Guided tour

Athens: Guided Urban Street-Art Tour

Activity provider: Truevoyagers
Guided tour

Athens: Guided Urban Street-Art Tour

Activity provider: Truevoyagers
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From US$ 42.89 per person

Likely to sell out

Explore the urban culture of Athens as you visit the best murals and the work of the city's most famous street artists. This is the perfect introduction to the surprising and bustling street-art scene of Athens.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Greek
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Explore cool streets and neighborhoods of Athens
  • Choose a different and unique way to see another side of the city
  • Learn about the social, political and financial situation of Greece through its street art
  • Get off the beaten path and see Athens from a different perspective
Full description
Throughout this hip tour, you will be introduced to the local street art scene, getting to know some of the best graffiti in Athens. As you stroll around, learn how the socio-economical factors and the crisis have affected the urban culture and the local artists. See a lot of street art which is connected to both the past and current situation, and understand how many of the artists were affected, and what each work represents. During this tour, you will have the opportunity to explore various districts of Athens and mingle with the locals. Visit some of the most up-and-coming-areas, as well as some of the underground neighborhoods of Athens. Your expert guide on street art will guide you through small alleys and hidden courtyards, throughout the center of Athens. During this activity, also learn how to decode the messages, drawings and images you will find on your way.
  • English-speaking guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

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I recently had the pleasure of joining Penelope's guided street art tour in Athens and it was an incredible experience. Penelope is extremely knowledgeable about the city's art scene and her passion for street art was contagious. The tour started with an introduction to the history of street art and its importance in contemporary culture. Penelope then led us through the streets of Athens, pointing out and explaining the different pieces of art we encountered along the way. I particularly enjoyed how Penelope encouraged us to engage with the art and ask questions. She provided us with fascinating insights into the artists' backgrounds and the meaning behind their work. What made the tour truly special was Penelope's personal stories and experiences with street art in Athens. It added a personal touch to the tour and made it feel even more immersive. Overall, I would highly recommend Penelope's guided street art tour to anyone interested in art or wanting to learn more about Athens'

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March 19, 2023

This tour was fantastic! Over two hours, we saw multiple examples of incredible street art from both Greek and international artists across a few neighborhoods in Athens. Our guide Pascal was excellent and knowledgeable, explaining the story behind each piece and giving us a rich cultural tour of the city in the process. Highly recommended!

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January 20, 2023

You must book this! Athens is full of street art and graffiti, and to really understand it you need context and someone with knowledge. Our guide Penelope was excellent. So knowledgeable and easy to get along with. She had so much time for us and her passion was obvious and really added to the experience. We ended up going over the allocated time, Penelope was so passionate about showing us the beauty and complexity of the city, Brilliant tour, excellent tour guide 100/10

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October 25, 2022

Product ID: 222132