Athens: City & Streets Tour

Athens: City & Streets Tour

From $69.30 per person

Explore the birthplace of European culture with this relaxing 2-hour walking tour of Athens. Join a specialist local guide on a stroll through the historic center, past many of the city's cultural and architectural highlights.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Private group available


  • Explore the historic Plaka neighbourhood
  • Be immersed in the aromas of the market at Monastiraki
  • See the changing of the guard at the Parliament House
  • Learn how to navigate the city so you can explore independently throughout your trip
Full description
Immerse yourself in Athens’s atmospheric street life, exploring the historic neighborhoods around the Acropolis and picturesque Plaka district. Discover architectural and cultural highlights and find hidden nooks and treats known only to locals. See Syntagma station and the changing of the guards at the Parliament House. Stimulate the senses at Monastiraki's famous markets, where the aromas of fresh Greek food permeate the hustle and bustle. Marvel at the architectural wonders of the ancient world, and the winding streets steeped in history. Be sure to delve into your guide’s vast knowledge of Greek history and mythology, as well as great food recommendations and other local tips!
  • Walking tour with a professional local guide
  • Shared group tour or private tour (depending on option booked)
  • Entrance to museums or ticketed sites
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to and from the meeting point
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

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Important information

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  • This tour does not go into any museums or ticketed ancient sites
  • Maximum of 8 people on the tour
Customer reviews

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Very good guide!

July 22, 2019

Very nice tour to get an overview of the old town, Maria was very nice and gave us a lot of insider tips.

May 18, 2019

Excellent tour of the city's historic neighborhoods! In addition to the historical background, tips were given for further personal explorations so that an entertaining city tour resulted, which was also enriched by the likeable nature of the tour guide.

December 30, 2018

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