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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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Athens 10558, Greece
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great place to see..unbelievable legends:)))) preferably to go at 8 so won't be so hot and not that many tourists :)))

Thank Olya S
Reviewed today via mobile

We visited early September and were prepared to wait in line. We visited around 3pm and there were no lines! Definitely being water as it is quite hot and there is minimal shade.

Thank Renee N
Reviewed today via mobile

It’s a great view of ancient ruins and the city, the Parthenon is under construction so it was underwhelming because of all of the cranes and tents and workers, the Erechtheion is really nice looking, but the ladies are reproductions (!), that was a surprise...More

Thank bethebel
Reviewed today via mobile

Don’t need to say too much about the actual site. It is the Acropolis! But I do want to emphasize- Go early! We went around 8:30 and although there people (of course there were!) but we could stop and enjoy each amazing stop and take...More

Thank Sally G
Reviewed today

This is a little bit of a hike up to the top but worth the time to go. What a beautiful view of Athen from the top. Do be very careful when walking up the top the paths are very slippery with the wear from...More

Thank Kylie G
Reviewed yesterday

When the ancient Greeks were watching tragedies at the Acropolis Theater, London was nothing but a swamp, Berlin was a forest and there was no Paris. No Frankfurt, no Barcelona, no New York. Keep this in mind while walking between these impressive ruins. Take with...More

Thank Jazzumbo
Reviewed yesterday

The view is really nice and we enjoyed the stay there. We were there already early in the morning - so it was not crowded at all and we were able to make some nice pictures. We just realized that the security staff on top...More

Thank BgmStachi
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Note: go early to buy your tickets and use it in the evening. It’s really hot for visit between 10-4

Thank Vancovervoyager
Reviewed yesterday

If you visit Athens, you must go to the Acropolis. Remember, the Acropolis is the hill. The sights are the temples--the Parthenon, the Temple of Athena Nike, etc. Yes, much has been stripped from them (i.e, the Elgin marbles) and there are some reproductions, but...More

1  Thank Larry B
Reviewed yesterday

Amazing views lots of history here. I used the rick steves europe audio app to tell me about everything at the acropolis and was very pleased with the acropolis. Also at ticket booth you can get a unified ticket and itll let you in other...More

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madaboutusa
2 September 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
11 August 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
11 August 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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