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AGT17 - Just the Acropolis & Acropolis Museum Tour

Duration: 03:30 (Approx.)

A Visit to the Athens Acropolis

If your time is limited and you really don't want to leave Athens without seeing one of the most important world heritage sites on the planet we have the perfect solution. Reap all the advantages of an in depth comprehensive guided tour of the Acropolis and all its magnificent monuments with the concise Acropolis Tour.
You will enter the Acropolis from the south slope so as to avoid the crowds and also to visit the Dionysus sanctuary and Dionysus Theatre built in the 5th century BC. Your guide will take care of the tickets so you can skip the line. As you begin to ascend the sacred hill a breathtaking view of the city below will unfold. Your guide will give you a detailed explanation of the glorious monuments of the Acropolis such as, the Parthenon, the Erectheion, the Propylaia, the Nike Temple, the Agrippa Monument and the surrounding monuments such as the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, the Ancient Agora, the Observatory as well as the Philopappos, Mars, and Pnyx Hills.

Free time
Time for exploring and picture taking at the Acropolis will be provided after your Acropolis tour.
Before you start your guided tour in the Museum you have time to get a snack or a drink either at the Acropolis canteen or on the way to the Museum. Advise your tour guide please.The tour schedule does not include time for a leisure lunch between the two tours.
At 13:45 meet with your tour guide inside the Acropolis Museum to start your guided tour. 


Acropolis Museum - The definite MUST visit
The New Acropolis Museum was designed by Swiss architect Bernard Tschumi in co-operation with the Greek architect Michalis Photiadis. Its unique design has incorporated the excavations which are visible under stunning glass floors. The Acropolis masterpieces are marked out and given the prominence they deserve through the ideal interior atmosphere conditions, the natural lighting, as well as easy visitor access, panoramic views and excellent layout of the exhibition areas. It exhibits about 4,000 artifacts.

The tour ends at the Acropolis Museum at approximately 15:00 (3pm).

Inclusions:

  • Local licensed guide

Exclusions:

  • Entrance fees
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Food and beverages
  • Gratuities (gratuity rates in Greece are around 10% of service cost)
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NOTES + RESTRICTIONS

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

AGT17 - Just the Acropolis & Acropolis Museum Tour