Athens: Acropolis Ticket with Audio Tour & City Audio Tour

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From: 36,00 per person

  • Entrance e-ticket
    Use your phone or print the voucher
  • Self-guided audio tour
    Follow the story at your own pace
  • English, Ελληνικά, Deutsch, Español, Français, Italiano
    For both audio and stories included
Athens: Acropolis Ticket with Audio Tour & City Audio Tour

From: 36,00 per person

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Overview

  • 1 hour
  • 50 stories
  • 0.8km distance
  • 10 stops

Experience the Acropolis of Athens and South slope at your own pace with an entry e-ticket and a captivating self-guided audio tour on your smartphone. Receive your ticket by email, download the app and the audio tour on your phone, prior to your visit, and travel back in time to admire the unparalleled excellence of ancient Greek architecture.

This is also your chance to discover the history, as well as a number of fascinating sites that shaped contemporary Athens with a self guided audio walking tour of the city.

Put on your headphones and discover the archaeological site of the theatre of Dionysus, the relics of the Asclepieion,  the stunning Odeon of Herodes of Atticus, the temple of Athena Nike, the majestic Propylaea, the Parthenon in its sheer beauty, the peculiar temple of Erechtheum and the Belvedere viewpoint, through the power of storytelling.

Learn both historical information and uncommon stories and anecdotes from ancient times. 

Tour’s content is the result of in-depth research, squeezed into brief original stories that will make your visit both engaging and informative. The audio tour can be used repeatedly and anytime, before or after your visit. 

This is an unmissable opportunity to experience the glory of Classical Athens and relate to your surroundings in an entirely original way.

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Never say never

Time heals all and eventually even the Athenians realized it was time to move on. A new generation, wealthy, strong, and resolute came to power in the middle of the 5th century BCE and decided to express their newfound confidence with a grand architectural program. The mastermind behind it was Pericles, the great Athenian statesman, who envisioned a series of temples on the Acropolis that would provide a large segment of the population with steady employment, while advertising to the Greek world the power and glory of Athens. He entrusted his vision to the greatest sculptor of his time, Phidias, who supervised a brilliant group of architects, stonemasons, and artists.

Inclusions and Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Adult entry ticket for the Acropolis and the South slope
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone (Android & iOS) in English, French & Spanish
  • Offline content (text, audio narration and maps)

Exclusions

  • Live Guide
  • Smartphone or headphones
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation

Mandatory items

Charged smartphone, Headphones, Comfortable shoes, Hat & sunscreen
  • Charged smartphone
  • Headphones

The location

Starting point

The tour ends at the west entrance-exit of the Acropolis.

Areas

South Slopes, Propylaea, Parthenon, Theatre of Dionysus, Odeon of Herodes of Atticus, Temple of Athena Nike

Important information

Opening hours

Opening hours for Acropolis of Athens

1 November - 31 March

  • Monday - Sunday: -

1 April - 15 May

  • Monday - Sunday: - (last admission: )

16 May - 31 August

  • Monday - Sunday: -

1 September - 30 September

  • Monday - Sunday: -

1 October - 31 October

  • Monday - Sunday: -

Know before you book

  • This is a combination of a downloadable self-guided audio tour for your smartphone (accessible through our app) and an entry ticket for the Acropolis and the South slope
  • No live guide or meeting point provided
  • You will receive an email with important ticket & audio instructions. Ticket(s) will be sent to your email 24 hours prior to your visit
  • Booking requests received between 17:00  to 8:59 a.m. (UTC+02:00) are served from 9:00 a.m. and on
  • An Android (version 5.0 and later) or iOS smartphone is required. The audio tour is not compatible with Windows Phones, iPhone 5/5C or older, iPod Touch 5th generation or older, iPad 4th generation or older, iPad Mini 1st generation
  • You will need storage space on your phone (100-150 MB)
  • EU citizens aged 0-25 years old, are entitled to have free admission tickets. However, they have to wait in line to show ID card or passport.
  • From 1st of April to 31st of October Non-EU citizens, between 6 to 25 years old, upon presentation of their passport,  are entitled to 50% reduced admission.
  • From 1st of April to 31st of October senior citizens over 65 from Greece or other EU member-states and the European Economic Area, upon presentation of their ID card or passport for verification of their age and country of origin.
  • Free/reduced admission tickets do not have to skip the line privileges and can only be acquired at the ticket booth on-site.
  • To receive a full refund, travellers may cancel up to 24 hours before the experience start date in the local timezone. No refunds will be given after that time period

Know before you go

  • Download the ticket(s) & audio tour while on WiFi prior to your visit – no wifi/4G on-site
  • Tickets need to be either printed or downloaded on your phone
  • Ensure that your smartphone is fully charged & that you bring your earphones
  • Wear comfortable shoes, a hat, and sunscreen during the hot summer months

Download the app

To take this self-guided tour, you will need to download the Clio Muse Tours app on your iOS or Android device. Enjoy your tour!

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