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Athens City Tour & Acropolis Museum Skip The Line
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4.8 out of 5 based on 163 reviews
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08:30
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5 Hours
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Athens
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€46.00
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  • Skip the long lines and save time
  • Panoramic city tour of Athens city centre
  • Guided tour of Acropolis with proffesional guide
  • See top Athens attractions such as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Constitution Square and Panathenaic Stadium
  • Visit  the Acropolis of Athens and see the world-famous Parthenon temple
  • Guided tour of the Acropolis Museum
  • See the Erecthion with Caryatids
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From the Acropolis to Omonia Square, with the half-day sightseeing and Acropolis museum tour you'll see all the famous sites of ancient and modern Athens on this comprehensive morning tour. Hear insightful commentary from your guide, and pass top Athens attractions including the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Greek Parliament building and Presidential Palace Offering a perfect overview of the modern city, this guided half-day tour will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens. 
                                            
The Athens half-day tour, depart for a photo stop at Panathinaiko Stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896. It is the only stadium built out of white marble. Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus.  You will then pass the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library.

Continue passing by National Garden, Hadrian’s Arc, St. Paul’s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown soldier, Schliemann’s House (Numismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral,  Old Parliament, Constitution Square ,Russian Orthodox Church, and finally ACROPOLIS (visit Propylae the gateway, Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, Erechtheion with its Porch of Maidens). Stroll up to the UNESCO-listed site that served as the ancient citadel, and tour the buildings as you hear how they reflected Athens’ prosperity in the 5th century BC.

Continue the expert guided Athens sightseeing and museum tour with a pleasant short walk passing by Herodion and Dionysos Theater, in order to visit the  ACROPOLIS museum. Avoid and skip the lines of the new museum. Main attractions such as votives, artifacts of every day life, statues from archaic period, Caryatids, and of course the Parthenon hall with the metopes, the pediments and the frieze will impress you. 

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  • Transport by luxury A/C bus
  • Hotel Pick up and drop off  service
  • Services of a Professional and licensed guide
  • All taxes
  • Acropolis & Acropolis museum entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Personal expenses
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Entrance fees: Admission tickets are being paid to the guide at the start of the tour offering skip-the-line access.

For Acropolis hill, comfortable walking shoes, sun glasses, hat and loose fitted clothing are strongly recommended. If you need additional information please do not hesitate to contact us and we will provide to you in order to help you decide if this tour or activity is right for you.

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4.8 out of 5 based on 163 reviews
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Reviewed May 19, 2019

Completo!

María, muy buena guía en español. Clara y asertiva en todo su relato. La visita al Acrópolis es de dos horas. 1 con guía y la otra es para fotos y poder salir (te demoras app 30 minutos en salir por la cantidad de personas) Vale la pena la visita al museo. Se entiende todo mucho más.

PaolaItaly
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Reviewed May 3, 2019

Ho molto apprezzato la professionalita" e la preparazione della guida Sig.ra Anastasia

GiovanniItaly
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Reviewed April 29, 2019

“Imperdível!”

Excursão perfeita para conhecer Acrópole, o guia fala pausadamente inglês então que fala inglês consegue entender perfeitamente. Duração do tour suficiente para uma excursão. Valeu a pena ter feito este tour.

Marilia
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Reviewed April 23, 2019

Amazing Athens and Acropolis tour

Our day trip to Athens was made extra special by our knowledgeable and caring guide Mariana . On the way and during the tour she provided us with a fact filled and interesting historical commentary in her fluid mellifluous tones. She is well versed in Greek history, it’s monuments and provided us with valuables insights of the sights in Athens. The Acropolis tour was a memorable one as Mariana provided us with the stories, history and myths behind the iconic buildings and temples that form the Acropolis complex. This was followed by the tour of the New museum of Athens where Mariana filled us in with all the detailed information. All the while she kept everyone in the group engaged speaking in English and French alternatively . She ensured that we were dropped safely back at our hotels. Thank you to Mariana and Key tours for a wonderful introduction to Athens

Rizana ZUnited States
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

Having booked two tours with Key Tour's we have nothing but positive experiences with them. We read the poor reviews which are greatly outnumbered by the positive and can understand why some people may be disappointed but hey if you want door to door personal touring pay twice or three times more and hire a private car or mini bus and personal driver. Getting around Athens is hard work, traffic can be crazy and the streets hardly designed for coaches when built 1000 years ago! We were collected from our hotel perfectly on time both trips, had modern air conditioned coaches with safe and patient drivers, and our guide Marrianna was simply delightful... Courteous, passionate, a wealth of knowledge and a wonderful hostess under the circumstances.... Keeping in mind the divergent group, many different age groups and languages, Athens traffic and pick up locations and how busy all the destination attractions get these guys were great.... And can be recommended without hesitation!

wofthamAustralia
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Reviewed January 9, 2019

“Guide spoke English very well, very clear and informative.” Excellent tour, well worth the money.

SimonUnited Kingdom
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Reviewed December 28, 2018

Highly Recommend

The tour was very informative and at a good pace. We were given enough time to explore the Acropolis and the Museum. Katrina is a great tour guide.

Elizabeth NUnited Kingdom
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