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Walking Acropolis Hill & Old Athens

Morning walking tour in Athens visiting the Acropolis Hill, the Ancient Agora, the unique district of Plaka, Monastiraki & the flea market.

Itinerary

 
This private easy walking tour, explores the city's rich ancient past with your own personal expert guide and visits the breathtaking Acropolis!

Beat the heat and the crowds by accessing the Acropolis early in the morning with your expert guide on this small-group tour. Meet your guide ealry in the morning, and reach the south slope of the Acropolis, where you will admire the Dionysus Sanctuary and Dionysus Theater.
Walk up the hill leading to the Acropolis significant site and have your camera ready for snapping photos of the historical monuments of Acropolis, including the Parthenon, the Erechtheion, the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, and the Pedestal of Agrippa.

Having explored the Acropolis site and going downhill, you will admire significant sights of the capital of Greece, including the Ancient Agora and the National Observatory of Athens. Then, you will enter and walk through the unique district of the city, Plaka. For a while, forget the city sounds. Go around Anafiotika, the topmost neighborhood of Plaka and discover with your guide its tranquil, picturesque, and mystic hidden corners. Stroll around the innumerable little alleys and admire the old whitewashed mansions with the carved wooden or imposing iron doors and the colorful painted shutter. Find hidden gems of unspoiled beauty and magnificent views and learn secrets unknown even to many Athenians.

After a while, you will arrive at the Bathhouse of the Winds, the only public bath of Athens surviving at the present days. It dates from the first period of Turkish rule (1453 – 1669) and stands near the Roman forum and the Tower of the Winds. Passing by the Roman Forum, the Fethiye Mosque Museum and the Hadrian's Library, you will end up at Monastiraki Square, perhaps the oldest surviving square of the city.

After the end of the tour, you can visit the flea market, one of the best places to buy just about anything or continue strolling and enjoy your lunch or your coffee at one of the little, picturesque shops, creating memories of a lifetime.

Schedule

  • Duration: 3.5 Hours
  • Daily from 01/01/2023 to 31/03/2023
    (Adult 38.00 € / Child 25.00 €)
  • Daily from 01/04/2023 to 31/10/2023
    (Adult 39.00 € / Child 25.00 €)

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Included

  • Professional licensed guide
  • Skip-the-line access at the Acropolis
  • Walking tour
  • All taxes

Not Included

  • Entrance Fees to Acropolis Hill (20€ paid directly to the guide)
  • Pick up - drop off from your hotel
  • All personal expenses
  • Everything that is not specifically mentioned in the "Included" section

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