Acropolis for Families Tour

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This tour is provided by

Greeking.me

Greeking.me is a creative travel company that takes groups of travelers on highly customized experiences with knowledgeable & fun field experts. Our services include themed and tailor-made tours around Greece, unforgettable culinary experiences like Greek cooking classes, wine tastings and food tours, family-friendly workshops & more.

  • 2 Hours
  • Daily
  • Private Tour

Tour Highlights

Join us for an unforgettable family tour of the Acropolis and gain intriguing insight into the fascinating tales that surround the world-famous Parthenon temple. Follow your family-friendly guide through the secret pathways of history, while keeping your little ones engaged through entertaining puzzles and animated story-telling. Marvel at the famous masterpiece of the Acropolis for a fascinating experience that every family member will enjoy!

 

Highlights

  • Specially-designed educational material for the Acropolis
  • Guided tour to the monuments of the Acropolis Hill, including the Parthenon and the Erechtheion
  • Services of a family-expert licensed guide
  • An engaging experience for the whole family

Follow our expert guide on a unique Acropolis family tour and discover the legendary myths of the ‘cradle of western civilization’! As you walk past the sacred rock, the sights rise up to greet you through revealing stories at every spot encountered. Learn about the Propylaea, the marble gate of the Acropolis, and stand in awe before the Temple of Nike, the goddess of victory in ancient Greece, as your guide keeps your little ones spellbound!

A carefully developed booklet will complement the guide’s story-telling while serving as a source of information that will introduce children to the rich history of the hill. Follow the battle between goddess Athena and Poseidon for the naming of the city; who won and why? Uncover the stories behind the first mythical king of Athens and spot the sacred olive tree that has been a symbol of power for the ancient city-state throughout the centuries. Marvel at the real Greek maidens – Caryatids – that support the Erechtheion and find the secret spot where Zeus stroke his thunderbolt according to the legend! The mythology around the monuments of the Acropolis combined with interesting puzzles and captivating questions included in the booklets will make the little ones stop dead on their tracks!

Do you want to time-travel and see the Acropolis exactly as it was during the glorious Golden Age? Opt for a 3D Acropolis iPad to watch the Parthenon and the surrounding monuments vibrant and colorful, carrying the glory of the past!

We enjoy travelling | We remain safe

  • Our tours are always private or have a maximum capacity of 8 persons
  • Our vehicles are sanitized daily and our transportation is private-only
  • Our guides and drivers are always conscious and provide our guests with masks and sanitizers
  • We encourage the exploration of outdoor sites, monuments and natural landscapes
  • We prefer boutique accommodations that follow all safety protocols
  • We believe in a slow and sustainable way of travel that respects the environment & the local communities

Price Includes

  • A 2-hour guided tour of the Acropolis
  • Specially designed educational material for the kids
  • Services of a family-friendly licensed guide

Price Excludes

  • Entrance fees for the Acropolis (we can pre-purchase skip the line tickets for you)

Know before you go: This is a tour with a licensed expert guide

As we want to offer the best service to our guests, we have carefully selected expert licensed guides to ensure the best experience possible. Our team consists of a group of young professionals of high-expertise in the fields of Archaeology, History or graduates of the official “Greek State School of Tour Guides”. Hence, they are well-trained to share their knowledge with the public in an interesting and fun way. Their academic background works as a springboard immersing you to the wealth of Greek culture and holding your undivided attention for the whole duration of the tour. Despite the aforementioned assets though, it is their enthusiastic character and passion about their field of study that unquestionably guarantees you a memorable tour experience.

What is the spoken language?

The spoken language is English, Spanish, German or French.

What should I bring with me?

Prepare yourselves for an exciting walk and don’t forget your hat, sunglasses and a bottle of water. Wear your most comfortable shoes and bring your camera to capture the most beautiful spots of the tour.

Can you pick us up from our hotel?

A pick-up from your hotel can be arranged, if it is located within walking distance from the Acropolis (10-15 mins). Please let us know during the booking process.

What are the acceptable payment methods?

All services booked through the website of Greeking.me are paid via PayPal or credit card. Once you make your payment, we will issue a voucher & send it to you via email. Please bring it with you on the day of the tour, as proof of purchase.

What happens in case of rain?

Fortunately the weather in Greece is mild and warm for most of the year. In case of rain, though, you will be timely notified about any changes to your scheduled walk.

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