Acropolis & Flavors of Athens Tour Combo

The Parthenon
Combine two of Athens' must-do tours by exploring The Acropolis, followed by a food tour through the city's neighborhoods. As the most iconic landmark in Athens, you'll discover the once-powerful Ancient Greek civilization that flourished here thousands of years ago. A guide will give you a local and insider view of the buildings and monuments that sit atop Acropolis Hill and the city's flavors.

You'll start with the ancient Acropolis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, learning about the 5th-century BCE ruins of the rocky hilltop to make sense of what the city once looked like. Your guide will share stories of the country's history, culture, and mythology and take you through important landmarks, such as the Propylaea with the Temple of Athena Nike next to it. At the iconic Parthenon, you'll learn more about Athena, Athens' patron goddess and the protector of the city. Keep walking and discover the sacred Temple of Erechtheion. Your guide will help you understand Athens' heritage and the Ancient Greek's cultural achievements in the Golden Age. 

When finished at the Acropolis, you'll act like a true Athenian and make your way through different neighborhoods while tasting local delicacies. You'll visit hidden gems set in authentic corners of the city; dedicated artisans using recipes passed down by generations; specialized food stores sourcing products from all over Greece; and a vibrant central food market. Learn all about traditional and modern Greek cuisine and the importance of the local food culture.

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