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Guided Tour of the Acropolis

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    Join this insightful tour of the Acropolis with an English-speaking guide. Admire the beauty of the temples and monuments present in this ancient citadel.

    Highlights

    • Explore Athens Acropolis on this guided walking tour.

    • Visit and learn about the famous monuments here such as the Parthenon dedicated to the goddess Athena during the fifth century BC.

    • Enter the Theatre of Dionysus, considered the first theatre in the world and the largest theatre in ancient Greece.

    • Find the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, a stone Roman theatre built in 161 AD, and visit the

    • Erechtheion, a sacred temple in the Acropolis where 6 statues of women act as columns.

    Inclusions

    • Guided tour of all the temples & monuments of the Acropolis

    • An English-speaking guide

    Exclusions

    • Entrance to the Acrópolis

    • Personal expenses

    Cancellation policy

    These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

    This guided tour of the Acropolis in Athens will leave you gasping with awe at its fascinating history, architecture, location, and scenic beauty. The site of Acropolis stands on top of a rocky hill in Athens, the capital city of Greece. As soon as you step onto the site, seeing the remains of this ancient citadel from the 5th century BC, you will be transported to the past. Follow your guide and begin the tour from the Acropolis, built in honor of the Greek goddess – Athena. Here, marvel at the Theatre of Dionysus, considered the world's first theatre, followed by the temple of Asclepius, built in honor of the gods Asclepius and Hygieia. As you continue walking along the southern slope, you will come across The Stoa of Eumenes, an arcaded passageway connecting the theatre with the odeon leading you into the Odeon of Herodes Atticus. The architectural magnificence of this stone-built Roman theatre with its glorious view will leave you breathless.

    Important Information

    • This tour does not include wheelchair accessibility and pram/stroller accessibility.

    • It’s recommended that you wear comfortable shoes since this tour includes a fair amount of walking.

    Timings

    • Mon-Sat: 8:15am to 9:45am
    • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

    • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

    • Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

    Meeting Point

    • Meet your guide at Acropolis Metro Station .

    • Address: Athens 117 42, Greece.

    Get Directions to the Meeting Point

    Getting There

    By Bus

    • The closest bus stop is Makrygiannē. It is a quick 2-minute walk to the meeting point.

    • Board buses 040, 230 or A2 to get you there.

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