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Review of Acropolis

Acropolis
Ranked #3 of 345 things to do in Athens
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: 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.
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I have visited this place in April and It was pretty hot, so I do not recommend any visits later In the year. It was one of the nicest places I have ever visited

Thank AdamsTheGourmet
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Words cannot do the Acropolis justice, amazing sums it up! It really is one of the wonders of the world.

Thank Steve R
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

After going to Delphi, Corinth and Olympia, this was the MOST crowded visit we had. REALLY incredible but honestly, glad we paid only the 20 Euro visit and not the 30 Euro. Also, I know they are constantly doing renovation - but the cranes and the scaffolding were kind of disappointing. It was prettier to look at from the bottom all lit up at night.

Thank kr00ney
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Be sure to hire a guide right where the line begins—you will walk right in. Well worth the information for sure. Our guide had 2 sons who are architects as is her husband. The conversation was fascinating.
Bring water tho there is a water fountain and restrooms at the top. Wear comfortable walking shoes—preferably not sandals.
Plan to spend half a day—note that currently the entrance closes by 5pm so go early.
One of the most amazing sights I have ever seen!!!!

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Acropolis is a must see place while visiting Athens. Its full of historical areas. Also good to walk around listen to the street music and take nice photos. Tho 1 day is enough to tour around the place by walk.

Thank Sevag D
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