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Acropolis

Athens 10558, Greece
+30 21 0321 4172
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The most famous site in all of Athens, this large hill lies in the center of the city and contains a cluster of ancient ruins.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Athens 10558, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

Walking up Mars Hill - the rocks are slippery, but worth the trek~ There is an easier walkway to the left. Walking up the Acropolis is very easy and worth the time and money! Stop and read as you are looking at these huge ruins!

Thank Liz S
Reviewed yesterday

"Acropolis Accessible", as a Symbolic Act: If Acropolis can become Accessible, then every other monument can also become Accessible... In August 2004, just before the Olympic Games, Acropolis became accessible to people with disabilities. The project has been realized after a detailed study of all...More

Thank sotipap
Reviewed yesterday

On the hill there are several ancient Greek temples that can be seen from the center of Athens. Attractions number 1 in Athens.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed yesterday

December is a great time to go as there are very few tourists. We were so lucky our uber driver took us straight to the ticket office which is almost half way up. This really helped as I have mobility issues. If we had taken...More

Thank _jennyjones55
Reviewed yesterday

We visited the Acropolis as part of our half-day Athens tour organised by Gotours and spent about 2 hours there. It may be best to visit in early Dec where there was hardly a crowd in the late morning. It was also a very sunny...More

Thank mariettakoh
Reviewed yesterday

Acropolis is one of the main attractions in Greece. Very nominal entry fee to see the well maintained ruins of ancient historic monument. This attraction has toilets, coffee shop that sold souvenirs. The hike up the mountain is very nice and took about 30 mins....More

Thank arunraja
Reviewed yesterday

I imagine in peak season this could be unpleasantly busy. Our sunny day in December was great. Could be improved by provision of audioguide or equivalent. Will look better once scaffolding removed. Paths slippy in places - take care or you could come an Acropolis.

Thank simono1958
Reviewed 2 days ago

We climbed to the top of the Acropolis during a tour. The climb is steep and somewhat exhausting, but! the view is worth the climb. Athens is a complex and beautiful city filled with history and culture,

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 2 days ago

More crowded than ever on a hot day. Splendid views as always. Very little changes to the structures, not much remodeling or fixing. Very hard to walk around. Very inspiring to say the least. What a place! Love it!

1  Thank Luis S
Reviewed 2 days ago

To be in a place where practically the cradle of Western civilisation was formed is breathtaking. The ruins of the Parthenon, Erechtheion is something very hard to comprehend that these were at some point buildings actually used.

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Response from AnnaCattoni | Reviewed this property |
Hello Amelia, I am sure you and your mom will enjoy Athens. For a good hotel on a budget' I would recommend the Hermes hotel. I stayed there two weeks ago and found it satisfying. The staff is very nice and helpful and will... More
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Response from B K | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure about the museum, but acropolis and agora for sure. You may ask at the acropolis entrance. Anyway the tickets are not expensive now
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Response from Donald M | Reviewed this property |
3 nights is a good amount of time. We didn't do any museums, but you can see many of the ruins for free and it's good to see some history. Try and go for a hotel close to or in the Plaka area so that everything you are... More
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