Athens City Tour with Acropolis & Acropolis Museum

Starting Time
5 hours
Starting point
Free Cancellation
Free Cancellation

  • Avoid the ticket booth and save time
  • Panoramic city tour of Athens city centre
  • Guided tour of Acropolis with proffesional guide
  • See top Athens attractions such as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Constitution Square and Panathenaic Stadium
  • Visit  the Acropolis of Athens and see the world-famous Parthenon temple
  • Guided tour of the Acropolis Museum
  • See the Erecthion with Caryatids
  • Travel "green" and experience a carbon-neutral tour

From the Acropolis to Omonia Square, with the half-day sightseeing and Acropolis museum tour you'll see all the famous sites of ancient and modern Athens on this comprehensive morning tour. Hear insightful commentary from your guide, and pass top Athens attractions including the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Greek Parliament building and Presidential Palace. Offering a perfect overview of the modern city, this guided half-day tour will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens. 
Begin your carbon-neutral Athens half-day tour with a photo stop at Panathinaiko Stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896. It is the only stadium built out of white marble. Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus.  You will then pass the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library.

Continue passing by National Garden, Hadrian’s Arc, St. Paul’s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown soldier, Schliemann’s House (Numismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral,  Old Parliament, Constitution Square ,Russian Orthodox Church, and finally ACROPOLIS (visit Propylae the gateway, Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, Erechtheion with its Porch of Maidens). Stroll up to the UNESCO-listed site that served as the ancient citadel, and tour the buildings as you hear how they reflected Athens’ prosperity in the 5th century BC.

Continue the expert guided Athens sightseeing and museum tour with a pleasant short walk passing by Herodion and Dionysos Theater, in order to visit the  ACROPOLIS museum. Avoid and skip the lines of the new museum. Main attractions such as votives, artifacts of every day life, statues from archaic period, Caryatids, and of course the Parthenon hall with the metopes, the pediments and the frieze will impress you. 

  • Transport by luxury A/C bus
  • Hotel Pick up and drop off  service
  • Services of a Professional and licensed guide
  • Whispers
  • All taxes
  • Acropolis & Acropolis museum entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Personal expenses

Entrance fees: Admission tickets are not included in the price paid online. You are requested to purchase the tickets before the date of the activity, to ensure that you will be able to enter the Acropolis with your group. The timeslot selected for the Acropolis visit should be at 09:00-10:00 am. For your Acropolis Museum visit please select the timeslot of 12:00 pm. You may purchase the tickets directly from our websites: and 

The Official starting time for our tour is Key Tours offices at 08:30 am.


Cancel up to 24 hours prior the date of the experience for a full refund.


249 Reviews

Sterling Jackson

April 12th, 2024
We went on a bus and walking tour of Acropolis and Acropolis Museum on Thursday, April 10th, 2024. Just a few days ago. Our tour guide was fantastic! I can’t...

Martyn Henderson

April 3rd, 2024
We were in Athens between 24 March and 03 April 2024 and went on three excursions with Key Tours. All three were excellent and the guides in particular were...

Julie G.

September 17th, 2023
We loved our guide, Catarina,! She was enthusiastic and fun and was great navigating all of us through the crowds at the Acropolis. She was very accommodating...


April 26th, 2023
I did two tours. Delphi and Athens. Both were well-organised and relaxing. The guides were interesting and gave clients opportunities to wander around at their own pace .


February 18th, 2023
Our tour guide was very pleasant and interactive. We enjoyed learning about the Greek history among seeing the breathtaking views of Athens

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