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Acropolis & Athens Highlights with Food Tasting


On this captivating tour of the Acropolis and Athens' charming neighborhoods, your guide will lead you to some of the world's most awe-inspiring monuments. This approximately 4-hour journey weaves together tales from the city's rich history with its vibrant present, highlighting the timeless connection between the two. Enjoy fascinating myths and engaging historical anecdotes as you skip the lines at the Acropolis. Then, stroll through Mars Hill, Plaka, and Anafiotika, soaking in their unique atmospheres. The adventure concludes in the bustling Psirri area near Monastiraki Square, where you'll savor authentic Greek delicacies. Make sure your camera is always at hand to capture the unforgettable moments you'll create on this tour!!


  • Explore the Acropolis and its iconic monuments, including the Parthenon, Propylaia, Erechtheion, Agrippa Monument, and the Temple of Athena Nike.
  • Visit the ancient Dionysus Theater and Sanctuary, one of the worldus oldest theatres.
  • Discover the historical significance of Mars Hill (Areopagus), especially its biblical relevance.
  • Stroll through the ancient streets of Plaka, known as the Neighborhood of the Gods, and see the Ancient Agora, Roman Agora, Tower of the Winds, and Hadrian’s Library.
  • Conclude your tour at Monastiraki Square with a taste of Greek street food (included in the price).
  • Enjoy the insights of local Athenians who are more than just guides; they are passionate about sharing their deep knowledge of the cityus monuments and history.
  • Experience a relaxed pace and engaging storytelling on this intimate, small-group tour.

Tour Details


  • Licensed, English-speaking local guide
  • Entrance fees to the Archaeological Site
  • Skip-the-line access
  • Small group experience
  • Food tasting
  • Athens guide magazine
  • Athens map


  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Food and beverages beyond the included tastings
  • Gratuities (typically 10% in Greece)

What You Will See and Do

Morning at the Acropolis: Your tour begins with a comprehensive visit to the Acropolis, entering from the south slope to explore the Dionysus Sanctuary, the Asklepieion, and the Dionysus Theater. As you ascend, your guide will provide detailed insights into the significant monuments, including the Parthenon, Erechtheion, Propylaea, and Temple of Athena Nike. Enjoy panoramic views of the city, featuring the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, the National Observatory, and the Filoppapos, Mars, and Pnyx hills.

Beautiful Architecture in Plaka & Anafiotika: Next, head to Mars Hill (Areopagus) to learn about its historical and religious significance, including its mention in the Bible as the site where Apostle Paul preached. Continue to the charming neighborhoods of Anafiotika and Plaka, with their Cycladic-style architecture, narrow alleys, and colorful houses. Your guide will reveal hidden gems and historical details, connecting the ancient past with the present. Key sights include the Ancient Agora, Roman Forum, and Tower of the Winds.

Monastiraki and Surrounding Area: Finish your tour in the vibrant Monastiraki Square, home to landmarks like Hadrian’s Library, Tzistarakis Mosque, and the bustling Flea Market. Discover the local culinary scene with samples of traditional Greek foods, including savory and sweet pies, souvlaki, Greek coffee, and desserts like loukoumades.

Skip-the-Line Access

To enhance your experience, we provide skip-the-line service, purchasing entrance tickets in advance to save you time. The cost of these tickets is included in your tour fee, so no need to bring additional cash.

Meeting Point

  • Location: Fresko Yogurt Bar Acropoli (3, Dionyssiou Areopagitou Street)
  • Landmark: Look for your guide with an orange sign that says “Athens Walking Tours.”
  • Pro Tip: Arrive 15 minutes early and try the authentic Greek yogurt at Fresko Yogurt Bar, topped with honey or Greek sweets. Ask for a free sample upon checking in!

Entrance Fees Included

The cost of entrance fees to all archaeological sites visited during the tour is covered in your tour fee.


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