Acropolis & Acropolis Museum

€100/person
Photo Friendly 7 Hours 6+ People

Discover the greatest architectural and artistic complex bequeathed by Greek antiquity to the world. Acropolis, its museum and monuments are considered as universal symbols of the classical spirit and western civilization. The new Acropolis Museum is regarded as one of the best museums in the world. As described in the New York Times the new museum is “one of the highest-profile cultural projects undertaken in Europe in this decade”. Ancient ruins are visible in its floor, and the Acropolis is always visible above through the museum's floor-to-ceiling windows. The cultural experience is supplemented by the museum restaurant that features superb panoramic views. Learn the secrets of the Parthenon and the new Acropolis Museum through this historical tour.

Tour Details
The tour starts from Piraeus Port when the Cruise ship arrives. Our tour guide will be holding a Parthenon Tours sign and he will be standing near our luxury vehicle that will transport you to the Acropolis. Our guide will take you all the way to the south slope of the Acropolis where you will have the chance to admire Dionysus Sanctuary, Dionysus Theater and the Odeon of Herodus Atticus. The tour will continue through Acropolis’ most famous monuments, the Parthenon, the Erechtheion, the Propylaia and the Temple of Nike.  Following our visit at the Acropolis hill, our guide will take you to the museum entrance. Enjoy the museum’s gallery of slopes where the transparent floors reveal a maze of excavated sanctuaries and settlements. Discover the history behind the museum’s archaic gallery. Spend some time to admire the Caryatid Ladies. Take a stroll around the modern gallery containing the Parthenon procession which is the crown jewel of the new museum. Exploit the marvellous view to take magnificent photos of the Acropolis. Subsequently our tour guide will invite you in a Greek Taverna where you can taste greek traditional food. Afterwards our vehicle will take you back to Piraeus Port near your cruise ship. At the end of your tour our guide will offer an Athens metro and attractions map and a Parthenon Tours souvenir.

Highlights
  • Experienced licensed guides
  • Discover the secrets of the Parthenon, the Temple of Nike, Erechtheion with the famous Caryatides, the Odeon of Herodus Atticus, and Dionysus Theatre and Sanctuary
  • Admire the 4,000 items of ancient Greek history on display at the Acropolis Museum and the museum’s unique presentation and architecture
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the city and capture exceptional photos of Athens from the Acropolis Hill and the Acropolis Museum
  • Experience Greek hospitality

Practical Info
  • Included: skip-the-line entry to the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum, experienced licensed guide, attractions and metro map
  • Not Included: entrance fees, gratuities
  • Languages: English, French, German, Russian, Chinese
  • Snacks and beverages provided
  • Set menu provided
  • Surprise quality gift

Trip Itinerary

Start of the Tour - Piraeus Port

Meet with your guide

1:45 hours - Acropolis and its Monuments

Tour of Dionysus Theatre and Sanctuary,the Odeon of Herodus Atticus, the Parthenon, the Temple of Nike, the Erechtheion with the famous Caryatides

15 min - Photo Shooting

Capture breath-taking photos of Athens, Snack and Beverages

1:45 hours - Acropolis Museum Tour

Tour of Acropolis Museum

15 min - Photo Shooting

Capture breath-taking photos of the Acropolis

1:30 hours - Lunch to Greek Taverna

Taste Traditional Greek Food

End of the Tour - Piraeus Port

Farewell and souvenir

Pricing Chart

7 Hour Tour
6 People +
€100/person
  • Licenced Guide
  • Luxury Vehicle
  • Skip the Line
  • Snacks and Beverages
  • Set Menu
  • Athens Metro and Attractions Map
  • Surprise Gift
7 Hour Private Tour
up to 6 people
€870/tour
  • Licenced Guide
  • Luxury Vehicle
  • Personalised Experience
  • Skip the Line
  • Fruits, Snacks and Beverages
  • Deluxe Menu
  • Athens Metro and Attractions Map
  • Luxury Gift
7 Hour Tour
6 People +
€120/person
  • Licenced Guide
  • Luxury Vehicle
  • Skip the Line
  • Fruits, Snacks and Beverages
  • Deluxe Menu
  • Athens Metro and Attractions Map
  • Luxury Gift

Meeting Point

“Our guide and van driver were excellent. The guide was outstanding. He was knowledgeable and engaging, but additionally she was witty and enlightening with a personal flair.”
Ray Evans
“The tour was fantastic!! Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and was and quick to accommodate the many elderly people on our tour which I loved to see. It was a wonderful and relaxing way to see the main sights of Athens. ”
Nick Evanson

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