Acropolis for Families Tour - in Athens - LikeALocal Guide

Acropolis for Families Tour

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30 EUR

Discover the Acropolis on our family friendly tour and get a unique insight into the fascinating tales that surround the Acropolis Hill. Take secret pathways through history with your family-friendly licensed guide and go on an adventure through time back to almost 3,500 BC!

Duration: 2 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Spanish
We could not recommend this tour enough. It was fantastic. The 3D tablet view of the monuments really added an extra dimension to the experience. Our guide was an Archeologist. So smart and knowledgeable. Our children loved the tour.
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Highlights

  • A private guided tour with our expert family-friendly guide
  • Find out everything about Acropolis and its marvels
  • Skip-the-line tickets available to avoid all queues!

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Description

Follow our expert, entertaining guide on a unique family tour and discover untold secrets of the Acropolis Hill! Learn about Propylaea and the lost gallery of the Ancient World. From the secret cults of goddess Athena to spicy stories about Pericles’ wife, your walk in the Acropolis will be filled with tales, gossip and rumors of the sacred rock.

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What’s included & not included

  • 2-hour walking tour with a licensed family-friendly guide
  • VAT & all taxes
  • Acropolis Tickets
  • Gratuities

Meeting point

Outside the Acropolis Metro Station on Makrigianni st. (Acropoli, Athens, Greece)

Reviews from travellers (3)

5.0/5

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We could not recommend this tour enough. It was fantastic. The 3D tablet view of the monuments really added an extra dimension to the experience. Our guide was an Archeologist. So smart and knowledgeable. Our children loved the tour.
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We were delighted with our tour of the Acropolis and with our guide, Evita. After being disappointed a the “official” guides we hired at two other sites (Knossos in Crete and Pompeii in Italy) we decided to try booking a guide in advance. We have two boys age 11 and 14 and we wanted a guide that would engage them -- and us adults too. And we got it. Evita was fun, interesting, and informative. They boys (and my wife) rated her a 10 out of 10. She was really great at engaging the kids and asking them questions. So they felt involved. She used to be a teacher and it shows. The iPads with 3D views were a nice but optional addition to the tour. It still would have been good without them. Overall our trip to the Acropolis created memories that will last for ever.
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Our guide was an invaluable part of our experience at the Acropolis. If it wasn’t for her, I would have been looking at a bunch of old white pillars that meant nothing to me. There was little to no signage to explain what you’re looking at. Marilena brought the monuments to life with stories of mythology and daily life in Ancient Greece. She had iPads with a cool program where you could point them at a site and it would show you what it would have looked like at the time. Really helped make sense of what you’re looking at. Our group was very mixed in background knowledge including a toddler, 10 year old, archaeologist, and adults with no background in Ancient Greece. Marilena kept everyone engaged the entire time. (With the exception of the toddler, but that’s to be expected. And she was always understanding when he was distracting or one of us needed to step away from the group. She was great with him and made us feel he was welcome and enjoyed- a trait we’ve found lacking in other tour guides when faced with a strong-willed toddler). I’d strongly recommend her to anyone. Marilena also recommended a couple amazing local restaurants that we wouldn't have known about. She came to dinner with us and helped us chose food and wine. She's such a wealth of local knowledge. We laughed together and learned from her expertise. I feel like I truly made a friend.

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5.0/5

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new experience
Extremely friendly and informative guide Constantinos who accompanied us and brought us to typical Restaurant near Akropolis. Dancing teacher Marina was professional and had enough patience. Overall great experience, but we will lack the opportunity to practice.
Very engaging and personalised
Our friendly guide enthusiastically showed us his Athens and it's history. Best of all was where he took us. The dance class and restaurant were at the foot of the Parthenon, far away from the crowds. We loved the dance class. The restaurant was simply outstanding.
Highly Recommended introduction to Athens life and culture.
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Fantastic Insight into Greek Life and Culture
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30 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
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Tour operated by: Greeking.me