This site uses cookies to improve your experience and the quality of our services. By using this site you agree to its use of cookies. More information Hide

Acropolis

Need a hotel nearby?

Sponsored links

Routes nearby

Places of Interest nearby

Matched content

Hotels nearby

Restaurants nearby

Sponsored links

🔎
Monument
Location type: Monument
Number of texts: 6
5 stars
Made by Historvius | Reference Historvius.com
Made by Historvius | Reference Historvius.com

The Acropolis is one of the most recognisable historic sites in the world and remains an inspirational monument to the achievements of Ancient Greek civilisation. Standing tall above the Greek city of Athens, the Acropolis contains a number of buildings and monuments from Greek Antiquity, including the Parthenon, the Erechtheion, the Propylaia and the temple of Athena Nike. The Acropolis is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Linked themes: History, World heritage

Classify this POI
Link to route

More information

Made by Dromos | Reference Pascal Brackman
Made by Dromos

The relationship between high heels and ancient monuments can be found on the Acropolis of Athens. The Greek culture minister, Antonis Samaras, banned all high heels in May 2009 because the ancient marble stones of the Acroplis get damaged. It was not so with to use this kind of shoes here anyway!

Linked characteristics: Did you know...
Linked themes: Archeology

Classify this POI
Link to route

Made by Dromos
Made by Dromos

The Acropolis gives you a glimpse of what kind of super-city Athens must have been in the past. Check out the YouTube video to get a good impression.

Classify this POI
Link to route

Made by Dromos
Made by Dromos

Explore the acropolis of Athens in an interactive way (click the More info link below)

Classify this POI
Link to route

Comments

Add comment