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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Do we enter the Acropolis or, the Acropolis Museum on this Athens free walking tour?

    Athens Free Tour - Official offers, a free overview an ideal introduction orientation of Athens city center, we do not enter inside the Acropolis, any archaeological sites or, museums. If you’re on a tight schedule, be sure to take this under consideration so you have time to visit the most important sites.

  • Where can we buy skip the line Acropolis tickets?

    There are combination tickets and separate ticket sold for all sites and museums.
    You can buy tickets for all the main sites in Greece on the official website of the Greek Ministry of Culture & Sports.

    You may prefer to have the services of an organised tour inside the Acropolis, Acropolis Museum and many other options or, a private tour guide, licensed to operate inside all sites and museums. Please contact us for our local recommendations.

  • Do I need to bring anything?

    Remember to carry a bottle of water some cash for our coffee break. recommend you wear comfortable shoes and to be appropriately prepared for the weather conditions of the season. 

  • Is the free walk tiring?

    Athens Free Tour - Official is designed for all ages and walking capabilities, Our carefully planned tour routes keep us mainly in the shade and avoids over-crowded spots. We have so many sights to stop and see with an average of only five minutes continuous walking between the attractions . Keep in mind, we will also have a coffee/toilet break at around the half way point. 

  • How many are in each group?

    Our team loves to split & manage our groups to an average 20. This creates a more personal, friendly experience where guests can easily ask questions and seek the information that they find relevant.

  • Do I need to make a reservation?

    Reservations are essential to ensure a smooth quantity service. We send an instant updated confirmation take note of meeting location details.

  • Do we need to print the confirmation?

    It is not necessary to print or present a confirmation, all confirmed names go automatically on our tour leaders list.

  • Is there a cancellation policy?

    There is no reservation fee, no cancellation fee, no paper print outs.We only ask, if you cannot attend, it is important to inform us by email.  

  • How long is the orientation walk?

    The total duration is 2.5 - 3 hours.

    Each Tour Leader has the freedom to change Itinerary depending on the weather, of what's going on in the city, the interest of the group, or how fast/slow the group moves.

  • Is Athens a safe city?

    Athens is an extremely safe city with low serious crime rates, like most major European cities recently, we have endured an influx and rise of the pickpocket phenomenon, please be careful of your personal belongings.