Acropolis and Museum Family Friendly

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Tour Number

Activity Level

405163


Categories

Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Greek (fluent), English (fluent)

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.

Itinerary

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 entrance of the Acropolis metro station (Dionysiou Areopagitou street) or your hotel, if centrally located upon request.

End location: At the entrance of the Acropolis metro station (Dionysiou Areopagitou street)

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

Walking sightseeing tour

What’s Included

My services as your private tour guide, licensed by the Greek Ministry of Tourism.

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.

What’s Extra

-Entrance tickets to the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum
-Food or drinks
-Any personal purchases

A Recent Review of this tour

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!!
Suparna Mullick

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