Skip the Line: Athens City Tour, Breathtaking Acropolis & Acropolis Museum

Skip the Line: Athens City Tour, Breathtaking Acropolis & Acropolis Museum

From the Acropolis to Omonia Square, with the half-day city and Acropolis museum tour you'll see all the impressive sites of ancient and modern Athens. Hear insightful commentary from your professional guide and pass top Athens attractions including the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Greek Parliament building and the Presidential Palace.

At a Glance

The Athens half-day tour departs for a photo stop at the impressive 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 reach Acropolis. Stroll up to the UNESCO-listed site that served as the ancient citadel and visit the monumental marble gates of the Propylae, the Temples of Athena, Nike and Parthenon. See the famous Porch of Maidens at the Temple of Erectheion.



Continue with a pleasant short walk passing by Herodion and Dionysos Theater, in order to visit the world famous 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. 

Highlights

  • Small group tour of maximum 26 people
  • Skip the long lines and save time
  • Panoramic city tour of Athens city centre
  • Guided tour of Acropolis with professional 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

What's Included

  • Transport by luxury A/C bus
  • Hotel pick up and drop off service
  • Services of a professional and licensed guide
  • Whispers
  • All taxes

Additional Information

Entrance fees: Please note that Acropolis & Acropolis museum entrance fees are not included in the price. Entrance fees are being paid to the guide at the start of the tour offering skip-the-line access. Please note that passport or ID card is required.

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