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Athens: Private 4-Hour Tour with Acropolis and Old Town

4.8 / 5

61 reviews

Athens: Private 4-Hour Tour with Acropolis and Old Town

Activity provider: Christos Theodoropoulos
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From US$ 279.14 per group up to 6

Discover the famous sights of the Greek capital on this private 4-hour tour of Athens. Stroll through the old town of Athens and explore the old neighborhood of Plaka. Admire the magnificent Acropolis and the Parthenon.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Greek, Turkish
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Immerse yourself in the history of the ancient Greeks and discover the Acropolis with the Parthenon
  • Admire the Temple of Athena Nike, the Tower of the Winds, and the Agora
  • Learn more about the Propylaea, the Erechtheion, and the Karyatides
  • Stroll through the old town, discover the Pnyx, and walk through the flea market at Monastiraki Square
Full description
Embark on a search for the traces of the ancient Greeks and explore the most important buildings of the Greek capital on this walking tour through Athens. Visit the famous Acropolis with the Parthenon, a true wonder of architectural engineering. See the Erechtheion, the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Pnyx, the birthplace of democracy, and the Areopagus. Enjoy walking through the beautiful streets in the old town. Take a look at the Roman Agora, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Tower of the Winds, and Hadrian’s Library. In the old town you will explore Plaka, one of the oldest neighborhoods of Athens, as well as Monastiraki, the popular shopping districts in Athens. There you can sample Souvlaki (Greek kebabs) – the favorite food of the Greeks – before walking on to Metropolitan Square.
Includes
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Admission to the Acropolis (EUR 20 per person)
  • Transport costs
  • Food and drink
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Crescendo Cafe near the Metro Station Akropolis

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Footwear with rubber soles and a hat are recommended for the tour.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 61 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.2/5
  • Service
    4.7/5
  • Organization
    4.8/5

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Very friendly and punctual reception as agreed directly at the hotel. And off we went with the tour of Plaka in the direction of the Acropolis. The information and explanations were adapted to our interests so that it didn't get boring. The tour of the Acropolis was also very interesting and entertaining. We also had enough time for photos and to take a close look at everything. We continued through vesch. Districts with short stops in a bar and there was also something culinary on offer.

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March 17, 2022

Acropolis with a difference

Christos was a very experienced city guide. We met him at a small café that was close to the Acropolis Museum. There was the first information for us. Then it went on to the Acropolis. We were lucky - the day was free and the queue was limited. Christos skilfully linked the past with the present. He had a lot of information for us that he had prepared perfectly in German. The places where we stopped at the Acropolis were very well chosen. Further questions were also answered comprehensively. After the Acropolis visit there was a fantastic ice cream lemonade and a small city tour of Athens. It was very informative and pleasant hours that we were allowed to spend with Christos. Thank you!

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October 14, 2019

We were in a small group in Athens at the beginning of May and Christos' guided tour of the Acropolis and Old Town was great. He picked us up at the hotel and also bought the tickets before the tour. In addition to a lot of historical information, there were also comments on recent events.

October 6, 2019

Product ID: 47999