Ancient Akrotiri skip-the-line entrance and audio guided tour
Attractions & guided tours

Ancient Akrotiri skip-the-line entrance and audio guided tour

Based on 2 reviews
Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: Flexible
Do this because
  • Discover Akrotiri, an archeological site known as the Pompeii of the Aegean
  • Explore at your own pace with an audio guide
  • Enjoy a hassle-free visit with skip-the-line entrance to this prehistoric site
  • Marvel at the layout of the prehistoric town, once buried under volcanic ash
What to expect

Don´t miss the opportunity to gain valuable insights into the archaeology of a prehistoric residential space that´s literally been frozen in time. Marvel at the snapshot of life just as it was before its residents fled the fury of the neighboring volcano.

Travel back in time to experience the spine-chilling story of the site of Akrotiri, frozen in time by the eruption of the Santorini volcano. Learn about the affluent residences, known as Xeste, as well as little-known stories and anecdotes about the daily lives of the inhabitants. The content of the tour is the result of in-depth research, concentrated into brief original stories that will make your visit both engaging and educational. The audio tour can be used repeatedly and at any time, before or after your visit. As soon as you receive your ticket by email, you can download the app and audio tour.

Experience the prehistoric site of Akrotiri at your own pace with this skip-the-line e-ticket and captivating self-guided audio tour.

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What's included
  • check Audio-guided tour
  • check Skip-the-line tickets
  • check Downloadable APP
What's not included
  • x_not_included Food and drinks
  • x_not_included Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • x_not_included Individual headset

Akrotiri Archeological Site, Thera, Greece

Meeting point:
Your self-guided audio tour starts at the entrance of the archaeological site of Akrotiri, located south of the modern village that bears the same name. The easiest way to get there is by car or bus. Once at the car park at Akrotiri Red Beach, follow the road that takes you to the archaeological site. The tour ends at Xeste 3, a large building inside the archaeological site. From there, follow the signs to the exit.
What to remember
  • The audio guide is compatible with Android (version 5.0 and later) or iOS smartphones
  • The guide is not compatible with Windows Phones, iPhone 5/5C or older, iPod Touch 5th generation or older, iPad 4th generation or older, iPad Mini 1st generation
  • You will need (100-150 MB) storage space
  • After booking, you´ll get an email with your official e-ticket and further instructions on how to access and download your audio tour. Please remember to check your spam folder
  • Please note that the local tour operator only accepts the official e-ticket which will be emailed to you by the local tour operator
  • Please check the Akrotiri wesbite for opening times
  • Free and reduced admission tickets do not have skip-the-line privileges and can only be acquired at the ticket booth on-site and on presentation of a valid ID
  • Unfortunately, this tour is only available with full price entrance tickets
  • Those eligible for free or reduced entry include EU citizens under the age of 25, children under 5 from non-EU countries, EU citizens over 25 years of age and enrolled in secondary education, and EU citizens over 65
  • Please note that the course of the visit may be modified and special restrictions may be imposed. Visitors must follow site guidelines
  • Please ensure that your smartphone is fully charged and bring your headphones on the day
  • Wearing comfortable shoes is recommended
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

What people say about this experience



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  • Monsterbande

    From United States of America - September 2023

    Travelled as a couple


    18 - 24 years old


    Overall rated


    Skip the line war dem Grunde nach gut, da man so Zeit gespart hat. Die Idee eines Audioguides ist auch gut, jedoch war dieser nicht gut gemacht. Man k ...

  • J&N

    From United States of America -