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The Acropolis and its Museum


Athens
3 Hours
up to 10 people
English ( Business ), Italian ( Business ), Greek ( Native )
Private tour (only you and your guide)

In this private tour we will discover together the Acropolis Rock, the symbol of ancient Greece and everything that ancient Greek culture symbolizes. We will visit the Sacred rock, with its beautiful temples that epitomize the power and glory of ancient Athens. We will then explore one of the finest museums in Europe, the Acropolis Museum: a modern architectural gem in the heart of Athens with exceptional collections of ancient Greek statues, vases and marble panels.

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Itinerary

Feel free to personalize this offer with Alexandros.

  • 08:00 AM

    The South Slope of the Acropolis

    We will start our tour with the South Slope of the Acropolis. We will visit the Theater of Dionysus and we will learn how the theatrical performances were born. This is a unique opportunity to admire the place were the most important tragedies and comedies of ancient Greece were enacted. We will then continue with the temple of Asclepius, the healing god. Of course we can't miss the Roman Music Hall, the Odeon of Herod Atticus, a spectacular achievement of acoustics.

  • 09:00 AM

    The Acropolis Sacred Rock

    We will learn about the imposing temple of Athena Nike and the Propylaea, the monumental gate to the Acropolis. We will have the unique opportunity to admire the city's most prestigious temple, the Parthenon and the Erechtheion temple, a masterpiece of ancient Greek architecture.

  • 11:00 AM

    The Acropolis Museum

    Our tour will continue with the magnificent new Acropolis Museum, the city's indisputable jewel. In the museum we are going to see some of the masterpieces of ancient Greek sculpture, before we head to the highlight of the museum, its third floor, which hosts the Parthenon Gallery.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 08:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point Acropolis Metro Station
Ending Point The Acropolis Museum

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guiding services

What‘s not included

Entrance fees, food, drinks, snacks, souvenirs, personal expenses, public transportation tickets etc.
90 minute ticket costs 1.40 euros. The 24 hour ticket costs 4.5 euros and the 3-Day tourist ticket costs 22 euros.
The cost of entrance to the Acropolis is about 20 euros.
For Acropolis Museum, admission is free for children and young people under 18 from the EU and students. For children and young people from non-EU countries over the age of 5, admission costs €3 (from 1 November to 3 March) or €5 (from 1 April to 31 October).

Important

You can always contact me for special requests and we can plan together the program that meets your needs.

This is a walking tour and requires a significant amount of physical effort.The tour can be challenging for people with mobility difficulties. Extreme temperatures and heat waves are not very common, but possible to experience. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Do not forget to bring with you a hat, sunscreen and a bottle of water.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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