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Skip the Line: Acropolis of Athens Afternoon Walking Tour provided by Athens Walks Tour Company

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Overview
Avoid the stress of being stuck in entrance crowds by choosing a skip-the-line Acropolis walking tour. Enjoy a guarantee to skip the long lines, and get to the action quicker. The tour includes a licensed archeologist guide who provides commentary and points out the Acropolis’ most impressive monuments along the way, such as the Parthenon and the Temple of Nike.
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You'll start at
Acropoli
Athens 117 42, GreeceAcropolis subway- Acropolis metro station (subway) down to the ticket level by the ticket machines
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  • 1
    Acropolis
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Parthenon
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Theater of Dionysus
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Herod Atticus Odeon
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  • 5
    Erechtheion
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Temple of Athena Nike
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    Propylaea
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Athens Walks Tour Company
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You'll end at
Acropoli
Athens 117 42, GreeceAcropolis subway- Acropolis metro station (subway) down to the ticket level by the ticket machines
See address & details
Highlights
  • No getting lost—explore the Acropolis grounds with a guide to lead the way
  • Benefit from the expert knowledge of a licensed archaeologist guide
  • Save time—this tour offers a guarantee to skip the long lines
  • Lots to see at the Acropolis—explore the Parthenon and more
Important Information
Departure Point
Acropoli, Athens 117 42, Greece
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Late departure to avoid crowds and warm temperatures
  • Professional licensed tour guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees are excluded from the price of the tour (unless you book the option with entrance tickets) and they cost 20 euros per adult, 10 euros per student (with show of a student card) and free for non adults with show of an identity document.
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tickets purchased cash at the meting point.
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
  • Entry/Admission - Parthenon
  • Entry/Admission - Theater of Dionysus
  • Entry/Admission - Erechtheion
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Athena Nike
  • Entry/Admission - Propylaea
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Entrance fees are excluded from the price and they cost 20 euros per adult, 10 euros per student (with show of a student car) and free for non adults with show of an identity document.
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Eliane Coimbra wrote a review Dec 2019
Concordia, Kansas3 contributions1 helpful vote
We loved this tour. Our our guide was very knowledgeable and did a fantastic job making the tour everything we wanted. We got to see all the historical site and eat a lovely lunch. I highly recommend this tour and wouldn’t hesitate to book again.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Karen J wrote a review Nov 2019
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Wow! Thank goodness we booked an early tour! Firstly, the meeting point was very confusing. We arrived an hour early, hoping to have breakfast prior. After walking up and down the street for 3/4 hr , asking restaurants at the address given , no idea ! ... we then went down the
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Jonice GT wrote a review Nov 2019
5 contributions9 helpful votes
I wasn't sure where to post this review, so I'll put it here. We used Athens Walks for a private tour for our family that was a combination Acropolis and Food Tour. We have a tween and a teen so getting them fully engaged can sometimes be hard. Stelios did an awesome job on the
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Christopher F wrote a review Oct 2019
Preston, United Kingdom25 contributions3 helpful votes
Our guide was excellent. Very friendly, knowledgeable and really took care of us. I’m couldn’t have asked for more.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from AthensWalks, Διευθυντής at Skip the Line: Acropolis of Athens Afternoon Walking Tour
Responded 4 Nov 2019
We are very happy to hear that you got exactly what you wanted out of your experience with us and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Sincerely, Maria
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tjsandy wrote a review Sep 2019
New South Wales, Australia25 contributions35 helpful votes
We arrived an hour early to the street mentioned, but could not find a office/ shop to get our tickets . We then proceeded into the Metro, and found a lovely girl from the Athens Walking tour company that confirmed our booking , gave us water and asked us to wait for our guide.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Nic176
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Delicious food and great guide
It is open you can book it! Did our tour on Sunday, the 28th of June! Food was delicious and our guide was perfect
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Johnfigler
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What a great time
We had the chance to learn an taste the local cuisine. We loved every part of the tour. The kids were very pleased
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Jasminebass1994
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Beautiful experience!
Before months I went there with my family! My children loved this place! We had a nice time! The taste was amazing
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Paige P
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Worth every minute!
This was our 3rd tour of ruins and by far my favorite! Perched high atop a hill, Acroplis is an amazing site, the
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LouieD24
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Best part of the Athens trip!
Katherine, our guide, was awesome. We talked food, culture, coffee culture, generational differences in Greece, po
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ronh718
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Fantastic Tour
We had a wonderful time with Eirini as we toured the local cafes and markets in Athens. Eirini is energetic, fun,
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leitrips
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Knowledgeable Guide
Thoroughly enjoyed our tour of the Acropolis & museum. Our tour was at 9 am which was perfect as it was not as crow
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vividez
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Vacation
Absolutely great time and the guide was very personable and knew exactly what we were looking for-- delicious Greek
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LorryMerino
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Thank you Katherine. You were so awesome.
Katherine was very knowledgeable of food and culture, humorous, prompt, and attentive to our needs. Foods included
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srl335
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Perfect Tour
We had a lovely day with Irini. Great explanation of truly Greek food and various outside influences. We learned a
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Geanna T
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Do not eat before this AWESOME tour!
This was the best way to learn about the great food from Greece and surrounding areas. We enjoyed every stop on thi
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Adowell
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Wonderful food and city experience
This was our second food tour in Athens, our first with Athens Walking. The "gourmet" in this tour title does mean
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Cecelia_2007
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A great way to learn Athens!
We were introduced to areas of Athens a normal tourist would not see. And the food! And the wine! Our tour guide
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Richay311
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Awesome time!!
Had a great experience with Katerina. She knows a lot of great things about food and culture. She’s also super frie
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T5330HLallenw
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Three Extraordinary Days of Private Touring with Athens Walk
My wife, our 13 year old grandson, and myself visited Athens four full days from December 27th to December 31st
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  • Duration: 2h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, German
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