Private Acropolis & Acropolis Museum

€350/private tour
Photo Friendly 4:00 Hours 1-6 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 outside Acropolis metro station. Our tour guide will be holding a Parthenon Tours sign. Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes prior to the departure time of the tour. 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. At the end of your tour our guide will offer you 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.
  • Not Included: Hotel pick-up and drop off service, gratuities, entrance fees.
  • Not allowed: pets, baby strollers, smoking and alcohol, oversized luggages
  • What to bring: ID or passport, voucher (printed or e-ticket), comfortable shoes, sunglasses and hat, sunscreen
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 10-15 minutes prior to the departure time
  • Languages: English, Spanish, Italian
  • Surprise quality gift
  • COVID -19 measures apply*

Trip Itinerary

9:15 AM - Acropolis Metro Station

Meet with your guide

9:30 AM - 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

11:40 PM - Acropolis Museum Tour

Tour of Acropolis Museum

13:40 PM - Dionysiou Areopagitou

Souvenir

Pricing Chart

4:00h Private Tour
up to 6 people
€350/tour
  • Licenced Guide
  • Skip the Line
  • Luxury Gift

Meeting Point

In Parthenon Tours your safety is our priority during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.  
  • Our guides are fully vaccinated and are regularly tested for Covid-19.
  • Our guides wear safety masks at all times and follow all the necessary sanitary protocols and precautions.
  • Your transport is professionally sanitized before your trip.
  • We require that you wear a protective mask in mandatory venues and crowded places, and that you keep the required distance from your fellow travelers so that everyone can safely enjoy the tour experience.
For more info concerning current COVID-19 measures please visit:

https://eody.gov.gr/en/category/covid-19-en/

“Our guide was very knowledgeable and personable. A great experience.”
Sarah Miller
“We loved the tour; such a great way to start our Greece holiday!”
Maria Jones
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