Athens Highlights Walking Tour

Morning walk through historic neighborhoods
Duration:
Half Day (4 hours) every Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday
Destinations:
Traditional Greek door in Athens
per person 49

See the best of Athens during a 4-hour experience that’s filled with surprises and contradictions. Enjoy a small-group half-day tour with an expert guide that consists of a walk through some of the city’s most historic neighborhoods, including Syntagma, Plaka, Anafiotika, Monastiraki and Psyrri. Ideal for first-time visitors.

Available every Tuesday. Thursday and Sunday at 10:00 am in groups of up to 12 people. For a private tour or a different day, please send us a request.

49€ per person

  • A different pricing policy applies in private tours. Please, send us a request.

Rise and shine early and join is for an unforgettable walk under the fresh morning sky. You will meet out energetic local guide at Syntagma Square and this is where a walk full of fascinating insights into Athens History, Mythology and the city getting-arounds kicks off!

Watch the “Evzones” outside the Greek Parliament building and take a look around the historic area of Syntagma Square. Wander around the flagstone pathways of the island-like area of Plaka to discover some hidden gems – iconic cafes and small shops.

Discover a roman house underneath our feet and listen to peculiar stories from Greek Mythology, while you walk by ancient monuments like the Roman Market and Hadrian’s Library. Find out about the hidden alley that famous Greek festivities – Panathenaia – used to take place to honor goddess Athena and stroll around the most beautiful buildings of the city.

Our walk will lead you towards the buzzing Monastiraki, where you will check out the popular flea market full of multi-colored shops. We will finish up our Athens walking tour in the alternative and colored-by-street-art area of Psirri and you will be incited to make an important choice: Greek pastry of Greek food and wine? Whatever floats your boat!

  • A 4-hour morning walk with a licensed local guide
  • All taxes

Not included:

  • Personal expenses
  • Customary tips to your drivers, guides and escorts
  • The tour is available in English for organized tours and in other languages on request for private tours.
  • The walking tour is child friendly and at a moderate pace, making it pleasant and suitable for all ages.
  • The meeting point is in front of the fountain at Syntagma Square.A pick-up from your hotel can be arranged on request at extra cost.
  • The organized tours are for groups of up to 12 people. For larger groups, please send us a request.
  • The minimum number of total participants for the organized tours to be implemented is 2 people. For private tours, there is no minimun number of participants.
  • We suggest you arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the tour begins, in order to avoid any delays, to get to know your local guide and the rest of the group and make the most out of your tour.
  • Tour will not be implemented at the following dates of 2017: April 16, August 15, December 26.