The first place that deserves your attention in Athens is certainly the Acropolis overlooking the surrounding valley from a rock. The Acropolis with its beautiful monuments is the universal symbol of civilization and the classical spirit and immediately plunge you into an atmosphere of charm and full of mystery. The Acropolis is the greatest architectural and artistic complex left from Greek civilization to the whole world: a rocky hill where fortunes are important philosophical thoughts and ambitious political strategies. UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987, the Acropolis is located in a raised position with respect to the center of Athens, about 150 meters above sea level. In addition to visiting the archaeological site, it is possible to visit the Acropolis Museum and if you want to stop at the adjoining restaurant to recover energy.