Come and join us for a family tour of the Acropolis that promises to be truly unforgettable for all family members! You and your loved ones will acquire a real insight into the fascinating tales that surround the world-famous Parthenon temple. Walk with your licensed tour guide along the secret paths of history and take a look back at those moments in time that have left their mark on the sacred rock since around 3,500 BC.
Your knowledgeable, friendly guide will fully engage the kids on this completely unique tour of the Acropolis. You will discover the fabled myths of the Acropolis, the ‘cradle of western civilization’ as many describe it, and all its glorious monuments; gaze in awe at the imposing Parthenon, the Erechtheion, and the Temple of Nike, the ancient Greek goddess of victory.
You guide will tell you all about the battle that took place between Poseidon and Athena over the naming of the city; discover the stories about the first mythical king of Athens and look out for the sacred olive tree that has been the symbol of the ancient city-state for many centuries. Admire the Caryatids, the true Greek maidens who hold up the Erechtheion, and locate the secret place where, according to legend, Zeus smote with his thunderbolt. Every single spot on the hill is interlaced with myths, ancient beasts, mighty heroes and the tales of the Olympian gods.
Would you like to time travel and witness the Acropolis just as it would have been during the glorious Golden Age? Then, make sure you opt for a 3D iPad upgrade and the amazing Acropolis 3D app, perfect for families to see the Acropolis in full color, just as it used to be in ancient Greek times!