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Great experience

We had an amazing tour with Thalia. She showed us places we ever would have seen on our own, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nyreev
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A wonderful first day spent with our local guide Sotiris

We came across This is my Athens online by complete chance. And we sure were lucky. We spent our... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
NehaDasgupta
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7 Xenofodos, Athens 105 57, Greece
Plaka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing tour with Thalia. She showed us places we ever would have seen on our own, and gave us great places to explore on our second day on Athens. She was warm, fun, interesting . Took us on a beautiful walk, and...More

Thank Nyreev
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We came across This is my Athens online by complete chance. And we sure were lucky. We spent our first day in Athens with Sotiris Fragidis walking through the beautiful streets and market place. We spent hours with him giving us an extensive background on...More

Thank NehaDasgupta
Reviewed 18 May 2018

I signed up for this tour online before reaching Athens. The website is fairly simple and within 24 hrs matched me with Dmitris (super yay !) and we had exchanged emails on the time and location of our meeting. We met near Monastiraki metro station...More

Thank Sunitha V
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We signed up in the This is My Athens site and boom a local guided tour for Thursday morning uppon arrival. We received and email from them matxhing us with George. We wrote an email to him and told him what we were intrested in...More

Thank Daniela S
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Thanasis met us at the Acropolis Station and took us on a mini adventure that was somehow perfectly tailor made for Jim and me! We knew from the web site it would be special but Thanasis blew us away with his generosity of spirit and...More

Thank alejcisneros
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We spent the better part of an afternoon with Sotiris. I think we were supposed to get a 2 hour tour but it was closer to three and no charge! We walked from our hotel up toward the Acropolis, around the base of the acropolis,...More

Thank Art K
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I have contacted This is Athens to arrange a volunteer guide for my friends whom will be visiting Athens for the first time. From the moment I sent a message to Dimitris he was so welcoming and ready to assist us in any possible way....More

2  Thank Elif B
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This was a great experience for my boyfriend and I - I’d say a must-do if it fits in your schedule! We met Nicole at Monastiraki and spent the next 4 hours (!!) wandering around Athens, checking out all the cool places to eat, and...More

Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We met Marina which is a food expert. She walked us around psiri and the city center to many unique place to buy local food and enjoy the taste of Greece. Some of the place we could never know about without her since we passed...More

2  Thank Idit T
Reviewed 13 November 2017

It was a perfect tour. We couldn't ask for a better guide. Demetris was awesome, he really knew his city well. We requested to experience local scenes and check out places where the locals would hang out, and we found a nice restaurant hidden in...More

1  Thank sypek
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Plaka
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
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Response from NehaDasgupta | Reviewed this property |
Hi ! You’re not supposed to tip the volunteers. We did however take ours out for lunch with us as a thank you ! :) Have an awesome trip !
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