Athens: Acropolis & Acropolis Museum Tour87 Reviews
Join a small group and enjoy a detailed walking tour of the Acropolis. Walk with your guide through Greek architecture, mythology & history. Complete your visit of the Acropolis and savor the Acropolis Museum with its stunning glass floors.
- Enjoy the Acropolis and its complimentary sites over wonderful views of Athens: Erechtheion, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Propylaia and Parthenon
- Join a small group tour in Athens to discover the treasures of the ancient Greek civilization and the museum building
- Delve into Greek architecture, mythology and history with a scholarly and local guide
- Savor the Acropolis Museum with its stunning glass floors. See the excavations as you walk on the Museum's unique design
DescriptionJoin a small group at the Acropolis metro station for a more interactive and personal experience. Get to know your local guide who has a professional licence as she goes over the day's itinerary. Start your walk right away to discover Acropolis which the most popular monument in Athens. Located in the center of Athens, Acropolis is on an elevation. It is next to the Plaka neighborhood which is just south of the Agora. The Acropolis is easily the most popular monument in Athens so you get a very detailed tour including the Erechtheion, the temple of Athena Nike, the Propylaia and of course the Parthenon. Look at how the rock of the Acropolis itself serves as a reference point for the modern development of Athens. Enjoy the Acropolis and its complimentary sites over wonderful views over Athens. See the Acropolis Museum to compliment the tour. Your guide organizes timing of the museum either before or after the Acropolis proper considering the season and the crowds. Acropolis Museum is stunning, to say the least. Our small group tour in Athens includes the treasures of the ancient Greek civilization and the museum building itself is worth discovering. Its unique design has incorporated the excavations which are visible under stunning glass floors. Today, the Acropolis Museum houses original pieces from the temples in Acropolis, protecting them from deterioration while also giving their historical context. Learn about the Elgin Marbles in the Parthenon Gallery; the famous marble frieze recreated with both original marble and casts of those pieces. The Archaic Gallery has statues which pre-date the Acropolis itself. After around three hours, your tour concludes back at the original start point.
IncludesAdmission tickets for the Acropolis Admission tickets for the Acropolis Museum Professional art historian guide Guaranteed to skip the long lines Small group or private tour (depending on option chosen) Food and drinks Transportation to/from attractions Cruise ship passengers make their own way to/from port
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
- Not wheelchair accessible
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
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