2 hours

Explore the history of Athens on a 2-hour walking tour with your licensed archaeologist tour guide. Start at the city’s most monumental site, the iconic Acropolis.  From her you can admire the astonishing collection of sculptures that describe more than 2,500 years of history, from the glorious first theater of humanity at the Theater of Dionysus, to the healing Temple of Asclepius, and the Odeon of Herodes Atticus.

See the Temple of Athena Nike (Temple of Wingless Victory), the gateway of the Propylaeum, the Porch of the Caryatids at the Erechtheum, and the crowning glory of the Parthenon. Your licensed guide will explain the roles the various monuments played at the center of classical civilization in the western hemisphere.

Imporant details:

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Tours from May to October
  • Information regarding tickets – Tickets are purchased onsite

Additional information

Best forFamilies, groups and couples.
HighlightsParthenon= Theater of Dionysus= Temple of Asclepius= Odeon of Herodes Atticus= Temple of Athena Nike= Propylaeum= Erechtheion= Porch of the Caryatids = Mars Hill = Plaka area=
Starting pointAcropolis metro station down to the ticket level by the ticket machines
End pointMars Hill center of Athens.
Price includesLate departure to avoid crowds and warm temperatures= Professional licensed tour guide= Guaranteed to skip the long lines=
ExclusionsGratuities (optional)= Entrance fees= Hotel pickup and drop-off= Food and drinks=
Dress codeComfortable shoes= Hat (especially on warm months, June, July, August)=
AgeAdults (18+), Teenagers (13-17)
Cancelation PolicyIf you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.


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