ACROPOLIS OF ATHENS
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With Acropolis tours and tickets, explore one of the world’s most important architectural heritage sites. Explore the ancient Greek wonder, see the Parthenon – the most famous ancient Greek temple ever built, dedicated to Athena, the goddess of war – and enjoy breathtaking views of the city from the rocky outcrop. An object of study and speculation, researchers are yet to figure out how they did it! Visit the Dionysus Theater, soak in the deep silence of the sanctuary and discover the UNESCO World Heritage site on guided tours, general admissions and with skip-the-line tickets. A visit to this star of ancient Greece is one of the top things to do when in Athens, so make sure to book your Acropolis tours well in advance to avoid disappointment!

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Best time to visit

The best time to visit is early in the morning as the attraction is very crowded between 11am to 2pm. Visit between Oct to April to avoid the searing heat of the summer months.

Getting there

You can take a taxi, bus or metro to the Acropolis. If traveling by metro, Metro Line 3-Blue Aghia Marina - Athens International Airport takes you to Syntagma square. From there you can use Metro Line 2-Red Anthoupoli - Elliniko in the direction of Elliniko. Get off at the first station (Acropoli).

Money saving tips
  • Get the Acropolis Combo Pass at approx. €30, valid for 5 days.
  • You can enter the Acropolis, the ancient Agora, Hadrian's Library, and many other sights and museums with this pass.
Did you know?
  • Though most of us know of only the Athenian Acropolis, it is in fact one of many acropoleis built across Greece.
  • High fortresses and citadels like the iconic Acropolis can also be found in the Greek cities of Argos, Thebes, Corinth, and others, each constructed as a center for local life, culture, and protection.

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