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Skip-the-line Acropolis & Acropolis Museum Tour

By Athens Walking Tours
4.7/5
Price was undefined, price is now CA $77

Features

Free cancellation available
3h 15m
Mobile voucher
Skip the line
Instant confirmation
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless tickets
Personal safety equipment

Highlights

  • Impressive UNESCO World Heritage Site of Acropolis

  • Over 4,000 artefacts & excavations at the Acropolis Museum

  • Striking Parthenon, dedicated to the goddess Athena

  • Panoramic views of the city centre

  • Licensed local tour guide commentary & Skip-the-line service

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Skip-the-Line guided walking tour of Athens, the Acropolis, and Acropolis Museum

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's included

    Athens guide magazine and Athens map

  • What's excluded

    Entrance fees (approximately 30 euro per adult) paid cash on the spot

  • What's excluded

    Food and drinks

  • What's excluded

    Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off

Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 5 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Maximum group size is 22 people.

  • Admission fees are not included as entrance is complimentary during certain times of the year or the price may be reduced according to various factors including (but not exclusively), age, employment, and disability status. Any fee is payable to the Athens Walking Tours representative.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


What you can expect

Skip the lines and visit 2 of the most famous sites in Athens: the striking Acropolis reigning from the hill and the renowned Acropolis Museum. Meander through glorious monuments like the Parthenon, Nike Temple and Ancient Agora. Enjoy a guided visit to the Acropolis Museum and admire the artefacts on display.

Follow your guide across the south slope of the Acropolis to avoid the crowds and gaze at the beautiful views of the city as you climb to the top. On the way, visit the Dionysus Sanctuary and Dionysus Theatre built in the 5th century BC.

Wander through the Acropolis site as your guide takes you back in time with stories and legends from Greek mythology. See the famous Parthenon and hear about its dedication to the goddess Athena. Continue your tour to discover the Erectheion, the Propylaia, the Nike Temple and the Agrippa Monument.

End with a visit to the world-famous Acropolis Museum, designed by Swiss architect, Bernard Tschumi, in cooperation with the Greek architect, Michalis Photiadis. Watch the on-going excavations and examine more than 4,000 artefacts portraying daily life in ancient Greece.

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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Location

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Activity Location

  • Athens

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • At "FRESKO" Yogurt Bar located at 3, Dionyssiou Areopagitou street. Look for the orange Athens Walking Tours sign. Please be at the meeting 15 minutes prior to tour departure time. GPS coordinates: 37°58'10.3"N 23°43'51.8"E
    • 3 Dionysiou Areopagitou
    • Athina 117 42

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