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Acropolis & Acropolis Museum Private Tour

Details

Duration
3 hours
Tour Type
Private tour
Languages
English, Spanish, German, French
Availability
Daily

Short Description

Explore the Acropolis Hill and all of its marvels in an amazing journey to classical Athens! Join us for a three-hour private-guided tour up to the Acropolis Hill to admire the masterpieces of the Golden age and the amazing Parthenon. Complete your experience with a historical stroll in the brand new Acropolis Museum to discover unique exhibitions and original artifacts from the Acropolis.
Brace yourself and give into an unforgettable journey!

For more flexibility on times/dates, please send us an inquiry via the "Inquiry" tab.

What you can expect

With your expert, licensed local guide discover the wonders of the Ancient Acropolis and the breathtaking Acropolis Museum. Stroll up the magnificent sacred hill through winding cobbled streets to reach the Acropolis, the navel of Western Civilisation. Under the watchful eye of your expert licensed guide, you will walk up the Acropolis Hill through beautiful cobble-paved alleys to reach the Acropolis, the navel of Western Civilization.

Walk through Propylaea, the imposing marble-gate of Acropolis with a mix of Doric and Ionic colonnades. Take a look at the Ionic Temple of Athena Nike and get the chance to know the Greek maidens – Caryatids – that support Erechtheion. The Parthenon, the ultimate marvel of the Acropolis, awaits to show off its architectural beauty and its harmonious structure; find out all about the secrets behind its construction!

Complete your journey to the Acropolis with an engaging tour in the Acropolis Museum; enjoy the facilities of a 21st century-class museum and discover thousands of artifacts; from voting offerings to Gods and everyday objects to Acropolis-Hill findings and a whole ancient settlement just below your feet, the Acropolis Museum will make your jaw drop!
Extras: Are you famished after your tour? Join us for lunch at a cozy restaurant nearby and get to taste a series of traditional Greek flavors!


Why book this tour?

  • Enjoy personal attention by a fun licensed tour guide. Explore thousands of years of history within 3 hours & find out everything about Acropolis and its marvels!
  • Hotel pick-up available - travel in the comfor of our cozy vehicles
  • Visit the 21st century-class Museum of Acropolis!
  • Available daily as a private tour - ideal for 1st time visitors!

Tour Reviews


Fantastic Acropolis & Acropolis Museum Tour
Fantastic Acropolis & Acropolis Museum Tour

The Acropolis & Museum tour was the highlight of our short stay in Athens. Marialena taught us so much and I can't recommend this experience enough. She was sweet, down to earth, and so passionate about her work as an archeologist. It was a memorable experience that we look fondly back on and we wouldn't change a thing about the experience.

Visited: September 2017

Perfect day at the Acropolis!
Perfect day at the Acropolis!

Hubby and I took a private tour of the Acropolis and new museum with Greeking.me as a solution to 1 day only in Athens, on the way back from Crete. We were guided by the knowledgeable, wonderful Xenia whose passion for Greek culture and history was very striking. Xenia answered all of our never ending questions and made the experience very personal.

We started with a tour through the museum, then going through the elegant pathways connecting the two, continued the tour of the Acropolis, visiting all the different features seen on small-scale in the museum. Xenia then dropped us off at a restaurant which Nikos, manager at Greeking.me booked for us (close to our hotel), making a superb conclusion to a wonderful day.

The customer service for organising the tour, by Nikos and the tour conducted by Xenia was exceptional. Nikos was in touch with us before and after the tour and was most attentive to our needs. The next time we are in Athens, we will do the food tour! Without hesitation, I would recommend Greeking.me as a wonderful group of dedicated people, to organise a great holiday experience!

Visited: May 2017

Informative, interesting tours which were good for adults and children
Informative, interesting tours which were good for adults and children

We did two private tours (Acropolis and Mycenae) and one small group one (the walking food tour of Athens) and all three were really good. The tour leaders were great; informative and interesting whilst being perfectly friendly and encouraging questions. Really good and will be booking with them again when we return to Greece!

Athens Acropolis Tour for family
Athens Acropolis Tour for family

We experienced two tours with greeking.me - the Acropolis & Acropolis Museum tour and the Day Trip to Delphi tour, with Evita as our guide for both. She is an excellent guide for families, able to engage with school-aged kids and their parents! This was our first visit to Greece, our first international trip with kids (ages 8 and 4), and our first time having a personal tour guide. Greeking.me made all the difference between enjoying and learning about the sights we visited, versus just looking at things in a rush because the kids were cranky.

Booking the tours was easy, and Nikos was able to accommodate us both on short notice and a few days in advance. We will certainly contact greeking.me again if we return to Greece!

Good Tour and Excellent Service
Good Tour and Excellent Service

We took a tour of the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum with Alexandra. The sites are amazing, larger than life. Alexandra was very friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating of our 2 young children. Although we booked only a day or two before, Nikos responded quickly to my email and met us at our hotel with a gift of wine to make arrangements. Greeking.me is a professional and active tour operator.