Ancient Athens: Acropolis Hill, Kerameikos, Ancient Agora, Roman Agora, Hadrian Arch, Temple of Zeus

 

Practical Info

Duration:

full day 8 hours / half day tailored made upon request

Walking Pace:

Easy *small ascending slope and slippery surfaces

Languages:

English/Greek

When:

Every day 8 am to 6 pm (with a two hour lunch break )

Group size:

Up to 6 people

Prices:

per person: 249 €

Notes

Let's explore the possibilities of photography together!
PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A PHOTO WORKSHOP TOUR RUN BY PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER. NOT A GUIDED TOUR FROM A LICENSED GUIDE.
Meeting point:
Acropolis metro station on the top of the staircase (Makrigianni exit)
Equipment:
Digital or analog camera, dslr or mirrorless, compact cameras or simply your mobile phone    
*If you wish to photograph people you may have to ask for their permission to have their picture taken. If you feel a bit shy talking to people we coudl do teh talking for you. Photographing infants and kids is not allowed without the parents’ concession.
*The photographer will review your images during the tour and will get feedback and suggestions.

Highlights

  • Explore the most fascinating ancient sites of Athens from a photography perspective
  • A walk through Athens multi layered history with your camera
  • Learn photography while experiencing some of the most iconic monuments of Western world
  • Explore different angles, learn composition tips and ways to capture tourist points of interest
  • Keep as a memento of your visit, your stunning images of archeological sites

What to expect

A magnificent experience of ancient Athens! We will start our day by strolling up the Acropolis hill, while stopping at plenty of spots to discuss photography tips and image composition. From Acropolis Hill through Dionysiou Areopagitou and Ermou street we will walk to Kerameikos. Kerameikos is the ancient cemetery of the city and one of the most beautiful but least visited archeological sites in downtown Athens. There you can admire the Sacred Gate, where pilgrims from Eleusis used to cross to and from the site though the Sacred road. From Kerameikos we will walk to Agora (Ancient and Roman) beneath the northwest slope of Acropolis, where we can admire some iconic sites like the Hephaestus Temple, Stoa of Attalus, Gate of Athena Archegetis, Tower of the Winds etc. We will finish up our tour by photographing Hadrian Arch and Temple of Zeus one of the most important remains of the ancient city, dedicated to Olympian Zeus. By the end of the day you will have-under our suggestions- a variety of well-composed pictures, to take away with you, from the most important Athenian landmarks. Note: There will be a two hours break before visiting Roman Agora, so you can have lunch at a place of your choice. Lunch and refreshments are not included in the price
Not included
Lunch and Refreshments Entrance fees to the sites Note: Hotel pick up and drop off on demand please email us

Ancient Athens

249.00

Walk through Athens multi layered history with you camera. Book now Ancient Athens Photography Workshop Tour!

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