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Athens Neighbourhood Small Group Walking Tour

Highlights
  • 4-hour walking tour of Athens
  • Explore one of the oldest cities in the world on foot
  • Learn about Athens’ fascinating history from an in-the-know guide
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Athens Neighbourhood Small Group Walking Tour
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Athens Neighbourhood Small Group Walking Tour
US$53.00
Overview
Uncover Athens’ long history and explore the Greek capital on foot with this half-day walking tour. Feel like you’ve stepped into a real-life history book as you get up close to world-famous landmarks, UNESCO-listed ruins and opulent royal palaces. Then, step off the beaten path to discover busy markets, modern sights and much-loved local spots. Numbers limited to 12 people on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized commentary from the guide.
What to Expect
Your eye-opening walking tour begins when you meet your guide and the rest of the group in central Athens. Discover the secrets of one of the oldest cities in the world with your guide. Learn about Athens’ history, which dates back more than 3,400 years, and about how it has evolved from the birthplace of democracy to a buzzing modern city.
Venture off the beaten path to places that only the locals know about to understand the ever-changing spirit of the city. Visit historic landmarks, iconic neighborhoods where traces of the reign of the Ottoman Empire can still be found and ancient ruins. Follow your guide through bustling markets, around royal palaces and near ancient rivers and tombs.
Learn about the missing link between this city’s ancient past and modern present day. You’ll have a deeper understanding of one of Greece’s best cities when the tour concludes in the Gazi neighborhood, a now-hip area that surrounds the city’s old gas works.
Reviews (21)
1 - 5 of 18 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
The Neighborhoods Walking Tour

Elisabeth was such an ideal tour guide to help us appreciate Athens. We walked for four hours all over the city and the time went by so fast. She was so knowledgeable and smart and she explained things so well. We really wanted to go...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Don’t miss this Tour!!

This is your chance to experience the spirit of modern Athens. We met several fellow tourists who “didn’t like Athens”. We were astonished. I think this tour is the reason. Our eyes opened to this wonderful vibrant city - we loved Athens. Several hours of...More

Thank Drew J
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile
Excellent company. Excellent tour!

I was traveling solo and they needed a minimum number of people to join in order to run the tour. The office staff was incredibly helpful and nice. Even calling me and helping me with local tips despite not being sure if I could join...More

1  Thank CeciliaCy
Reviewed 31 August 2018
Amazing Morning Tour with Laura

My husband and I booked a small group tour of the Neighborhoods of Athens, we lucked out and ended up being the only ones scheduled so it was a private tour after all! Laura, our tour guide was very knowledgeable about the city and it's...More

Thank MK C
Reviewed 28 August 2018
Great morning, interesting facts, brilliant way to see the city - definitely recommend!

I love doing walking tours of cities near the beginning of a holiday, as I find it's a great way to get your bearings and often a very enjoyable activity. We did the neighbourhoods of Athens tour with Andreas after being recommended by a friend....More

Thank zobob92
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