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Acropolis of Athens: Skip-the-Line and Guided Tour

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Start time

    11:30am

    26 April: 12:30 pm

  • Duration

    90 minutes

Inclusions
  • Skip-the-line entrance to the Acropolis

  • 90-minute English guided tour of the Acropolis, Dionysus Theater, and Sanctuary with a licensed guide

  • Athens Guide magazine

  • Map of Athens

COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (19+)
  • Child (0-18)

Key Highlights

  • Explore the stunning ruins of ancient Greece at the Acropolis
  • Dodge the long queues and keep more time for the ruins
  • A guide will take you around the ancient citadel and share insights into Greek history
  • Visit the Parthenon, Dionysus Theatre and Sanctuary
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted

Overview

The ancient citadel of Acropolis is a reminder of Greece’s glorious past and with a guide in tow, learn how this ancient site became the very cradle of Western civilization.

The Acropolis is a popular site in Athens and witnesses a large footfall. With this Acropolis tour, you will dodge the long lines and with your guide head straight into the ancient citadel. Standing tall on a rocky outcrop, the remains of this ancient wonder dating back to the fourth millennium BC is sure to take your breath away. Explore the incredible UNESCO World Heritage Site along with the stunning Parthenon - temple of Goddess Athena - with the monumental gates or Propylaea, and the beautiful Temple of Erechtheion with the spectacular Porch of Maidens.

The Acropolis has been studies for centuries and still make people wonder how they built it so many years ago. You can take your time to stroll around these ravishing ruins and soak in the inimitable aura of solemnness and wonder enveloping this picturesque attraction. It is not just a symbol of Greece’s progress over the millennia but also living beacon of how far civilisation as a whole has come - a sensation that cannot be invoked anywhere else!

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    90 minutes

  • Start time

    11:30am

    26 April: 12:30 pm

  • Meeting Point

    The meeting point is at Fresko Yogurt Bar on 3 Dionysiou Areopagitou Street, at the start of the pedestrian walkway that goes from Hadrian's Arch to the Acropolis. Your guide will be holding an orange Athens Walking Tours sign.

  • Ending Point

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Skip-the-line entrance to the Acropolis

  • 90-minute English guided tour of the Acropolis, Dionysus Theater, and Sanctuary with a licensed guide

  • Athens Guide magazine

  • Map of Athens

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.

Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 15 mins early.

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