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Athens: Acropolis and Acropolis Museum Guided Walking Tour

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Enjoy skip-the-line access to the most visited sites in Athens: Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum. See the masterpieces of Greek civilization led by expert guides in small groups or on private tours

Highlights

  • Beat the crowds and head into the Acropolis with pre-reserved tickets
  • Tour the Acropolis and its complementary sites over wonderful views of Athens
  • Discover the Acropolis Museum with skip-the-line-tickets
  • Delve into Greek architecture, mythology and history with an expert local guide
  • Choose between a small group or a private tour (depending on option booked)

Description

Travel back in time to ancient Athens on a guided tour of the Acropolis. Save time with skip-the-line access to this popular attraction. Uncover the secrets of the past as you follow your guide through the fascinating exhibits in the Acropolis Museum. Skip the lines and head in faster following your guide as they go through Greek architecture, mythology & history. Explore the Erechtheion, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Propylaia, and of course, the Parthenon as part of a detailed tour. Learn from your guide as they talk about the most important myths of ancient Athens, its most significant religious festivals, earliest cults, and how several events in the city’s history are all connected to this sacred precinct called Acropolis. Continue to the Acropolis Museum for the second part of the tour. Explore the stunning glass floors to see the excavations, and follow your guide for another hour to see treasures of the ancient Greek civilization and the museum building itself. See the original pieces from the temples in Acropolis and learn about their historical context from your guide. Hear about the Elgin Marbles in the Parthenon Gallery. Finish your guided tour at The Archaic Gallery with statues predating the Acropolis. After your guided tour, you have the option to stay in the museum to explore further at your own pace and enjoy the view over the city and up to the Acropolis in its famous Museum Cafe.

Includes

Skip-the-line tickets for the Acropolis Skip-the-line tickets for the Acropolis Museum Tour guide Private tour (if option selected)

Important Information

  • A moderate amount of walking is involved

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund

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