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Athens: The Acropolis Walking Tour with a French Guide

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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.

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

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
Hotel pickup and drop-off Food and drinks Gratuities

Important Information

  • 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

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