An unforgettable travel in time
An entertaining and informative tour addressed to children and adults. Travel back in time to explore the remarkable architecture of the temples, the glory of a really old civilization, the fascinating world of Gods, the impressive achievements of heroes, the legendary stories of mysterious creatures and the interesting everyday life of the ancients.
The visit at the sacred Acropolis Rock will focus on the thrilling ancient Greek legends and myths. Learn about the mythical battle between Athena and Poseidon, about the legendary Giants , Centaurs and Amazons, depicted on the relief sculptures of Parthenon.
Hear how the ancients were painting their statues and monuments and why theses paints are gone, how many people needed to build the temples, how much there were getting paid for, the way they were transferring the enormous pieces of marble, the over 40 ft high statue of Athena, covered in ivory and gold.
In the museum the whole family will be intrigued by the story telling behind the artifacts presented.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At the main entrance of the Acropolis Museum (Dionysiou Areopagitou 15 pedestrian street) or your hotel, if centrally located upon request.
End location: At the exit of Acropolis Site or Museum (Dionysiou Areopagitou pedestrian street)
Duration: 4 hours
Walking sightseeing tour
Estimated Local Cash Needed
35 Euro - €20 for the Acropolis (free entrance for visitors under the age of 18)
€5 for the Acropolis Museum (€3 for visitors under the age of 18)
€10 per person for water, refreshments, snacks if you need any during the tour
Credit cards can be used everywhere expect taxis, kiosks and small cantinas.
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Joan was wonderful. She was very knowledgeable and kind and clearly loves Greek history. She was engaging with the children and adults both. I recommend her highly!!