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Urban Free Tours

#9 of 342 Tours in Athens
Closed Now: 9:45 AM - 12:45 PM
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Never been in Athens and want to experience it all at once? Or maybe you have been to a few cities, but never been part of the local culture? If you're interested in exploration & like treasure hunting on foot, this is a perfect walking tour for...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Mitropoleos | 39, Mitropoleos Square, Athens 105 56, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to join Urban free tour to have a good general view of Athens, but since the beginning we saw that Vassilis really want to make us feel the city and share with us a very good information. It was much better than we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank mramillete
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was very interesting, we were so lucky to have had Jimmy as our guide and there weren't a question that he couldn't answer. The tour was about three hours long and we walked all around The Acropolis. Jimmy was also good at recommending...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julie T
AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Our team is thrilled to receive such a great feedback! We really want to thank you for taking the time to highly recommend us to other travelers here! Jimmy really enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your tour! Really looking forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide Vesuvius kept us enthralled by his witty and down to earth history of Athens and its historical monuments through out our 3.5 hours of tour by Urban Free Walking Tours. The journey through the old city listening to its past was really an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank J S S
AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We really want to thank you so much for taking the time to share such a wonderful review and support us! Our team and especially Vasilis is so happy to read that you truly enjoyed your tour!! We wish you many happy returns to our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got to know about Urban Free Tours through my hostel and I can see why it's so highly recommended. I took the tour on one of my first few days in Athens and was hosted by the wonderful Vasilis, who led about eight of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank sarahcqy
AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Vasilis and our team are so thrilled to receive such an awesome review! We really want to thank you for taking the time to highly rate and support us! It really means a lot! We totally agree with the fact that Vasilis is a wonderful...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The free walking tour concept is in many major cities. I did several before and this one ranks among the best. Jimmy, our guide has a very outgoing personality with many stories about history, local tradition and his own personal adventure how he moved to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Travellin_Tech
AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, What a great feedback! Jimmy and our team really want to thank you so much for taking the time to perfectly rate and support us! Hope your trip to Athens was pleasant and we definitely looking forward to seeing you again in our beautiful...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vasilis led our tour and I'm not usually a fan of tours, but this may be the best I've ever experienced! He has a zest for life that is contagious and as one of our friends said who referred us to this tour: "he made...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank SpontaneousKL
AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful review! Thank you so much for taking the time to write about us! We really loved to read your opinion about Vasilis as well as we couldn't agree more! We wish you many happy returns to our beautiful city!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a free walking tour in Athens a few days ago. Jimmy was our guide and we give him an excellent review. He was very passionate about Athens history,and knew many details and answered all our questions. Especially the changing of the guards at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rita F
AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We want to thank you so much for taking the time to review our tour and give us a perfect rating! It made Jimmy so glad to read that he delivered such an enjoyable tour! We hope that you'll soon come back to Athens on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been on many walking tours before but none compares to this one. We spent close to four hours with Jimmy as he enriched us with his encyclopedic knowledge of the history and culture of Greece. He is a teacher by profession and no...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NClub
AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jimmy and our team are so thrilled to receive such a wonderful feedback! We want to thank you for taking the time to give us a perfect rating and review our walking tour for other travelers here! We really hope to see you again in...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Found the tour on Facebook and decided to give it a shot. Out of all the tours I’ve been on in random cities this one was by far the best I’ve been on. Jimmy is from another planet, he really knew his stuff and had...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Leon837
AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful review! Thank you so much for taking the time to highly rate and write about us! We really loved to read your opinion about Jimmy as well, we couldn't agree more! We trully wish you many happy returns to our beautiful city!

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Very nice almost-4hour-tour with a great leader and guide, Jimmy. Helpful and fun, he made everyone have a great time while learning and discovering Athens. Highly recommended :)More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rocío R
AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Our team wants to thank you so much for taking the time to give us a perfect rating and for recommending us to other travelers here! It really means a lot! Jimmy is indeed a great guide which has a passion in what he does...More

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LidikoLodge
12 June 2018|
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Response from AngelosUFT | Property representative |
Exactly just like Peter said! Search Urbanfreetours Athens and visit our website or throw us a message on Facebook and make a reservation there! Thank you both!
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Siobhan A
28 March 2018|
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Response from AngelosUFT | Property representative |
Dear Siobhan, thank you for reaching us! We are sorry but currently we only offer only one morning tour starting everyday at 9:45 a.m. from a city central location.
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