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Athens Day Tour-Skip the line: Acropolis, Acropolis museum, Plaka and Local Food provided by Athens Walks Tour Company

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Athens Day Tour-Skip the line: Acropolis, Acropolis museum, Plaka and Local Food

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Face masks provided for travellers
Updated 20-06-14 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20-06-14 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
The Acropolis is one of Athens’ most well-known sights, which can mean large ticket lines and long waiting times. Save time, and bypass the lines with this skip-the-line tour. Explore the Acropolis highlights with a guide, and then discover Athens’ pretty district of Plaka with lots of tastings along the way. Highlights include trying Greek donuts, cheese, pies, and coffee.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Acropoli
    Athens 117 42, Greece
    Acropolis metro station (subway) down to the ticket level by the ticket machines (-1)
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  • 1
    Acropolis
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Parthenon
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Theater of Dionysus
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Herod Atticus Odeon
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Temple of Athena Nike
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 6
    Monastiraki
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    Plaka
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 8
    Athens Walks Tour Company
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  • 9
    Acropolis Museum
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • You'll end at
    Acropoli
    Athens 117 42, Greece
    Acropolis metro station (subway) down to the ticket level by the ticket machines (-1)
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Explore the Acropolis with a guide, including the Parthenon
  • Get straight to the front of the ticket lines with this skip-the-line tour
  • Ideal for history buffs—learn about the stories of Ancient Greece
  • Enjoy the perk of having food and drink tastings included
Important Information
Departure Point
Acropoli, Athens 117 42, Greece
Duration
5h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Entrance tickets
  • Food and drinks specified during the food tour
  • Licensed tour guide
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
  • Entry/Admission - Parthenon
  • Entry/Admission - Theater of Dionysus
  • Entry/Admission - Herod Atticus Odeon
  • Entry/Admission - Monastiraki
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis Museum
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travellers can participate
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Entrance fees (30 euros per adult - Acropolis 20 euros + Acropolis museum 10 euros). 5 euros for kids under 18 with show of the passport. Tickets are purchased cash from your guide - Skip the line.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Valeria H wrote a review Oct. 2018
Conway, South Carolina3 contributions2 helpful votes
We had the most delightful time with Mariza as our guide. She was very knowledgeable and even though the weather was not accommodating she made the tour interesting and entertaining. We included the food tour as well and she adapted the tour to our preferences explaining Greek
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Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from Athens W, Operations Manager at Athens Day Tour-Skip the line: Acropolis, Acropolis museum, Plaka and Local Food
Responded Oct. 21, 2018
We are glad this was an enjoyable experience for you! Hope you come back to visit us again soon! Our kind regards
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panopson wrote a review Aug. 2018
Bremen, Germany37 contributions24 helpful votes
We had a blast. Mariza, our tour guide, has been so lovely with Vincent (12) and so well informed about Greece and Greek history that we learned in few hours so many things. Mariza was able to capture the attention of our son for the whole time with information, jun jokes and
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Response from Athens W, Operations Manager at Athens Day Tour-Skip the line: Acropolis, Acropolis museum, Plaka and Local Food
Responded Aug. 4, 2018
Thank you very much for you kind review! We are glad you had a nice time! Kind regards
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Minnie554 wrote a review Jun. 2018
Chicago, Illinois42 contributions16 helpful votes
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It was a great day for our group of 9. We were met easily by Rosa and she proceeded to take us up on to the Acropolis and then down in to Plaka for a huge amount of food! We were shocked as to how much food we got as tastings and it was all wonderful. Rosa knows her stuff!
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Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from Athens W, Manager at Athens Day Tour-Skip the line: Acropolis, Acropolis museum, Plaka and Local Food
Responded Jun. 27, 2018
Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again! Kind regards
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Mary Katherine White wrote a review Apr. 2018
Atlanta, Georgia50 contributions39 helpful votes
We were on limited time so we chose to do this and the food tastings as two tours in one! What a great choice! We ended up having only the two of us in the tour. Daphne was our guide and really wanted to tailor it to what we wanted. It was an excellent day with great
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Date of experience: March 2018
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Response from Athens W, Manager at Athens Day Tour-Skip the line: Acropolis, Acropolis museum, Plaka and Local Food
Responded Jun. 27, 2018
Thank you for your kind review We hope to see you again soon! Our kindest regards
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codish wrote a review Jan. 2018
Beersheba, Israel216 contributions203 helpful votes
We only had three days in Athens and wanted to make the most of it - took two tours with Athens Walks - first day at the Acropolis and tasting walk and the next day to Cape Sounion. Super friendly and knowledgeable Mariza was our guide for both days and we had a great connection
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Date of experience: January 2018
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Response from Athens W, Manager at Athens Day Tour-Skip the line: Acropolis, Acropolis museum, Plaka and Local Food
Responded Jun. 27, 2018
We are happy you enjoyed your time with us! Thank you for your review! Kind regards
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Renee_and_Francisco
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Acropolis Skip-the-Line Walking Tour
We did the Acropolis Skip-the-Line Walking tour with English speaking guide and we had an incredible tour with Anna
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B5639PRrobertp
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Great foody tour
Done on the first day of our visit and it was a great way to get to know the city and try some traditional food. O
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Pidyop
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All lot of food & a lot of fun
Thanks to Theodory for that amazing tour. We really had fun visiting de town while trying nice speciality. On top
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BillG38
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Off the Beaten Path Connection to Athens
Best way to connect with the city and culture beyond a typical tourist trip! My wife and I had an amazing experien
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ddfred
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Fabulous must do tour
My family and I took the tour today with our wonderful guide Anna. The tour is fabulous, the amount of food astonis
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haessig72
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Fascinating view into the Greek food culture
Thank you Katharina for this wonderful morning with our kids amongst the Greek cuisine. We liked the dishes very mu
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Nic176
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Delicious food and great guide
It is open you can book it! Did our tour on Sunday, the 28th of June! Food was delicious and our guide was perfect
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Johnfigler
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What a great time
We had the chance to learn an taste the local cuisine. We loved every part of the tour. The kids were very pleased
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Jasminebass1994
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Beautiful experience!
Before months I went there with my family! My children loved this place! We had a nice time! The taste was amazing
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Paige P
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Worth every minute!
This was our 3rd tour of ruins and by far my favorite! Perched high atop a hill, Acroplis is an amazing site, the
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LouieD24
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Best part of the Athens trip!
Katherine, our guide, was awesome. We talked food, culture, coffee culture, generational differences in Greece, po
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ronh718
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Fantastic Tour
We had a wonderful time with Eirini as we toured the local cafes and markets in Athens. Eirini is energetic, fun,
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leitrips
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Knowledgeable Guide
Thoroughly enjoyed our tour of the Acropolis & museum. Our tour was at 9 am which was perfect as it was not as crow
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vividez
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Vacation
Absolutely great time and the guide was very personable and knew exactly what we were looking for-- delicious Greek
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srl335
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Perfect Tour
We had a lovely day with Irini. Great explanation of truly Greek food and various outside influences. We learned a
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