its impressive museum and ancient architecture such as the Propylaea gate, Erechtheion and the Parthenon, dedicated to goddess Athena.

A sightseeing tour of Athens with our knowledgeable local guides will give students an insight into its formidable past. They will also enjoy stroll in the wonderful National Garden, a natural treasure in the heart of the city.

A visit to the Temples of Olympian Zeus and the Athena Parthenos, as well as the impressive National Archeological Museum complete the cultural programme of this fantastic tour of Athens.

The group will also have some free time to explore the pretty cobbled lanes of Planka and Monastiraki, taking in the lively atmosphere, tasting Greek food in a traditional taverna or browsing the flea market.

The Athens School Trip itinerary can be adapted and tailor to your teaching requirements and group’s preferences. Talk to our experienced travel experts for advice and start planning a memorable school tour of Athens.

Itinerary

The Athens School Trip generally includes the following:

  • Direct return flights to Athens
  • Transport in public coach from and back to the airport
  • 3 nights accommodation in group-friendly accommodation in Athens, hostel and hotel options available
  • Meals: Breakfast each day and optional dinner served at the hotel or nearby restaurant
  • Visits and tours as detailed in the itinerary including: sightseeing tour of Athens, visit to the Acropolis and National Archaeological Museum
  • 24/7 support from local guides and representatives, as well as the JWT Schools team
  • Safety Management System

OPTIONAL

  • Dinners at the hotel or local restaurant
  • Research trip for tour leaders also available
  • Travel insurance for the group

Talk to our travel experts for advice and guidance to organise your school trip to Athens.

ATHENS SCHOOL TRIP ITINERARY

DAY 1

  • Morning flight to Athens
  • Meet and greet at the airport
  • Private transfer to the hotel and check in
  • Free time to explore the neighbourhood
  • Dinner at the hotel

DAY 2

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Morning visit to the iconic Acropolis and Acropolis Museum
  • Free time for lunch
  • The group will enjoy a stroll in the National Garden and visit to the Temple of Olympian Zeus
  • Dinner at the hotel

DAY 3

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • In the morning, the group will take a sightseeing tour of Athens city centre with local guides
  • Free time for lunch
  • In the afternoon, the students will visit the impressive National Archeological Museum and the Athena Parthenos
  • Free time for students to explore the historic and picturesque Planka and Monastiraki districts, their taverns, markets and craft and souvenir shops
  • Dinner at the hotel

DAY 4

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Private transport back to Athens airport
  • Return flight

The Athens School Trip itinerary is flexible and can be tailored to your group’s preferences and teaching requirements. We can include additional nights, activities, tours and day trips for instance. Have a look at our Ancient Greece School Trip itinerary for more travel ideas.

Talk to our travel experts for advice to start planning a memorable school tour.

  • Price quoted per student on a shared twin room basis
  • Free adult places included on a shared room basis
  • Airline taxes, charges and government levies included
  • A non-refundable deposit is required to confirm booking
  • Please note this is a guideline price that will vary depending on travel dates and group size
  • Itinerary may be subject to change

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