See the best of Athens during a morning walking tour filled with surprises & contradictions. Enjoy a half-day tour with an expert guide who will walk you through some of Athens' most historic areas, including Syntagma, Plaka, Anafiotika, Monastiraki.
What to Expect
Meet your group at Syntagma Square and prepare for a memorable excursion brimming with history and culture. See the historical neighborhood of Plaka, with its labyrinthine streets and classical architecture. This district's proximity to the Acropolis gave the nickname "Neighborhood of the Gods."
After exploring the scenic neighborhood of Anafiotika, you will taste a cup of traditional Greek coffee in a local café. Your guide will then share with you a variety of aspects of everyday life in this quiet but culturally rich part of the city.
After a lovely and scenic route where you will have the opportunity to a take many photos, you will reach Dionysiou Aeropagitou street, the “grande promenade” of Athens. Your morning stroll goes on through a hidden shortcut. You’ll have the chance to listen to great stories from Greek mythology and you will see the road where the Panathenaia (the Athens celebration) were held in the past.
Next stop of the tour will be the Roman Market, where you will be informed about the historic importance of this archeological place and admire Adrianos’ impressive library. At this point, you will learn a lot about the great monuments built in that area. Before you realize it, you will then already be at Monastiraki Square, the most crowded and vivid place of the city! Following your local expert, you will walk to the famous Flea Market
The last part of your morning adventure takes you to Psyri, a fashionable and trendy district known for its charming bars, cafes, and live music venues. Learn how the neighborhood's reputation has changed from a dreaded area to a beloved part of the city.
- A 4-hour guided walking tour of Athens
- Traditional Greek coffee at a cozy place
What's Not Included
- Additional food and beverages not listed as inclusion
Know Before You Go
At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place
Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.
• Cancellation more than 5 days prior to scheduled Experience: Full refund, excluding 20% for administrative and credit card fees
• Cancellation 2-4 days prior to scheduled Experience: 50% refund
• Cancellation 24 hours prior to scheduled Experience: No refund
• No show: No refund