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Address: Acropolis | Top of Dionyssiou Areopagitou, Athens 10558, Greece
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Description: The majestic ruins of an ancient Greek building, known for its dignified...
The majestic ruins of an ancient Greek building, known for its dignified white marble columns and perfect sense of proportion.
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Private Walking Tour: The Acropolis

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It truly takes hours to take in the masterpiece that is the Parthenon. It comes to life when you have a guide or have read a book about the stories behind the temple. It is the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

It truly takes hours to take in the masterpiece that is the Parthenon. It comes to life when you have a guide or have read a book about the stories behind the temple. It is the crown jewel of what remains of Greece's history. If you come to Athens and you do one thing .. do this.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

We went to this place on our tour to greece-Athens.Located at the center of Acropolis, on the hilltop, Parthenon is the main temple surrounded by other minor constructions and entrances. .Each piller is amazing.Can be too hot in summer.Carry sufficient drinking water.Lot of history and go with a knowledgeable guide.Must see in Athens

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Parthenon its a must see for a visitor - or a local Its a peace of art that was build in 447 BC, when the Athenian Empire was at the height of its power. The Parthenon, according to the historians represents the tangible and visible efflorescence of Athenian imperial power and it symbolizes the power and influence of the Athenian... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

...but still quite the amazing view. Marvel at the magnificence of things built thousands of years ago and still standing. A must see when you visit Athens.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Amazing piece of history. Hard to believe it all started in 490 BC. We started our trip visiting the Parthenon and then continued to the New Acropolis Museum which is within walking distance. Had a great time!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Great vistas and awesome guided tour. Highly suggest using a local expert to give you the tour. If you're making the effort to go overseas (assumedly) then you should take the extra step to utilize a guide.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

A breathtaking experience (figuratively and literally)... it's very hot and you do get out of breath wile walking up the hill... Once up there the magnificence of the temple takes your breath away this time in awe... To sit there and realize that ancient Greeks walked about the hill and temples is very humbling and inspiring at the same time.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Located at the center of Acropolis, on the hilltop, Parthenon is the main temple surrounded by other minor constructions and entrances. The size of the temple is impressing, and you image how beautiful it was with all sculptures that are now preserved in Acropolis museum. An absolutely must see when in Athens. I wish they finish reconstruction soon, so we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Absolutely loved it! We went up at about 18h00 and had a shaded walk up, also skipped most of the crowds. The views are spectacular and the light on the Parthenon was spectacular at that time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

You cannot go to Athens and not visit the Acropolis Museum, or even better, the Acropolis itself. Especially with a guide, you can gain a lot from a trip to the Parthenon. The only thing is that it is constantly covered with scaffolding, which ruins the "magic", but unfortunately the Greek authorities cannot do otherwise....

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