The Best Parthenon Tours

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The best Parthenon temple guided tours.

Unravel the ancient secrets by going on the Parthenon tour

The unforgettable experience of Ancient Greece

The best Parthenon tours are waiting for you!

Should You book a Parthenon tour?

Different Parthenon tours are available to you every day, all year round. You only need to choose the Parthenon tour that best suits your wishes and needs. By booking your Parthenon tour in advance, you will have the chance to properly organize your time in Athens and have more time to explore Greece's capital. That is why we have put together the best Parthenon tours that you will, without a doubt, enjoy. A guided tour of the Parthenon will provide you with a better understanding of this magnificent ancient monument, its architecture, history, and impotence. You should book a Parthenon tour because you will save time by booking your Parthenon tour in advance. On your guided Parthenon tour, you'll get a better understanding of why the Parthenon temple is so important and famous.

We have curated the best Parthenon tours for you!

It can be pretty stressful and challenging picking out the suitable Parthenon tour for you out of many options out there. That's why we have selected the best Parthenon tours out there for you. Find the Parthenon tour best suited for you and have a care-free visit to the Parthenon temple.
Parthenon tour groups are small to make your experience the best it could be. This way, you will be able to ask your Parthenon tour guide questions, and they will have time to answer all of them. Once you book your Parthenon tour, come prepared! Bring water with you and wear comfortable hiking shoes to the tour. Book your guided tour online and embark on an exploration of the ancient temple of the goddess Athena on your tour of the Parthenon.

Experience more of Greece history by going on a guided Parthenon tour!

Soak in the view of almost all of Athens from the Acropolis hill during your Parthenon tour. A Guided Parthenon Tour will allow you to learn more about ancient Greek history, and it will make your visit to the Acropolis even more memorable.

Recommended Parthenon Tours

We have put together the best Parthenon tours for you. With many options available for visiting and touring both the Acropolis of Athens and the Parthenon temple, we picked the best Parthenon tours, so you can easily decide on the one that is just right for you and your wishes. This way, you will have an enjoyable and carefree visit to the Parthenon.

All of the Acropolis and Parthenon tours include a skip-the-line enter ticket.

Prices and Overview

You can read more about our selected Parthenon tour after the price overview.

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Parthenon Temple Tour English / Greek / German € 62 /per person Buy Now
Acropolis Guided Walking Tour English € 47 /per person Buy Now
Athens Mythology Tour English / French € 69 /per person Buy Now
Acropolis Museum Tour English € 79 /per person Buy Now
Athens Electric Bike Night Tour Dutch / English / French / Italian / Spanish € 47 /per person Buy Now
Acropolis History Private Tour English € 63 /per person Buy Now
Highlights of Athens Tour English € 45 /per person Buy Now

6 Hand-picked Acropolis and Parthenon tours

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From € 62

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Parthenon Temple Tour

See the most famous monuments of Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, with this skip the line tour. On this private or shared tour discover fascinating ancient Greek myths.

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From € 47

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Acropolis Guided Walking Tour

On this 1.5-hour walking tour of the Athens Acropolis explore the fascinating world of ancient Greece. Let your expert guide take you through UNESCO-listed archaeological site, and at the end of the tour enjoy your free time and explore the summit.

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From € 47

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View of Acropolis at Night

Athens Electric Bike Night Tour

Explore Athens at night and avoid crowds while you ride an electronic bike. On this tour you'll be able to visit the Hill of Nymphs and witness an amazing view of the Acropolis.

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From € 69

English / French
Parthenon statues

Athens Mythology Tour

In this 4-hour tour learn all about Athens’ most important sites and the myths behind them. On the tour you will visit the Temple of Zeus, the Ancient Agora, and the majestic Acropolis.

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From € 63

Acropolis private tour

Acropolis History Private Tour

Take this customizable, private walking tour and explore the Acropolis landmarks. Visit the new Acropolis Museum and enjoy a personalized tour of the monuments of Athens.

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From € 79

Acropolis museum at night

Acropolis Museum Tour

In this tour you will be guided by an archaeologist that will tell you tales about Ancient Greece that will bring it to life. You will visit landmarks and monuments scattered around the Acropolis and the magnificent Acropolis museum.

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Why you should book your Parthenon tour with GetYourGuide

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Get to know and explore the most famous historical and cultural sites of Athens's monuments and sites by booking a guided tour!

Guided Parthenon tour to get a better insight into the Parthenon is definitely worth it!

FAQ - Parthenon Tours

How long does a Parthenon tour take?

A tour of the Parthenon temple takes around 30 minutes. But if you want to learn a bit more about its history, it can take even longer.

Can you tour the Parthenon on your own?

You can buy a ticket and see the Parthenon on your own, but in order to get a better understanding of how impressive the Parthenon truly is, we recommend booking a Parthenon tour. Your tour guide will make the Parthenon sightseeing more exciting and memorable. You will also learn some interesting facts about the Parthenon and Acropolis - which is a big plus. One important thing to remember is - you can not enter the Parthenon because of its fragile state. But don't worry, you can explore it from the outside and take many amazing photos of this ancient monument.

How much does a Parthenon tour cost?

The prices of Parthenon tours vary from 30€ up to 100€ per person. But keep in mind you are not only going to be taking a Parthenon tour. You are booking an Acropolis of Athens tour. So you will get a fully guided tour of the many monuments and ancient ruins located on the Acropolis hill.

When can I book the Parthenon tour?

Parthenon tours are available all year round. The Acropolis of Athens, and therefore the Parthenon, are closed on January 1st, March 25th, Easter Sunday, and December 25th and 26th. .

Explore/discover Parthenon at your own pace!

Embark on an adventure of exploring the Acropolis and the Parthenon. Book an audio guide tour of the Parthenon and take as much time as you want to explore the ancient Greek monuments.

Good To Know

You are not allowed to enter the Parthenon temple because the ruin is in a delicate state. But you can look at the beauty of this Greek monument from the outside. You can also take many pictures to keep as a memory of your visit.
The stone on the Acropolis of Athens and around the Parthenon is ancient, worn down, and slippery, so we recommend you wear a comfortable pair of hiking shoes to prevent getting hurt.
There are on-site toilets at Acropolis hill.
There is no place to buy refreshments or drinks on the Acropolis. We recommend you take at least a bottle of water with you.
When going on a Parthenon tour, you should bring only the essentials with you. You will need to leave larger bags and backpacks at the entrance during your visit to the Parthenon.
Schedule your visit to the Parthenon. We recommend booking your Acropolis and Parthenon tour online and in advance to plan your visit correctly.