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  1. Greece
  2. Attica
  3. Athens
  4. Acropolis of Athens

Acropolis: Entrance Ticket and Guided Walking Tour

Product ID: 63942
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Travel back to Ancient Greece on a 1 hour and 45 minutes guided tour of Athens Acropolis (entry not included). Climb to the Parthenon, the summit of the city. Enjoy panoramic views of the remains of the classical world and the modern-day city of Athens.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy an afternoon guided tour of the Athens Acropolis
  • Learn the history of the classical world with an archaeologist guide
  • Get panoramic views of Athens from the Parthenon
  • Go to the remains of the Odeon of Herodes Atticus
  • Travel back in time to the days of Ancient Greece
Full description
Explore the monuments of the Acropolis on a customizable afternoon walking tour. Visit the Parthenon, and learn the fascinating history of the most important classical site in the western world.

Join a licensed archaeologist guide, and admire an astonishing collection of sculptures that tell more than 2,500 years of history, from the 1st theater of human civilization at the Theater of Dionysus, to the healing Temple of Asclepius, and Odeon of Herodes Atticus.

See the Temple of Athena Nike (Temple of Wingless Victory), and the gateway to the Propylaeum. Go to the remains of the Porch of the Caryatids at the Erechtheum. Marvel at the crowning glory of the Acropolis at the iconic Parthenon (entrance fee not included and will need to be paid on the day), from where almost all of Athens can be seen.
Includes
  • Tour with licensed guide
  • Skip-the-line service
  • Entry ticket (if option selected)
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide by the ticket machines inside the Acropolis Metro station (underground level)

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• There are two options: you can either buy the ticket onsite by cash or pre-buy them as an option (in both cases you will skip the line)
• Please wear comfortable shoes
• A sunhat is recommended for your comfort
• Please bring your passport to ensure eligibility for reduced ticket fees
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.7 / 5
based on 203 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.7/5
Organization
4.7/5
Value for money
4.4/5
Safety
4.8/5

Organized by

Athens Walks Tour Company

Product ID: 63942