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Acropolis

Athens 10558, Greece
+30 21 0321 4172
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The most famous site in all of Athens, this large hill lies in the center of the city and contains a cluster of ancient ruins.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Athens 10558, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved it went during the day and then up to the Aerpagus at night. View of the city was incredible. Wear comfy shoes. Went in December and no queue for tickets. Everyone was so friendly. Cannot be missed

Thank Cat N
Reviewed yesterday

Great visit - went in December so very very few tourists, which means that you have a lot of privacy as you stroll about. Your view is obstructed by the scaffolding due to the reconstruction of one of the facades. Also, the large building crane...More

Thank howho
Reviewed yesterday

We visited Acropolis in a sunny day and what a fantastic experience this was. We initially strolled around the ancient market. Then, we started climbing the hill of Acropolis and the views were fantastic. Thousands of people were sharing the same experience at the same...More

Thank ilGrec0
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a humbling experience it was to walk with giants and sit where the greatest minds of western civilization once stood.

Thank Teachingtravels
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

nice view all the way to the top... hope that the parthenon rennovation would be finish soon.. people were swarming there but we still can get our nice spot for taking picture.. surely miss this place..

Thank AnisWahab
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have imagined standing on the steps of this temple for over 40 years!!! What a humbling experience. Wear good, comfortable shoes and allow yourself time to take it all in. I would recommend a guided tour because there is so much to the backstory...More

Thank Sskychick777
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

OMG where do I start? This is visible from many areas in Athens.So majestic the views from and all around. The history is fascinating. It is amazing and very mystic. Anyone who visits Athens should visit this place.

Thank Chandani R
Reviewed 3 days ago

I don't know many people who enjoy traveling but don't have a visit to the Acropolis on their list. The Parthenon is mentioned in history books and dates back to 447 BC. That alone makes it worth seeing. If there's any practical advice I can...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

A must see when in Athens !!! Beautiful place, with so much history. You can see the beautiful city from above and you understand the magnitude of this beautiful and very special place. Do not miss this place.

Thank Li-or B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was a bucket list moment, visiting Acropolis. There was construction work going on, but still an awesome sight to behold. Got there early, and did not have to queue up long for tickets. Also worth visiting the Acropolis Museum - very reasonably priced, and a...More

Thank iannsa
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Response from AnnaCattoni | Reviewed this property |
Hello Amelia, I am sure you and your mom will enjoy Athens. For a good hotel on a budget' I would recommend the Hermes hotel. I stayed there two weeks ago and found it satisfying. The staff is very nice and helpful and will... More
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aleksandraannar
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Response from B K | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure about the museum, but acropolis and agora for sure. You may ask at the acropolis entrance. Anyway the tickets are not expensive now
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Response from Donald M | Reviewed this property |
3 nights is a good amount of time. We didn't do any museums, but you can see many of the ruins for free and it's good to see some history. Try and go for a hotel close to or in the Plaka area so that everything you are... More
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