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Athens Free Walking Tour

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Athens Free Walking Tour
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“guide michael”(33 reviews)
“greek history”(94 reviews)
Explore the city that has over 3000 years of history and discover all the facts, myths and secrets that you won't find in your guidebook. Our English-speaking local experts will share their knowledge and passion of the city with you. Get an inside...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Athens 11742, Greece
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All reviews guide michael great introduction greek history meeting point great tips his passion your bearings main sites three hours interesting stories his knowledge historical sites ancient agora acropolis museum george information eva
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend this unique intro to the city; George has a wealth of historical and contemporary knowledge and is enthusiastic to engage and discuss. He was also inclusive, courteous and prompt. All around great experience!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vivian S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Greece is the 30th countries I visited and I was lucky enough to enjoy a three-hour walking tour with George. George is a historian and it was the best walking tour ever. +Educational +Dynamic +Interesting +Full of thoughts and make u think more afterwards +Great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Xuanling Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a great and valuable tour. Michael is the best with the culture and history of Greece. I highly suggest it and for sure Michael. Hope to join again then

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bedrettin G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was struggling to find a historic walking tour that was running at the beginning of December. But thankfully Athens Free Walking Tour was still offering tours. Our guide, Michael, was prompt at the meeting location. He took us by all the major sites in...More

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

Good pace with toni able to tell us any history politics and Greek culture. He understands so much about the importance of Greek science , maths and can put things in an interesting way that is easy to listen to. We loved it. Took us...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sherry R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this tour and our guide Euphrosini was fantastic. She explained to us all the major landmarks we saw, its meaning and context and I learned a lot. But the best part of the tour was when we went to Phinx Hill. This...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LaTere7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked my tour via the Athens free walking tour website. There are several walking tour providers in Athens but I chose this one because of their reviews and simple process. I received an email back within 24hours to confirm my booking for my chosen...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Naz H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great tour with Euphrosyne Yes . Even my Greek friend was impressed! Very interesting tour, guide very well prepared, great alternative trails. Spoiler alert: there are 5 reasons to love the Pnyx hill! Enjoy!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 212olak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I were really disappointed with this tour company who cancelled our tour with two hours notice because it was raining outside. Not a storm, just a drizzle. Completely unprofessional and unnecessary. Thankfully we managed to book in last minute with Athens Free...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic tour! I thought at first we were going to be touring “insignificant” city streets and shops but that was an early orientation. Euphrynstini ( sorry for the spelling!) took us to the best views of significant ruins without having to enter the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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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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7 July 2018|
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Response from Marsaprop | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have two tours a day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Meeting place for us was in front of the National Library of Greece at Vallianeio. You’ll want to bring some water and maybe sunscreen... More
Fran J
28 June 2018|
Response from MATZIK1910 |
Hi Fran, Try google “athens free walking tour” and click “book now”.