Behold the beginnings of Western civilization with an experienced archaeologist on a 4-hour walking tour of this UNESCO World Heritage site. Remarkable history unfolds as you stroll by the Parthenon temple and other monuments of the Acropolis of Athens; visit the New Acropolis Museum to gawk at ancient statues.
This is a skip-the-line tour; we ensure you will enter the monuments without waiting in line.
Athens is the capital of Greece. It was also at the heart of Ancient Greece, a powerful civilization and empire. The city is still dominated by 5th-century BC landmarks, including the Acropolis, a hilltop citadel topped with ancient buildings like the colonnaded Parthenon temple. The Acropolis Museum, along with the National Archaeological Museum, preserves sculptures, vases, jewelry and more from Ancient Greece.
Athens is one of the oldest capital cities in the world and among the 10 largest cities in Europe.
Thanks to its long history, the numerous sightseeing, and rich culture, Athens offers countless options.
With a large variety of places worth visiting and so many choices, making the most of your trip can be quite a challenge, especially for first-time travelers.
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The Acropolis of Athens is an ancient citadel located on a rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great architectural and historical significance, the most famous being the Parthenon. The word acropolis is from the Greek words ἄκρον and πόλις.
The Acropolis Museum is an archaeological museum focused on the findings of the archaeological site of the Acropolis of Athens. The museum was built to house every artifact found on the rock and on the surrounding slopes, from the Greek Bronze Age to Roman and Byzantine Greece.
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