Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City
Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is recommended to families since its not strenuous for young children and its also not boring for them,spending time in a museum that has a kids programme,even the Acropolis hill and its monunents
made from Legos!
The museum provides access for people on a wheel chair to enjoy their visit and the area of Plaka is also flat and fairly smooth for people with disabilities
Maximum travelers: 10
English (fluent), German (basic), Greek (fluent), Turkish (conversational)
Parthenon view without the hiking
We begin with the one of the most interesting museums of Athens, which is focused on the Parthenons marble decoration. In total 4000 exhibits help us understand this famous monument!
Then on foot we continue our walk through a historical neighboorhood, the one of Plaka. As it is the oldest residential area in town, in order to get a sence of orientation, I show you a couple of easy ways to enjoy this stroll and take in Athens's most picturesque part.
We do pass by the ancient and roman Agora, as well as the flea market of the city. A short photo stop on all three spots is included and of cource I ll be there to give you the basic info
Acropolis museum-Plaka area-Flea market, all within the historical centre of the city, easily covered on foot!This tour from the beginning to the end is done in a pedestrian area, so not (that many) cars and scooters around us.
Its the so called neighboorhood of the gods that we walk through after visiting the most popular museum in Athens!
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Acropolis museum entrance lobby, or the cruise ship port.
End location: The Monastiraki square, the centre of the flea market of Athens.
Duration: 3 hours 30 min.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
5 Euro - The entrance fee, up until further notice, is 5€ per person, paid cash or by using your credit card
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.
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Excellent guide and so personable and helpful. Theodora really presented a wonderful review and tour of the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum. She is also helpful to make sure every aspect of your day is well organized.