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Athens: The Acropolis Walking Tour with a French Guide

Product ID: 348576
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Travel back to Ancient Greece on an exciting guided tour of the Acropolis of Athens. Walk up to the hill and see the Parthenon. Enjoy panoramic views of the remains of the classical world and the modern-day city of Athens.
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Duration: 1.5 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Avoid heat and crowds with a comfortable evening tour
  • Visit the remains of the most famous ancient Greek city
  • Enjoy rich story-telling from your French-speaking guide
  • Climb up the Acropolis hill and admire panoramic views of Athens
  • Learn about the history of the sacred hill of the Acropolis
Full description
Explore the monuments of the Acropolis on a small group afternoon walking tour with a French-speaking licensed tour guide and archaeologist. 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
  • Regular entry ticket
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Bottle of water
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

At the Acropolis subway station at the ticket level by the ticket machines, Makrygianni Street, Acropoli, Athina 117 42, Greece

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Baby strollers
  • Food and drinks
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Be prepared to walk uphill on uneven and sometimes slippery surfaces
• During summer it will be very hot; please bring light clothes and a hat
• Please note that if you are entitled to a reduced-price ticket or bring a child up to 5 years old you must go to the ticket booth to get your ticket from there; you cannot skip the ticket line

From US$ 64.16 per person

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Athens Walks Tour Company

Product ID: 348576