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Athens City Tour and Acropolis Museum

  • Half day tour
  • Nov.2015-Mar.2016: Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat. Sun.
     Discounted price: EUR 64,30
  • Apr.2016-Oct.2016: Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat. Sun.
     Discounted price: EUR 73,30

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Departure from Athens: 8:30 am

Return in Athens: 1:00 pm

Highlights: From the AcropolisThe New Acropolis Museum in Athens, Greece to Omonia Square, you'll see all the famous sites of ancient and modern Athens on this comprehensive morning tour. Offering a perfect overview of the modern city, this guided tour will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens.
Depart for Panathinaikon Stadium, cradle of the first Olympic Games that took place in 1896 (short stop). Pass by the Prime’s Ministers residence, Ex Royal Palace (guarded by colourful Evzones), Zappion (Conference and Exhibition Hall). Proceed passing by the Temple of Olympian Zeus. Continue passing by National Garden, Hadrian’s Arc, St. Paul’s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown soldier, Schlieman’s House (Numismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral, Academy, University, National Library, Old Parliament, Constitution Square, Russian Orthodox Church, and finally AcropolisThe "Caryatids" as exhibited at the New Acropolis Museum (visit Propylae, Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, Erechtheion with its Porch of Maidens).
Continue with a pleasant short walk (weather permitting, otherwise bus transfer) passing by Herodion and Dionysou Theater, in order to visit the new Acropolis Museum. Main attractions such as votives, artifacts of every day life, statues from archaic period, Caryatids, and of course the Parthenon hall with the metopes, the pediments and the frieze will impress you. This tour is also available with the use of an audio headphone VOX System.

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Comments and ratings about the Athens City Tour and Acropolis Museum:

It is important to know that only clients of Dolphin Hellas may have their comments and ratings here and only for the services they received by our travel agency; this means that these are real testimonials by real travellers.

Travelled in September, 2016

(Rating: 4/5)

rating of 4 out of 5 Tsitsos
Very nice but we would've preferred a tour in only english and not french and english.

  - J. Sette - Connecticut, USA

Travelled in August, 2016

(Rating: 5/5)

rating of 5 out of 5 Tsitsos

  - M. Desai - California, USA

Travelled in October, 2015

(Rating: 2/5)

rating of 2 out of 5 Tsitsos

  - G. van Zyl - South Africa

Travelled in July, 2015
Enjoyable tour. Museum was fabulous. Unfortunately, the guide didn't wait for us (we were in the bathroom) to start his museum tour. We had to scramble but the tour we were invited to join up with was excellent and we learned a lot. So it actually worked out for the best.

  - L. Shapiro - Kentucky, USA

Travelled in June, 2015

(Rating: 4/5)

rating of 4 out of 5 Tsitsos
Excellent tour and a good tour guide!

  - R. Worsinger - North Carolina, USA

Travelled in May, 2015

(Rating: 4/5)

rating of 4 out of 5 Tsitsos

  - R. Patel - Maryland, USA

Travelled in December, 2014

(Rating: 5/5)

rating of 5 out of 5 Tsitsos
Guide was very knowledgeable . The tour was well paced and there was no attempt to rush anything .Ample time at the Acropolis museum and Acropolis itself

  - P. Gogoi - Ontario, Canada

Travelled in September, 2014

(Rating: 4/5)

rating of 4 out of 5 Tsitsos

  - K. Subramanian – California, USA

Travelled in August, 2014

(Rating: 5/5)

rating of 5 out of 5 Tsitsos
The museum was fascinating.

  - A. Hatch - Utah, USA

Travelled in June, 2014

(Rating: 5/5)

rating of 5 out of 5 Tsitsos
The museum and tour were spectacular. Walking about is safe and interesting.

  - M. Dennis - Minnesota, USA

Travelled in May, 2014

(Rating: 5/5)

rating of 5 out of 5 Tsitsos
The Acropolis Museum is an absolute must-see. It is built over some ruins which is so unique. The arrangement of the exhibits is also unique, but the most amazing thing is the re-creation of the Parthenon on the 3rd level. Just wonderful.

  - P. Calf - S. Carolina, USA

Travelled in May, 2014
very well conducted by the guide who konws her facts all at her fingertips, guide is also well versed in her english. enjoyed my city tour and the tour of the acropolis museum.

  - P. G. Tan – Penang, Malaysia


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