- Beat the heat and the crowds with an early access to the Acropolis
- Enjoy personalized attention from your professional guide on this small group tour
- Visit UNESCO-listed Acropolis with your expert guide
- Explore the most picturesque district of Athens, Plaka
- Tour group numbers restricted to a maximum of 18 people
Meet your expert guide at our office, and reach the south slope of the Acropolis, where you will admire the Dionysus Sanctuary and Dionysus Theater. Walk up the hill leading to the Acropolis significant site and have your camera ready for snapping photos of the historical monuments of Acropolis, including the Parthenon, the Erechtheion, the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, and the Pedestal of Agrippa.
Having explored the Acropolis site and going downhill, you will admire significant sights of the capital of Greece, including the Ancient Agora and the National Observatory of Athens. Then, you will enter and walk through the unique district of the city, Plaka. For a while, forget the city sounds. Go around Anafiotika, the topmost neighborhood of Plaka and discover its tranquil, picturesque, and mystic hidden corners. Stroll around the traditional little alleys and marvel at the old whitewashed mansions with the carved wooden or imposing iron doors and the colorful painted shutter. Find hidden gems of unspoiled beauty and magnificent views and learn secrets unknown even to many Athenians.
After a while, you will arrive at the Bathhouse of the Winds, the only public bath of Athens surviving at the present days. It dates from the first period of Turkish rule (1453 – 1669) and stands near the Roman forum and the Tower of the Winds. Passing by the Roman Forum, the Fethiye Mosque Museum and the Hadrian's Library, you will end up at the famous Monastiraki Square.
After the end of this half day tour, you can visit the flea market, one of the best places to buy just about anything or continue strolling and enjoy your lunch or your coffee at one of the little, picturesque shops, creating memories of a lifetime.
- Professional and licensed guide
- Skip-the-line access at the Acropolis
- Walking tour
Entrance fees: Acropolis entrance ticket is not included in the price and is 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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