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Dionysiou Areopagitou Street, Athens 10558, Greece
+30 21 0321 4172
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Acropolis of Athens Tour
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Athens Sightseeing Half-Day Tour
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Athens Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
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The most famous site in all of Athens, this large hill lies in the center of the city and contains a cluster of ancient ruins.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Dionysiou Areopagitou Street, Athens 10558, Greece
+30 21 0321 4172
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Acropolis is the beacon of Athens. Seeing it up high as you turn a corner in the street, whether day or night, makes you breathless every time you see it. Up close it is one of the most magnificent sites in the world

Thank George B
Reviewed yesterday

Despite starting early in the morning, the stairs and lines for entrance are formidable. Lots of people of all ages and paces stop to take photos along the way. Reconstruction is always ongoing, yet the experience to see the Parthenon and temple is just exhilarating.

Thank RoseMarie8787
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to the acropolis as we only had one day in Athens and considered it a must see while we were there. It is very impressive and one of the best 360 views you will get of a European major city. It is however...More

Thank Ross H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely hike to the Acropolis, although it would be tough if you have problems with hiking. Beautiful view of the city. Not picture perfect though, because there are cranes around, as they are restoring the Panthenon, and the crowds are massive. Still, worth every second...More

Thank Morella K
Reviewed 2 days ago

We hiked up from our hotel about 30 minutes which was a lovely walk. Make sure to get there for the open. The crowds build very quickly and it can be very hot. The marble can be slippery so be careful. There was one water...More

Thank iamarugger
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is no doubt how important is Acropolis in human history, but I'm really dissapointed with tretman of local Administration against this world heritage, and against people who are visiting old stones. Two big cranes are there more than ten years, and doing what? Moving...More

Thank boris505
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing structure and a must do if in Athens, its a tough walk but worth it once you get to the top, views of Athens are amazing.

Thank SHarr1952
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So easy and accessible to all... Don't waste your time with promises of skipping the queue when it is easy enough to do this on your own. I would however suggest a guide if you don't have an audio tour installed on your phone. Worth...More

Thank Bianca L
Reviewed 2 days ago

i read it here that Access from Agora ( Monistiraki ) is better, but its wrong.from Agora you have to Climb a monutain ! but from routin way it s very easy.i recommend you to take a break after you reach the heal...drink water and...More

Thank Ruhollah B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

5 min walk up. €20 a person. Go before the tour bus at 10am. It can be slippery so use sneakers. Stunning view from the top. The sights, simply amazing.

Thank jetlag66
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Mariana S
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Response from eagertraveller123 | Reviewed this property |
No, just once - and it's only valid for 5 days from purchase
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3 August 2017|
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Response from Emmrald | Reviewed this property |
Go a bit early and get them at the entrance. The line moves quickly. I don't believe there is a way to purchase them online. Wear comfortable sturdy shoes and enjoy your day!
6 July 2017|
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Response from rwk2708 | Reviewed this property |
about 45 mins to an hour each way by taxi so that's 1.5 hours and 90 euros poorer (45 euros each way). queues this week about 30 to 45 mins at 9.30 but seemed to get busier as the day went on. so you could have lost 2.5 to 3... More