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Address: Acropolis | Top of Dionyssiou Areopagitou, Athens 105 58, Greece
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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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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Just go ! No excuses !

It is the most worth attraction in the world, it is full of history and is a monument worldwide know. Don't care about the money, which is not too much, it is a must go in Athens... read more

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Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

It is the most worth attraction in the world, it is full of history and is a monument worldwide know. Don't care about the money, which is not too much, it is a must go in Athens. NO EXCUSES !

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Its a long and winding path to the top of the Acropolis where the Partheon sits surrounded by fields of broken stone and several cranes that are part of the ongoing "renovation". We were here on an offseason Saturday but still crowds of students and others all over the place. Must be absolute hell in the high season. Never-the-less this... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I recommend this site for everyone who's interested in history and wants to know the birthplace of democracy. Great view from there to the city skyline.

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Fuengirola, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is still under renovation, I suppose it is ongoing but still worth the visit, the views of Athens from the top are spectacular and well worth the small climb.Very uneven and bumpy under foot and it's worth booking in advance, the queues were long even in mid November as there were only 2 ticket booths open.

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Limassol, Cyprus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Make sure you wear appropriate shoes because it is a bit slippery and if you are planning to visit the acropolis museum do so prior to visiting the parthenon as you will get a better understanding of what you are seeing

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

In October, 2016, this is under renovation. Parthenon, dedicated to the goddess Athena, is amazing in size and grandeur. Even more spectacular is the Erechtheion/Erechteum, 6 ladies, an ancient temple dedicated to both Athena and Poseidon.

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Glasgow, Scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If you're a tourist and I'm Athens, this is probably what you have come to see. Definitely worthwhile visiting!

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Colne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Glad to visit and see it but underwhelmed to be honest , its history its old ,its art . But in the end it's just relics of the past

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telford, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You need to walk a little bit worth it. If you do it late afternoon your pictures will be better. Must see.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This attraction can be completed in less than an hour and it is a must see. DON'T miss the tunnel the athletes used to enter the stadium. DON'T miss the statues about the stadium. DO walk to the top if you are up to it for great views! Very impressive...takes less than an hour. I didn't feel a guide or... More 

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