Athens: Plaka to Acropolis Smartphone Audio Tour

Athens: Plaka to Acropolis Smartphone Audio Tour

From US$ 13.96 per person

Embark on a self-guided audio tour from the district of Plaka to the summit of the Acropolis. Discover an interesting route that will allow you to experience the real Athens, its history, its monuments, and its mythology at your own pace.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1.5 hours
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Audio guide included
English, French

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore some of the most beautiful neighborhoods in Athens
  • Take in panoramic views of the city from the Areopagus Hill
  • Learn more about the role of the Acropolis in Greek mythology and its archaeological significance
Full description
Begin the audio tour in the picturesque district of Plaka known for its narrow streets, winding staircases, and neoclassical houses. Then, wander through the streets of Anafiotika, a small neighborhood hidden at the foot of the Acropolis with its white houses and cobbled paths. Learn more about the history of these areas as you explore their charming streets. Afterward, head towards Areopagus Hill, a mythical place with a fascinating history. From here, enjoy a superb view of both the Agora and the Acropolis. As you reach the Acropolis, learn more about the architecture and mythological legends of this ancient landmark. The tour ends at the Acropolis Museum, an impressive building that blends naturally into the surrounding landscape.
Includes
  • Self-guided audio tour in English for your smartphone (Android & iOS)
  • An activation link to access your audio tour
  • Offline content with an offline interactive map to avoid roaming charges
  • Live guide
  • Headphones
  • App not compatible with Windows phones
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Begin the tour at Horologion of Andronikos Kyrrhestes.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Charged Smartphone

Know before you go

  • This is a downloadable self-guided audio tour for your smartphone. No live guide will accompany you
  • After booking, you will receive an email with further instructions on how to access your audio tour
  • An Android or iOS smartphone is required
  • The audio tour is not compatible with Windows Phones, iPhone 5/5C or older, iPod Touch 5th generation or older, iPad 4th generation or older, iPad Mini 1st generation
  • Please ensure you have enough storage space (100-150 MB)
  • Book per device to be used, not per participant
  • Non refundable once activated
  • Note that tickets are not included for Acropolis Hill and Acropolis Museum, however, the audio tour contains lots of information for both sites. You can purchase admission tickets on the day and combine the audio-tour with your visit
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It was a great pleasure to listen the stories in this audio and to get to know more about Plaka.

August 13, 2021

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