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Athens: Acropolis Entry Ticket with Audio Tour

Activity provider: Key Tours

Athens: Acropolis Entry Ticket with Audio Tour

Activity provider: Key Tours
Likely to sell out Booked 36 times yesterday

From US$ 24.12 per person

Likely to sell out Booked 36 times yesterday

Skip the ticket line at the Acropolis of Athens with a pre-booked ticket sent to your phone. Explore the site at your own pace with a self-guided audio tour, see significant monuments, and marvel at the UNESCO-listed Parthenon Temple.

About this ticket

Cancellation policy
This activity is non-refundable.
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Valid 1 day
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Skip the ticket line
Audio guide included


  • Benefit from skip-the-ticket-line entry with a pre-booked ticket sent to you by email
  • Explore a landmark of western civilization at your own pace
  • Enjoy a self-guided audio tour and take a deep dive into the Acropolis' history
  • Pick up insights from the audio guide created and narrated by professionals
  • Walk into the Theater of Dionysus and see the UNESCO-listed Parthenon Temple
Full description

Visit the Acropolis, perhaps Greece's most important landmark and one of the world's most-visited sites. Book this skip-the-ticket-line ticket to avoid the long wait at the ticket office. Get the most out of the experience with a self-guided audio tour and uncover the history of the city.

Receive your e-ticket by email, check your voucher for the redemption code for your audio tour and go directly to the South Entrance, close to the Acropolis metro station. Download the mobile app and scan your ticket at the ticket-validating machines at the entrance.

Put on your headphones and your experience begins. Listen as professional, licensed guides, and experts on storytelling present you with historical information and narrate original handpicked stories. Take as much time as you need. Walk into the Theater of Dionysus and then, see the UNESCO-listed Parthenon Temple, which is dedicated to Athena, the goddess of wisdom and war. Visit the Propylaea, the temple of Athena Nike, Erechtheion, and see the Odeon of Herodes Atticus.

Wander around all sides of the hill and get some marvelous views of the capital of Greece. See the surrounding mountains and the blue Aegean sea which surrounds Athens. 

  • Entry ticket sent to your phone
  • Skip-the-ticket-line service
  • A self-guided audio tour of the Acropolis of Athens in English
  • Booking and administration fees
  • Option for reduced-price admission
  • Hotel transfer
  • Live guide
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Go directly to the entrance of the Acropolis and show the ticket (printed or on your phone) at the validating machines.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Water

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This is only a regular-priced ticket and people of all ages can use it to enter
  • This offer includes only the regular adult-price ticket and people of all ages can use it to enter, paying the full price. Infants aged 0-5 years and EU citizens aged from 6-24 years old can enter with a reduced price ticket. To use this offer, go to the ticket booth to get a special printed ticket
  • Please be prepared to walk uphill on uneven and slippery surfaces and spend at least 2 hours on-site
  • There might be days, during the low season, with no queue at the ticket lines
  • Acropolis opening hours are as follows:
  • April 1 to September 15 daily from 8:00 AM-8:00 PM. Last admission is 7:30 PM
  • September 16 to September 30 daily from 8:00 AM-7:00 PM. Last admission is at 6:30 PM
  • October 1 to October 31 daily from 8:00 AM-6:00 PM. Last admission is at 5:30 PM
  • November 1 to March 8 daily from 8:00 AM-5:00 PM. Last admission is at 4:30 PM
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 353 reviews

Review summary

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This ticket allowed me to get the pass on my phone and skip the ticket queue so I could walk in when it opened on a hot Athens day and see everything before it got busy and really hot. Other online tickets make you get the paper version when you arrive so you still have to line up at the ticket booth. The best way to see the acropolis for solo travellers IMO is to download an audio tour (I highly recommend Rick Steve's which goes for around an hour). Loved this glimpse into history, an absolute must if you only do one thing in Athens.

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August 9, 2022

used to visit the Acropolis of Athens. the application works well and the content is quite interesting and entertaining. the only drawback is linked to the incomplete precision of the position that interrupts the narrative in progress to propose that of contiguous untrue positions. however the manual menu works fine. thank you

July 18, 2022

Obviously, this is an icon location that you will love seeing! You aren't allowed any food or drink besides water and I would recommend a lot of water. It was so hot! Definitely worth making sure you are well hydrated. Also worth mentioning, skip the line tickets means skip waiting in line on location to purchase tickets. There is a line that everyone has to wait in for entry to site regardless of "skip the line" just thought I would mention since we were a little confused about that!

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July 1, 2022

Product ID: 331161