The Untold Acropolis
A private tour of the Acropolis and the iconic ParthenonBook now
DurationHalf-Day (2 Hours)
Price4 pax/120€ each
RunsMonday to Sunday
Meeting PointHotel Lobby (close to the Acropolis area)
Enjoy an in-depth exploration of the Acropolis and discover the history and secrets of the Parthenon and the other iconic monuments.
Find out about the stories & myths that make the difference between merely looking at ruins and going on a walk through time, wandering along the fault lines between humankind and the divine.
Discover the logistics behind this monumental construction project & how the ancient Athenians funded their buildings.
Understand how the monuments have evolved through the centuries.
- 10:00 (Example)
Get picked-up from your hotel by the guide.
- 10:15 - 11:45
Visit the archaeological site of the Acropolis, in search of the little secrets of the Sacred Rock: visual corrections, colors, damaged architectural elements and the stories behind these iconic monuments.
- 11:45 - 12:00
Walk along Dionysiou Areopagitou Street to take in the scenery, characteristic of a city that has been inhabited for centuries: contemporary apartment buildings, neoclassical houses and the Acropolis Rock with the Parthenon, the Theater of Dionysus and the Herodeion, the famous Roman Music Hall.
Ending Point: Acropolis Metro Station
Take a private tour of the marvelous monuments that compile the archaeological site of the Acropolis of Athens!
Ascend on the rocky Acropolis hill to discover the famous Parthenon, the Erechtheion and the untold stories behind the design and construction of these iconic monuments!
Become familiar with the original topography of the Acropolis during Classical period & what the purpose for this phenomenal building program was.
Get to know the historic context in which the Acropolis of Athens developed through the ages and how the Parthenon became a world heritage monument.
- Private, state-licensed tour guide
- Entrance fees to the Acropolis
- All taxes