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Acropolis

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Acropolis of Athens Skip The Line Admission Ticket
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Acropolis of Athens Skip The Line Admission Ticket
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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.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Athens
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Athens 10558, Greece
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Reviewed today

This is a must to see if you are in Athens! The size of the Acropolis is much more impressive when you are there than in a photo. There is a bit of a walk and we went during the hottest part of the day...More

Thank Robert V
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not steady on your feet? Bring a friend to hold hands with because the hill is covered in rocky terrain! I was glad we had a knowledgeable, easy to understand guide because reading all the plaques in the hot sun would have been a beating....More

Thank Lise B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see attraction in Athens. Do not miss it. Go when it opens to avoid some of the crowds and heat. Greeks lack any organizational, people flow planning. No rhyme or reason to lines. Very frustrating. Some simple line processing that you see at...More

Thank M P
Reviewed yesterday

Collection of important historical buildings, notably the Parthenon and the Erechtheion but much else. Buy a ticket to include the other sites located nearby and enjoy a day in ancient Athens. You will need water, a hat and sun screen there is no protection on...More

Thank DTG59
Reviewed yesterday

Amazing place We went with a group . We climbed it was not a bad climb but very slippery I saw many people fall its not even and like marble slippery and hundred of people what really surprised me was the amount of people who...More

Thank octapus
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely amazing! Feels like walking in Ancient Greece! Just get your water bottles ready and filled during hot weather!

Thank Yuri M
Reviewed yesterday

We paid a decent amount of money, but there's nothing to see. Acripolis was in a process of restavration. Everywhere scaffolding, everything is fenced, it is not possible to peek. The price includes visiting the amphitheater, but it was closed. I think, they should either...More

Thank Elena Z
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nothing like the Vatican, colosseum, Pisa or anything.. they are amazing, This is boring as crap! Tour guides are boring as hell too

Thank aurorarosecontra2018
Reviewed yesterday

This is the reason you are in Greece. Expect a lot of people Wear comfortable clothes for moving around a lot. Bring water and an umbrella.

1  Thank Darwin P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really enjoyable experience climbing up to the Acropolis, make sure you wear appropriate footwear as it can be slippery in places. We found it very hot and dusty and the cafe near the ticket office is quite expensive so make sure to take water.

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madaboutusa
September 2, 2018|
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Response from Sonja P | Reviewed this property |
Had some further thoughts since answering yesterday so hope you find them useful. You are probably booked on an organised trip but try to go as early as poss. to avoid most of the crowds and heat. We were there by 9 am. The... More
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SueB68
August 10, 2018|
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Response from NandiniHyderabad | Reviewed this property |
It is best to have a guide to look around but then we did it on our own since we didn’t have much time
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3kidslondon99
August 10, 2018|
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Response from Calico4 | Reviewed this property |
Arrive before 10 am. It is Crowded by midday and most slippery if wet weather. I visited at 9 a.m. morning time. We visited on Sunday.
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