Parthenon Tour Acropolis Museum

Parthenon Tour

Athens & The New Acropolis Museum

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Athens and the NEW Acropolis Museum Extended Half Day Tour

The sightseeing tour in Athens usually starts from the well known Acropolis hill. Once you decide to visit this place, there are plenty of things you can do to make your travel experience memorable and exciting. Under the guidance of AthensTours, it is certain that you will enjoy top quality services, awarded every year with the TripAdvisor® “Certificate of Excellence”. We will drive through the beautiful city of Athens, where you will have the great chance to visit the Syntagma Square, the changing of the guards, the Presidential Palace (former King’s Palace), the Panathenaic stadium, the temple of Zeus and the sacred Rock of the Acropolis hill (Propylaea, Erechtheion, Karyatides, the Temple of Athena Nike) and the Parthenon. You will also witness a breathtaking lineup of neoclassical masterpieces, such as the Academy of Arts and Sciences, the National Library and the first University of Athens, also known as the Athenian Trilogy.

Our next stop, will be at the new Acropolis Museum, a museum focused on archaeological findings of the Acropolis. One of the reasons the Acropolis Museum was built, was to house artifacts found, both on the Acropolis rock and at the base of the hill. The museum was found in the year 2003 and the Organization of the museum was established in the year 2008. The museum opened its doors to the public on June 20, 2009. Time and traffic permits, we will also drive through the modern part of Athens and stop off at Plaka (the old city).

Get ready for a memorable day! We are expecting you!

Notes

• Rates include all local taxes, VAT, tolls and baggage charges.
• Not included: Entrance fees, drinks, meals, accommodation and/or gratuities.
• Prices are per car and not per person
• Driver will wait maximum 60 minutes after the indicated pick up time
• Tours are private, personal and flexible just for you and your party.

Your driver is not permitted to enter archaeological sites and museums with you, only licensed guides from the ministry of culture are allowed to do so. Should you require such an extra service, we can book a licensed guide for you.

All offered services are subject to weather conditions, traffic regulations and generally all potential events beyond the control of the service supplier, such as strikes, manifestations, flood, etc. Should such an event occur, which might prevent the performance of the required service, partially or in full, the service provider shall apply all reasonable effort for its fulfillment. Nonetheless, should such applied efforts fail, the service provider shall not be responsible for non-performance.

Athens Tour & the New Acropolis Museum

Enjoy your travel experience in Athens, with the existence of our sightseeing city tour that includes the new Acropolis museum, you will have a great chance to know and learn the architecture, civilization, culture, history and mythology, an unforgettable experience! Join our Athens tour & New Acropolis Museum


Highlights

  • Acropolis Hill
  • New Acropolis Museum
  • Temple of Zeus
  • Old Olympic Stadium
  • Changing of the Guards
  • Lycabettus Hill
  • Academy of science
  • Athens University
  • National Library
  • Ancient Agora
  • Modern City
  • Placa, The Old City

Duration

6,30 hours

Good to Know

  • Comfortable clothing and athletic walking shoes are recommended.
  • Hat and sun glasses are suggested.
  • Photography is permitted throughout the tour.
  • Local cash needed for entrance fees and small expenses (25€ pp)
Tour Feedback
Activity Level 75%
Kids Friendly 85%
Historical 75%
Cultural 75%
Tour flexibility 90%
At you own pace 90%
Positive Reviews 100%