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  • Athens: Hidden Athens Private 3-Hour Walking Tour

    1. Athens: Hidden Athens Private 3-Hour Walking Tour

    Get off the usual tourist trail on a 3-hour walking tour that goes beyond the historic sights of Athens. Meet your guide at Syntagma Square, and wander down streets that reveal a rich history with every step. Walk the more hidden routes towards the Parliament building, and learn its history as you look at the guard in front of the Monument to the Unknown Soldier. See the ancient ruins of the National Garden, and continue to the Zappeion Exhibition Hall and Zappeion Garden. Go to the Panathenaic Stadium (also known as the Kallimarmaron) to see the home of the first modern Olympic Games, held in 1896. Continue past the Temple of Zeus, Hadrian’s Arc, and the Theater of Dionysos, Herodus Atticus Odeon, and Areios Pagos on the southern slopes of the Acropolis. Follow ancient streets through the Plaka area to Anafiotika, a hidden island inside the city of Athens. Stop for refreshments, and ...

  • Athens: Agora, Plaka & Monastiraki Private Tour

    2. Athens: Agora, Plaka & Monastiraki Private Tour

    Meet your expert private guide in Syntagma square and start your tour. Walking along Mitropoleos Street, arrive at the Metropolis Athens Cathedral which marks the borders to the Old Town of Athens, the Plaka. Follow your guide through Plaka’s alleys to discover its treasures one by one. See the Roman Forum, the Tower of the Winds, the Metresse, Hadrian’s Library and Tzistarakis Mosque. Continue to Monastiraki Square and to the busy and colorful Flea Market, and Avyssinias square with the antique dealers.  At the Ancient Agora, see where ancient Greeks used to trade and gather to discuss city matters, creating the concept of democracy. See the South Stoa, the Tholos, the Monument of the Eponymous Heroes, the Altar of the Twelve Gods, the Temple of Hephaestus, and much more. Visit the beautiful Agora Museum in the Attalos Stoa, and see a rich selection of artifacts used in the daily life...

  • Athens: Ancient Highlights Guided Tour

    3. Athens: Ancient Highlights Guided Tour

    Discover some of the highlights of Athens on this guided walking tour. Meet your expert guide at the convenient meeting spot and set off through ancient history. You will start at the Acropolis - the landmark of Greece. You will enter the Acropolis and visit the Dionysus Sanctuary and Dionysus Theater, built in the 5th century BC. As you begin to ascend the sacred hill you can see an incredible panorama of Athens. Your guide will give you a detailed explanation of the monuments of the Acropolis such as, the Parthenon, the Erechtheion, the Propylaia, the Nike Temple, the Agrippa Monument and the surrounding monuments. Afterwards enjoy free time for exploring the Acropolis. Next discover the Ancient Agora - the heart of the ancient city. After your Acropolis tour you will have a short break to grab a snack or beverage, as the tour schedule does not include time for a leisurely lunch. You ...

  • Guided Walking Tour in Old Athens, Monastiraki + Plaka

    4. Guided Walking Tour in Old Athens, Monastiraki + Plaka

    Enter a fascinating part of the city and discover with your knowledgeable local guide, its tranquil, picturesque and mystic hidden corners. For a while, forget the city sounds and feel like you're walking through the alleys of a Cycladic island, with a history of over 3,000 years.  Myth and history are intertwined with snapshots from the modern culture of Athens.  The tour begins at the lively, touristy area of Monastiraki Square, where you will discover the Flea Market and lots of souvenir shops at approximately 10:00 AM.  After that, Anafiotika, Plaka’s hidden gem and all its must-see treasures will be revealed to you with the help of your guide, while you experience an unforgettable journey of discovery.  Connect the dots between “yesterday” and “today” by letting your guide unveil unknown parts of history and significant details on historical buildings, beautiful old chape...

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What people are saying about Ancient Agora of Athens

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nice trip.highly recommended

Recommend this trip especially for first time visitors to athens.it gather all in just a bout 3 hours. There is ahighly flixable itinerary to meet your needs.The guide was patient and well oriented to different streets especially in plaka and anafiotika

We had a great time. Walking through Anafiotika was very informative. Nice short tour that gives a great background for Athens in general