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Acropolis of Athens Skip The Line Admission Ticket
from US$15.24*
Acropolis of Athens Skip The Line Admission Ticket
from US$15.24*
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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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Athens, Greece
+30 21 0321 4172
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All reviews bring water bucket list ticket office worth the climb avoid the crowds amazing site wear comfortable shoes restoration work visit athens awe inspiring take your time bottle of water ancient history hill ruins temple scaffolding
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Reviewed today via mobile

I don't know why anyone would rank this less than a 4, and that's only if staff mess it up with their attitudes. Amazing place with fantastic views and thousands of years of preserved history. Con - not enough signs pointing out what's what and...More

Thank Caleb D
Reviewed today

If you are only going to visit one attraction in Athens the Acropolis is the one to see. However, two tips - go early or late to avoid the crowds. Secondly, it is 20 euros to go into the Acropolis, but you can get a...More

Thank Rob0018
Reviewed today via mobile

Like other land marks throughout Europe this is a must see. The maintenance and upkeep is a bit is disarray but the site is good and well worth a visit. Has been on my bucket lost for a long time and it didn't disappoint. With...More

Thank Albert_lon001
Reviewed today

People ask me why the Parthenon is so important. Its because it was the most perfect building built by the world's most advanced civilization at the time. And one question will get in your mind while observing it, "how they did it"?

Thank AlexMichalakop
Reviewed today

An absolutely amazing site to see. How beautiful, what is left of this site, you just want to stand and gaze at this site.

Thank groseclosemaria
Reviewed today

We read a lot of reviews about whether to go early or late, and we decided to go early. We arrived at 7:30 and were the first in line for tickets. The process is simple and the cost to enter the site is 20 euros...More

Thank TheNomadDan
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited here as a guided tour was great to learn about the history and absorb some amazing views of Athens It can become very busy and difficult to walk around and some steep areas to climb however worth it! Would highly recommend

Thank rabbit55
Reviewed yesterday

No trip to Athens is truly complete with a visit to the Acropolis. While other ancient Greek cities each had an acropolis (high point of the city), none has the significance of the Acropolis in Athens. It stands like a beacon from the past, a...More

Thank Knyght1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Completely amazing trip to do should you find your self travelling in Athens. Make sure that you take water because believe me it is hot up by the acropolis. They do have water pumps up and down the path to the acropolis. It is easy...More

Thank Demi J
Reviewed yesterday

The Acropolis is one of the worlds most magical and important sites. A collection of unique buildings atop a high hills- visible from many directions and always stunning. A musy see sight for all visitors. Discounted entrance for over 65's with proof f identity. For...More

Thank Rosemary W
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Lori-Ann G
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Response from Caleb D | Reviewed this property |
Definitely do not need to buy in advance, esp from September - may
James S
17 October 2018|
Response from Anthony A | Reviewed this property |
I found this response from Alabastron dates this year: “There is only one way up which you can comfortably do with a stroller: the main Acropolis entrance on Dionysiou Areopagitou. It's a gentle climb on a wide... More
Chin W
26 September 2018|
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Response from Jo-Anne W | Reviewed this property |
No. You can bypass the line ups...big benefit of on line purchases.