Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City
Kid Friendly: Yes.
Possible to be transported by car to the entrance of the Acropolis where there is an elevator. The New Acropolis Museum has whellchair access
Maximum travelers: 4
Greek (fluent), German (advanced), English (fluent)
The Golden age
A full tour of the Acropolis, the most attractive highlight of Athens. It is the place where the kings lived and the gods competed The ancient temples bring us 2. 500 years back, when democracy and drama
Τhe Acropolis museum cannot be missed as it features among the top museums of the world. This modern building houses an outstanding collection of statues crom the Acropolis. An experience!
The tour includes a guided tour of all the monuments of the Acropolis (Parthenon, Erechteion, theatre of Dionysos e. t. c. ) plus some of the unseen sides.
Reference to other highlights like the Stadium, Mars hill and more. .
Inside the Acropolis museum we have the chance to stand in front of the Karyatids, see the "garden of statues" and the glass floor of the Parthenon collection.
For kids there is a small treasure hunt
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Cruise ships terminal, hotel lobby, Acropolis metro station.
End location: Cruise ships terminal, hotel lobby or at the New Acropolis Museum which is near the metro station and the touristic area of Plaka.
Duration: 4 hours
Duration varies according to the meeeting point.
Walk or some transportation by metro.
If it is a shore excursion you can ask me to arrange private transportation by taxi, mini van or mini bus at an extra cost
Estimated Local Cash Needed
10 Euros - per person for water, refreshments or snacks. (The entrance fees are listed elsewhere). The above expense is not necessary because the tour can run without a break.
Credit cards can be used everywhere except taxis and kiosks, small cantinas.
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Excellent introduction to the history and architecture of the Acropolis intermeshed with local knowledge. We learnt enough that we had self guided tour of other areas the following day. Great relaxed manner. We really enjoyed it!