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Athens City Walking Tour and New Acropolis Museum Tour

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This city and Acropolis Museum tour is the perfect combination to experience Athens' most important attractions: the world-famous archaeological site and the Museum where its relics are displayed.

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  • 09:15 Check-in and meet your guide
  • 09:30 Walking tour of Athens commences
    athens-tour-acropolis-museum-008 The tour begins inside the Syntagma metro station where you will visit the metro Museum (in 10 -15 minutes) with very interesting Archaeological artifacts from the daily life of Ancient Athens that came to light during the construction of the metro.
  • Greek Parliament & Monument to the Unknown Soldier
    athens-tour-acropolis-museum-1 You continue on to the House of the Greek Parliament, the Monument to the Unknown Soldier, the National Gardens and on to the beautiful neoclassical Zappeion Hall, where the surviving columns of the Temple of Zeus and Hadrian’s Arch srand, both of which you will have the opportunity to visit.
  • Visit the World Heritage site: Acropolis of Athens
    athens-tour-acropolis-museum-008 Enter the Acropolis from the south slope to avoid the crowds and also to visit the Dionysus sanctuary and Dionysus Theatre built in the 5th century BC. Your guide will look after the tickets so you can skip the line. As you begin to ascend the sacred hill a breathtaking view of the city awaits you.
  • The Acropolis, Parthenon and the Erectheion
    athens-tour-acropolis-museum-008 Your guide will give you a detailed explanation of the monuments of the Acropolis such as the Parthenon, the Erectheion, the Propylaia, the Nike Temple and the other monuments such as the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, the Ancient Agora, the Observatory as well as the Philopappos, Mars, and Pnyx Hills.
  • 12:45 Free time
    athens-tour-acropolis-museum-12 Ample time for exploring and picture taking at the Acropolis will be provided before your tour of the Acropolis Museum begins.
  • 13:45 New Acropolis Museum
    athens-tour-acropolis-museum-12 The New Acropolis Museum was designed by Swiss architect Bernard Tschumi in co-operation with the Greek architect Michalis Photiadis. Its unique design has incorporated the excavations which are visible under stunning glass floors.

  • Acropolis Museum exhibits
    athens-tour-acropolis-museum-12 The Acropolis masterpieces are marked out and given the prominence they deserve through the ideal interior atmosphere conditions, the natural lighting, as well as easy visitor access, panoramic views and excellent layout of the exhibition areas. It exhibits about 4,000 artifacts.
  • 14:30 Tour ends in the Acropolis Museum
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  • Any cancellations made between 09:30 local time, 3 business days to 09:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 09:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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Language English
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Duration 5.5 hour(s)
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