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Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews

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Athens wowed the world as host to the 2004 Olympic Games. While Olympic sports venues have languished in disuse since, the Games sparked the transformation of Central Athens and brought enhancements ...
kikirose
12/14
The subway is excellent and about a 20 minute walk from Piraeus. The hike up the Acropolis is something ... Read more
Peachi
11/14
Day 4 Athens We were one of the first ones off the ship, exited the port #E12 and headed left toward port ... Read more
swissyrescue
11/14
We absolutely loved Athens (except for our experience with that first cab driver!). We stayed in a centrally ... Read more
caseum
10/14
- Before the trip, I read that 2 and more people travel by metro from the airport to city center, there is a ... Read more
Dudeljo
10/14
We took a hop on hop off bus, just outside the port. It's a pity the port is a long ride from the center. But ... Read more
ifly737
09/14
GET OUT OF ATHENS if you've been to the Acropolis. We used Georges Taxi twice now and they do a great job. We ... Read more
ajb1605
08/14
Just the "night before" hotel stop, but what a great buzz the city had; we felt very safe and walked from the ... Read more
Fraggledweller
08/14
Don't be fleeced by the taxis or tours. Get a ticket from the little booth on the road out of the port and ... Read more
olivanova
07/14
We were surprised how quick and easy it was to get to Athens by ourselves. We left the ship and caught a bus ... Read more
marcogilbert
06/14
This is a city that you could visit without spending much.We got off the ship early and walk along the port ... Read more
Au48
06/14
May 5 – Piraeus (Athens), GreeceI awoke to the hustle and bustle of a very industrial port swarming ... Read more
avoncastlecruisers
06/14
This was our second time at this port in 6 months, we enjoyed it last time and we enjoyed it this time too. ... Read more
davymcb
06/14
Although we got off ship and took train tour around Piraeus, it was too hot and noisey for us, back to ship ... Read more
fourthalarm
01/14
Not that much to do in Piraeus if you didn't plan to go into down town Athens. Read more
EFCHI
12/13
I am from Greece so I didn't visit the highlights (Acropolis, Plaka, Monastiraki, Theseion). My advice: don't ... Read more
Aussievicki
12/13
I had booked the Piraeus Express on line from home. We were met by the company rep. Bus had Wi Fi. Large bus ... Read more
Opie Wan Kenopie
11/13
This is one of those ports, which you must experience to understand how fantastic it is. We did the time at ... Read more
JemIB66
11/13
Piraeus is a huge, sprawling and very busy port with easy access to Athens. When disembarking we had to get a ... Read more
Nexus4
11/13
We wanted to travel independently so researched all the bus and train options which were thwarted when no bus ... Read more
MiltonB
11/13
The ancient ruins in Athens are a must to see. No picture or movie can do them justice. Read more
HeinBloed
10/13
We are lucky to have friends who are taxi-driver in Athens. So at the day of debarkation we spent the morning ... Read more
CondorX2
10/13
I am Greek so, I know Athens, we had a great day at voulighmeni beach, took a taxi driver, very nice and had ... Read more
billyjey
09/13
Get the local tourist bus to Athens; it’s just outside the port. or go for a walk to the Marina which ... Read more
finnoy49
09/13
Book your own private taxi tour beat all the buses to the sights around the citythe only way to see the real ... Read more
Alesig3000
09/13
We took a taxi to explore the town. It was so hot that we did not dare climb up the stairs to the Acropolis. ... Read more

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