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Visiting Acropolis - The Parthenon

Yes, despite the election, this ancient site was opened. Acropolis is the most important ancient site not only to the Greeks but also to the Western world. It is a city that marked the human civilization and democracy.

 

The most prominent building in Acropolis is the Parthenon. It was built in dedication to the goddess of power and prestige of the city , Athena. It was built on the highest site of Acropolis and can almost visible everywhere in Athens.

 

Entrance is Euro12 and the ticket is valid to 6 other sites around Acropolis. It takes about 4 - 6 hours to go around Acropolis and starting the visit early is advisable.

 

Location : Acropolis, Athens - Greece

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Uploaded on November 18, 2010