WALKING TOUR OF ATHENS & THE ACROPOLIS

Academy of AthensDepartures: All year round

Duration: 1/2 day – Private Tour


An easy walking tour with your own professional guide, explore the city’s rich ancient past and visit the world-famous Acropolis.   Start at Syntagma Square and see the Monument to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the traditional Evzones. On the hour, you may also see the changing of the guards.  Visit the beautiful Byzantine churches Sotira of Lycodimos and Kottakis Church.

Stroll through the Plaka’s paved streets before arriving the Acropolis. Upon arrival, enter the Sanctuary of Dionysos and Dionysos Theatre built in the 5th century BC.  Your knowledgeable guide will give you a detailed explanation of the glorious monuments of the Acropolis such including the Parthenon, the Erectheion, the Propylaia, Temple of Nike, the Odeon of Herodes Atticus,  the Observatory and the lovely Philopappos Hill.

 

 

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