Be astounded by the very beginnings of Western civilization and learn from an experienced archaeologist during this 4-hour walking tour of this UNESCO World Heritage site.
Meet your guide at Acropolis metro station and make you way to Acropolis monuments where temples and sculptures bear witness to 2500 years of human history. The early departure is ideal to avoid the crowds and the heat in the summer months! Roam this iconic citable, perched high above the modern city below, to learn about the historical significance of Ancient Theater of Dionysus, the healing powers of the Sanctuary of Asclepius, and the events that take place today in the reconstructed Odeon of Erodes Attic us.
Pass beneath the Propylaeum gateway to see the famed Temple of Athena Nike, the maiden-shaped caryatid columns, and the crown of the Acropolis World heritage site the iconic Parthenon the crowing glory of the citadel. Hear about the role played each of the structures in classical civilization, book the upgrade upgrade to then continue to the Acropolis museum, designed by the world famous architect Bernard Tschumi. Wander among relics from millennia past and discover statues like the well-maintained Caryatid and the breathtaking glass Parthenon room on the rooftop, before parting ways with your guide and coming back to the present day.
Tour starts early at 9:00am so you avoid the heat of Athens summer warm temperatures and crowds
Good spirit and excitement to learn a new cuisine and cooking technique. Dress code is smart casual. Dress according to the weather.
Acropolis metro (subway) station down to the ticket level by the ticket machines