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New Athens Free tour

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On this free Athens walking tour visit the very heart of ancient Athens. A journey through history and mythology. Stroll through the old town of Plaka, past the Acropolis and ancient theater and stadiums. This is were are modern world began
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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82 Ermou | In Monastiraki square by wooden steps near the small church, Athens 105 55, Greece
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had a great time! English George was very friendly and full of good information. He allowed us all to personalize the your and he gave us great recommendations for what to do with our time in Athens

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jessica L
Reviewed yesterday

George was very informative and had a relaxing ease of style. We turned up without having booked but George was brilliantly accommodating. Alongside key historical sites, he takes you off the beaten path to provide incisive information on an excellent hidden baklava shop, a whole...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank A_1234444
Reviewed yesterday

I made a Free-tour with Georgis two weeks ago. He showed us around the ancient buildings around the Akropolis. We had time to see a local shop where tey were selling some Rakomelo.Georgis was always very kind, friendly and helpful. Iwould highly recommend you to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mariyamyam
Reviewed yesterday

Really informative walking tour. Found George really engaging and friendly. Cannot recommend enough.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Kelly was very informative of the historical remains in Athens. The tour itself took in several of the major area in the centre of Athens. Kelly not only described the historical structure but added the factual background and the Greek mythology associated with it. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank U3077WIdavem
Reviewed 6 days ago

George was engaging, knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. I thoroughly recommend doing this tour early in your stay in Athens as it will give you a geographical familiarity and many great ideas of what to do during your time here.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JohnK2596
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

English George made the tour fun and informative. He took us just outside of the paid areas and gave us great info on where our time & money would be best spent with what we were looking to see. After he took us to a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Happiness699737
Reviewed 6 days ago

the tour was amazing and very interesting! We learned a lot of new information about Athens and Greece.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rhubarb_04
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

George took us with a very modest tempo around the small streets of old town Athens. He gave us interesting facts in good portions of walking and talking. I now know what acro, polis and agora means.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ogy_Kovachev
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

British George was just fabulous! The sights seen for free were just as good as paying to go in and his humor and commentary was spot on. Most of us decided to have lunch together after and the recommendation from our guide was again, another...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carrie W
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Monastiraki
Monastiraki is a souvenir-hunting enclave with a
difference. Apart from the dramatic backdrop of the
Acropolis, its network of alleys and pedestrianized
streets surround the remains of both the Greek and
Roman agoras, adding the quaint concept that this is
where the ancients also came to shop. Named after the
tiny monastery church at its center, Monastiraki
Square is a lively spot by day or night, with street
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