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PRV1 - Private Walking Tour: Acropolis and City Tour

Duration: 03:00 (Approx.)

This private tour covers most major monuments of Athens including a visit inside the Acropolis, with your friendly, knowledgeable and helpful guide! Let the Myths, the history, the beauty, the culture and the modern life of Athens be revealed to you on this fascinating tour.

Sites viewed and visited:    
  • The House of Parliament with the tomb to the unknown soldier, where you will have the opportunity to see the changing of the guards
  • A short guided tour at the Syntagma Metro Station displays
  • The Zappeion Hall
  • The Zeus Temple
  • The Hadrian's Arch
  • The Theater of Dionysus
  • The Acropolis of Athens with all its monuments such as the Parthenon, the Propylaia, the Erechtheion, the Agrippa monument and the Nike Temple.
  • Herodion, Filopappos Hill, Mars Hill, Ancient Agora and many more
The Essential City Tour
Meet with your expert licensed private guide in the heart of Athens, Syntagma square and start with a brief look at a lovely collection of archaeological findings dating from classical times and discovered during excavations in the area. Continue to the elegant House of Parliament to watch the Change of Guards done by the famous Evzones, in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Walk through the cool and shady National Garden, the former Queen Amalia’s Garden and admire the neoclassical architecture of Zappeion Hall. Learn about the first Olympic Games of modern times and about prominent figures of Athens recent history. Visit the Zeus Temple and Hadrian’s Arch from the Roman Era. Walk along the beautiful Dionysiou Areopagitou walkway until you reach the side entrance to the Acropolis. 
Continue to the Acropolis by entering the site from the south slope, in order to visit the first theater of antiquity the Dionysus theater and to avoid the crowds. On your way to the Unesco-listed admirable Acropolis monuments, see the Philopappos hill monument and the Odeon of Herodes Atticus. Marvel the ancient beautiful constructions of the Acropolis: the Temple of Athena Nike, the Propylaea gateway, the Erechtheion and focus on the astonishing Parthenon. Your knowledgeable guide will provide you with plenty of information and uncover fascinating facts about the construction and history of the monuments. The unique, beautiful view of the city of Athens, including the Mars hill, the Ancient Agora and the Temple of Hephaestus, will capture your heart and mind, same as you will capture them on camera. Your tour will be concluded on the Acropolis, allowing you all the free time you’d like for further exploration on your own.
 
Inclusions:
Local Guide Private tour 
Exclusions:
  • Entrance tickets (approx. 26 euros)
  • Hotel pick up and drop off (unless agreed)
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
Additional Info:
Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability .During winter (November 1 to March 31) the latest starting time for tours will be 12:30 pm due to earlier closing hours of the archaeological sites and museums 
Voucher info:
You can present either a printed paper or an electronic voucher for this 

Prices start from 30 € per adult. It depends on your group size. VIEW PRICE TABLE
 
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NOTES + RESTRICTIONS

Teenagers/children must be accompanied by at least an adult in order to participate in this tour

We require a minimum of 1 day in advance to book this activity online. Alternatively, you can contact our office directly (+30 6945 859 662) to inquire about short-term bookings.

PRV1 - Private Walking Tour: Acropolis and City Tour