Athens Private Tour: Parthenon & Acropolis Museum Half Day City Tour

Starting Time
5 hours
Starting point
Free Cancellation
Free Cancellation

  • Explore at your own pace the UNSESCO-listed Acropolis
  • Visit Acropolis Museum, full of art & masterpieces
  • Guided private tour led by professional expert guide
  • Marvel at Panathinaiko stadium alongside with other impressive monuments
  • Pass by the colorful Evzone Guards outside the Greek Parliament

Take a private tour of the ancient city of Athens with a personal expert guide. Visit the UNESCO-listed Acropolis, icon of Athens perched on its plateau and the Acropolis museum, full of art and masterpieces which adorned the temples.

Following a hotel pick-up by luxury air conditioned vehicle, head to Panathinaiko Stadium, cradle of the first modern Olympic games, which took place in 1896. Pass by the Greek Parliament in the former Royal Palace of Syntagma Square and watch the fanciful Evzoni Guards in their amber tunics. Continue to the stately Zappion Conference Center in the National Gardens of Greece. Proceed passing by the Roman Temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian's Arc and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, guarded by more Evzones.

After passing by the handsome Numismatic Museum at Schlieman's House, the Catholic Cathedral and the Athens Neoclassical trilogy, you finally reach the impressive Acropolis. Visit the monumental marble gates of the Propylae, the Temples of Athena, Nike and Parthenon. See the famous Porch of Maidens at the Temple of Erectheion.

Continue with a pleasant short walk past Herodion and Dionysos Theater, in order to visit the daring new Acropolis Museum. Home to a multitude of archaeological finds from the Acropolis, major attractions include votives, artifacts of everyday life, archaic statues, Caryatids and the Parthenon hall with displays from the pediments, the metopes and the frieze. Your private tour finishes with a drop off service to your hotel. 

  • Transportation by luxury air conditioned vehicle
  • Professional & licensed guide
  • Athens centrally located hotel pick up/drop-off service
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)

Transportation: Deluxe Mercedes Taxi for 1 to 3 pax, and Deluxe Mini Van/Bus for 4 to 14 pax.

Guide: English or Italian or French.

For other languages as well as for bookings on Sunday extra fees will apply.


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


8 Reviews


December 10th, 2022
Do not hesitate to book this tour! We had the best day of our three week vacation because of this tour. Dominic was a delight! He explained architecture,...

Jerry O

May 28th, 2018
We are so happy that we selected Key and were matched with Martina. She was so knowledgeable and thoughtful. Her passion for Greece and its amazing history...


November 24th, 2014
The tour was very interesting and our guide Sofia was fantastic!!!!


October 23rd, 2014
We had the best experience ever!!! Thanks to the guide and to the greek monuments!!! The best museum is in Athens!!!!


May 21st, 2014
We usually take walking tour when we are visiting a big city. Walking tour in Athens was very interesting. Our tour guide Maria was knowledgeable, presented a...

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