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The majestic ruins of an ancient Greek building, known for its dignified white marble columns and perfect sense of proportion.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Acropolis | Top of Dionyssiou Areopagitou, Athens 105 58, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

This is one of the holy grails for Greek ruin junkies. I strongly suggest getting a guide to show you around. Ours was an incredibly knowlegable old lady who walked slowly but talked non-stop. In other words, perfect.. Go early and do not miss the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

A place where whole western civilization started. Unfortunately, the majority of the frieze are in Acropolis Museum.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PredragTbgd
Reviewed 2 days ago

GO EARLY! Been twenty years since my last visit. The crowds have grown exponentially. Almost not worth the hassle. Almost. Our hotel room had a Birdseye view. Think that is a good choice. But there is no way not to go. It's the Parthenon!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alreadypacked2
Reviewed 2 days ago

Words can't describe the experience of being on top of the Acropolis, and right in front of the Parthenon. One of the most important monument in Western Civilization. Do not rush your time here. Great place to visit during the tourist lull season to take...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alan A
Reviewed 3 days ago

Let your imagination run wild as you look at the Parthenon. Imagine it filled with ancient art and scholars. Be sure to walk completely around the building.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lovinretirement2015
Reviewed 3 days ago

The most important monument of Athens and one of the most important monuments of worldwide history!!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marilena k
Reviewed 4 days ago

For the lover of history , here, your emotion will be huge, very huge 5000 years of history see you ! the preservation work is incredible

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PhilippeL8
Reviewed 5 days ago

Walking where so many ancient rulers walked is more than special. Take time to really take in the history of this wonderful site.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Maria G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went to Athens for this picture! It was winter time, so we were able to find spots where there were just a few people in the background. Be careful with the rocks, it is quite slippery. When we were there, the parthenon had a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank al3xiisvd
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place should be on everyone list when visiting Athens, it was a very interesting place to visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from thanasia27 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from jbm232017 | Reviewed this property |
€20 or €30 for a combined ticket, where you can also visit Hadrian’s Library, Temple of Olympian Zeus, The Ancient Agora of Athens and a couple more. Hope this helps.
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Response from LuisLancos | Reviewed this property |
Can't answer that, but can say that its certainly one of the greatest Cultural monuments in the world.