Pristine Parthenon: No-Crowds Acropolis Tour & Skip-the-Line Acropolis Museum Tour

140 reviews

3.5 hours

Max 15

Why take this tour?


  • Morning tour: See the Parthenon before the crowds by using skip-the-line, first-entry tickets and following our special itinerary that gets you to the top of the Acropolis for the first viewing of the day.
  • Afternoon tour: Enjoy the Parthenon in peace after the crowds have left with our special itinerary and skip-the-line tickets.
  • Explore the Acropolis with an expert guide and see the Monumental Gateway, Erechtheum, Theater of Dionysus and Herodes Atticus, as well as panoramic views over the city.
  • Skip the line at the New Acropolis Museum for a guided tour featuring the original Parthenon Marbles, the Caryatids and access to the underground excavations.
  • With all-inclusive tickets, you can leave your wallet at home!
  • Sites Visited
  • Acropolis
  • Parthenon
  • Erechtheum
  • Monumental Gateway
  • Temple of Athena Nike
  • Theater of Dionysus
  • Theater of Herodes Atticus
  • New Acropolis Museum
  • Underground excavations
  • Parthenon Marbles
  • Caryatids
  • Finds from the sanctuaries from the slopes of Acropolis
  • Tour Includes
  • Skip-the-line tickets to the Acropolis
  • Skip-the-line tickets to the New Acropolis Museum with underground area access
  • Headsets
  • English-speaking guide

Take a special itinerary to view the Parthenon sans crowds

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Total Customer Reviews: 140

Verified Ratings
4.5 /5
based on 140 Walks’ customer ratings
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Latest reviews
Highly recommend this company - have so far completed 3 tours in different countries and each have been a positive experience. The tour guides really know their subject matter - Ive learnt new things from each tour and they try their best to make sure the areas and timings visited are as less crowded as possible. Tours completed - Vatican, Colosium, Acropolis and booked Sagarda Familia
Verified · Joanna · Jul 07, 2024 · United Kingdom · Female · 45 to 54 years
Aristotle was an excellent guide!
Verified · Anne · Jul 04, 2024 · USA · Female · 65 to 74 years
Excellent tour. Excellent value. Guide was knowledgeable and kind.
Verified · Gregory · Jul 03, 2024 · USA · Male · 55 to 64 years
Beware! Tour booked for 7:45 am , night before received email stating tour rescheduled to 11:45. Too late to make other arrangements. So up to the top of the acropolis at 2pm in 95 degree heat. It was delightful. Other member of tour group mentioned he had called to see why and was told that Citywalks couldn't get tickets for acropolis entry for earlier time as it was a busy time of year. Seems like if you're a tour company in athens, you might know this. Our guide, Marion, was very knowledgeable.
Verified · Ellen · Jun 09, 2024 · USA · Female · 55 to 64 years
The ear pieces are horrible. I was so disappointed in how difficult it was to hear the tour guide and to keep the device on your ear. Ear plugs are needed. The tour was good though
Verified · Rene' · May 25, 2024 · USA · Female · 55 to 64 years


Is this tour accessible for wheelchairs, strollers, or people with limited mobility?
Unfortunately due to the nature of this tour it is not suitable for guests with mobility impairments, or for wheelchairs or strollers. Please contact the Guest Experience team at [email protected] or call +1-202-684-69163 (International) or 888-683-8670 (USA) to make alternative arrangements.
Is there much walking on this tour?
This tour does involve walking. Guests should be able to walk at a moderate pace without difficulty and comfortable walking shoes are a must!

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