Acropolis Tours and Tickets
- Choose between a standard entrance ticket and a multi-attraction ticket that includes access to other sites.
- Admission lines can take up to two hours in peak summer, so it's best to book ahead.
- The Acropolis provides little shade—bring sunscreen, a hat, and plenty of water if visiting in the summer months.
- Wear comfortable shoes suitable for walking over uneven ground.
- Most areas of the archaeological site are wheelchair accessible; an elevator is located on the northwest side.
The similar Tours
Experience the awe-inspiring Acropolis of Athens, an architectural marvel of Ancient Greece. Join a guided walking tour to explore this UNESCO World Heritage-listed site. Marvel at the impressive Propylaea gateway and the Dionysus Sanctuary as you ascend to the summit. Traverse the sprawling citadel, envisioning its former glory amidst captivating ruins. Stand before the grandeur of the Theatre of Dionysus and gaze upon the city from the iconic Parthenon. Unveil the secrets of this renowned archaeological site alongside an expert guide. Keep in mind, there are two booking options: WITH tickets (prepaid) or WITHOUT tickets (cash payment on tour day). For both options we pre buy the tickets saving you the hassle of buying them online or queuing up at the ticket counters.Learn More
Join a small group to enjoy a detailed walking tour of the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum.
Priority tickets to the Acropolis and the Museum are included to help you get in faster!
Walk with your guide through Greek architecture, mythology, and history as they stroll between sites in and around the Acropolis rock.
Complete your visit to the Acropolis, and then head to the Acropolis Museum to enjoy its impressive array of artifacts and its stunning architecture.
See the excavations as you walk on the Museum's unique layout.
Enjoy learning about treasures from ancient Greek civilization with a professional local guide.
Delve into the fascinating world of Ancient Greece on a 3-hour walking tour of the Acropolis of Athens and the New Acropolis Museum. With an expert guide, discover the UNESCO-listed archaeological site and visit world-famous monuments including the Parthenon, Propylaea gateway and the Temple of Athena Nike. Absorb jaw-dropping views of Athens from the acropolis’ summit, and learn about the evocative ruins. Then, enjoy a guided tour of the New Acropolis Museum, where glass floors reveal excavation sites. Entrance fees not included.
please be aware that even with our skip-the-ticket-line service, there might be some waiting time required for security checks. This is because visitor numbers can fluctuate unpredictably at the sites throughout the day. The typical waiting time falls within 0 to 10 or 30 minutes, though on rare occasions, it might be longer.
Behold the beginnings of Western civilization with an experienced licensed tour guide on a 4-hour walking tour of this UNESCO Heritage site. Remarkable history unfolds as you stroll by the Parthenon and other monuments of the Acropolis; visit the New Acropolis Museum to gawk at ancient statues. Walk over the glass floor of the state-of-the-art Museum and watch under the remains of Ancient Athens. Head up with your tour guide to the glass Parthenon room and finish the tour with the superb and classic perfect collection while admiring the views of the Acropolis.
This is a skip-the-line tour. We will make sure you will not have to wait in long lines. The walking tour is made with an experienced licensed tour guide.
The meeting point is in our offices by the Acropolis (60 meters walk from Acropolis metro station). We provide free WiFi at the meeting point, WC, and an air-conditioned waiting lounge. You can also safely leave your luggage or bags and pick them up after the tour.
Whether you want a tour of the highlights of the city of Athens or you want to get under its skin and visit all of the museums and attractions, we can fill the itinerary your way.
We offer a customizable private tour that allows you to create an itinerary that perfectly matches your interests and preferences.
Our official guide will provide a stress-free travel experience by offering a variety of options for your tour. With our skip-the-line access to the must-see Acropolis, a global symbol of classical spirit and civilization, you won't have to wait in long queues.
Additionally, we now offer an extended program that includes an extra three hours of exploration with a visit to the Temple of Poseidon on Cape Sounio.
By choosing the extended option you'll get to enjoy a scenic drive along the Athenian coastline, which includes passing by numerous beaches, a stop at the stunning Lake Vouliagmeni for a photo opportunity and a carte-postale-worthy photo stop next to the temple.
Accessibility for wheels
- Access with Portable Ramp
- Accessible elevator
- Hilly area
- Accessible Toilet
- Special Parking
- Wide doors >= 75 cm and < 90 cm
Access for Seniors
- Recommended time for visit мore than 3 hours
- Physical difficulty level for Seniors - 3
For Hearing Impaired
- Video Guide
- Hearing kits
- Speech To Text
Access for Visually Impaired
- Audio Guide
- Place has Special Guide Service
- Service animals permitted