We love Athens and we love walking in small groups! In this alternative free walking tour, you 'll see Athens through the eyes of a local who loves this city! It is the ultimate tour for those who want to get to know Athens in a fun and exciting way!

Since we are born and raised Athenians by walking with us you will have the chance to get insiders information about life in Ancient Athens and how it has changed over the centuries. You 'll get tips and suggestions about restaurants and bars you should visit if you want to feel the true vibes of modern Athens! This is a free walking tour but if you feel like it was up to your expectation then a tip is much appreciated!

We meet at a very central place in Athens, Syntagma square, and we start our tour by heading towards the most important monuments and places of interest in the City, as described below.

This activity includes:

Syntagma Square - Greek parliament - irodou attikou str - presidential house - panathinaiko stadium - Hadrian’s Arch - plaka - monastiraki - roman agora - Temple of Zeus - Temple of Hephaestus - National Gardens - Maximou mansion - Monument of Lysictates - Famous Mnisikleous stairs - Hadrian's Library - Tower of the winds - Stoa of Attalus - Thiseion - Local expert

    FREETOUR.com Traveler Reviews

  • “Great tour and great tour guide”
      Reviewed on September 16, 2018

    Alex was a great tour guide, very knowñedgeable about the city, and its history and culture, friendly and fun. He also had good recommendations for restaurants and bars and helped to plan the rest of our trip.

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  • “Nice tour”
      Reviewed on September 16, 2018

    Everything was fine!

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  • “Alternative free walking tour of Athens Eureka!”
      Reviewed on September 14, 2018

    The tour we took started at 18.30 which was perfect, particularly temperature wise. Alex met us and took us on a fascinating walk, his knowledge of the history, both ancient and modern was encyclopaedic without being over powering. He’s from Athens so was really useful... read more

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Meeting point

Syntagma square

On arrival

Our meeting point is in Syntagma square outside the metro station in front of the big fountain. You can easily reach Syntagma square using the red and blue metro lines.

Things to note

Wear comfortable shoes, bring a bottle of water and your camera.


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