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Athens: Acropolis Guided Tour with Skip-the-Line Ticket

Product ID: 224313
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About this tour
Duration 2 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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The Original experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy skip-the-ticket-line access to the world-famous Acropolis of Athens
  • Discover the history and myths of ancient Athens with a small-group guided tour from a professional guide
  • Discover hidden spots on Pnyx Hill and admire incredible views of the Aegean Sea as you look out over the city
  • Get tips from your guide at the end of the tour about what to see next
Full description
Meet your dedicated guide at a hot spot for traditional Greek delicacies, where there are restroom facilities and you can purchase water or snacks. Then let your guide take you onto the Pnyx Hill, which is the actual birthplace of democracy.

Continue to immerse yourself in Ancient Greek history on a 50-minute tour of the world-famous Acropolis in Athens. Skip the ticket line and discover the cradle of the Western civilization on a guided visit in a small group. Admire the stunning architecture of the Parthenon Temple and learn the importance of the Erechtheion Temple. Hear myths and stories about ancient Athens from your expert guide.

And that is not all. After your guided tour, you have the option to stay on the hill to explore further at your own pace and enjoy the view over the city and up to the Aegean Sea. Your guide will show you a different route towards the south exit so that you also see the Altar of Asclepius and the Theater of Dionysus, the birthplace of theater drama.
Includes
  • 2-hour guided tour with a licensed guide
  • Small group for a better experience
  • Skip-the-ticket-line fast entry ticket
  • Meeting point with toilet facilities and Greek delicacies
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel transfer
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Fresko Yogurt Bar Thissio, Apostolou Pavlou 11, Athens 118 51 (400 meters from Thissio metro station). Please note, there are 2 FRESKO Yogurt Bar locations in Athens. Please make sure you are at the Thissio FRESKO Yogurt Bar in order not to miss your tour.

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Important information
Please bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Drinks
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
Not allowed
  • Sandals or flip flops
  • Pets
  • Baby strollers
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• The tour requires walking uphill and on uneven surfaces
• The tour is done at an easy pace and provides a few short stops in the shade
• After the tour ends you can stay on the Acropolis Hill to continue exploring on your own
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.6 / 5
based on 80 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.6/5
Organization
4.5/5
Value for money
4.4/5
Safety
4.6/5

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ATHENS WALKING TOURS

Product ID: 224313