Explore the core of Greece and walk its secret paths accompanied by an Athenian. Enjoy a 4 hour private walking tour through the longest pedestrian archaeological park in Europe. Discover the hidden treasures of modern Athens and wander amongst some of the most important landmarks that have influenced Western civilization.
Do not miss the chance to experience a city with a lifespan of more than 3.400 years, creating unique memories that will remain with you forever.
Suggested Starting Time: 9:00 a.m.
What's Not included
* This specific Experience starts from 75,00 € p.p. for a party of eight (8) Travelers. For more information regarding Pricing check the appropriate tab.
** Although our tour does not include entrance to any archeological site, any desired visit can be arranged upon request.
*** In order to meet your needs, each and every tour parameter can be customized in accordance with your requests (i.e. meeting point, pick up and drop off service, starting time etc.). Please feel free to use our inquiry form to express any special requests that you may have in order to have your tour tailored to your wishes.
**** Weather conditions are very important during this type of tour, with temperatures in Athens rising up to and above 40°C (104°F) during the summer and with strong sudden rainfall during the autumn and winter period. Feel free to discuss with us and receive accurate weather information in order to enjoy the best experience possible.
After meeting with a member of the Be a Greek team outside the Acropolis Metro Station (Makrigianni str.) you will enjoy a 4h long walking tour in the heart of Athens, during which you will have the opportunity to appreciate the strong bond between the ancient and the modern parts of the capital of Greece.
After admiring the biggest temple in ancient Greece, the Temple of Olympian Zeus and the Arch of Hadrian, we will then visit the beautiful Zappeion Megaron. Our walk will continue to the Panathenaic Stadium (also known as the Kallimarmaron), the biggest stadium in the world constructed exclusively by marble, followed by the National Garden, where you will be able to relax with your family and enjoy feeding the animals in display.
Walking by the Presidential Palace, we will arrive at the central and most famous square of Athens, Syntagma Square, where, in front of the Hellenic Parliament, you will witness one of the oldest traditions in Greece, the Changing of the Presidential Guard. Passing through the underground archeological exhibition at the Syntagma Metro Station will take us to the famous Ermou Street, the most important commercial road in Athens, which takes its name by the Greek God Hermes (in Greek Ermis), protector of commerce. A brief 30 minute break will follow, offering you the pleasure of tasting a traditional Greek coffee, some tea or another beverage of your liking.
Resuming our walk in the center of Athens, our path leads us to the Metropolitan Cathedral of our city, heading towards the famous Monastiraki District with its Flea Market . The Ancient Roman Agora will be the next stop of our walk, allowing us to admire the Tower of Winds and enter the most folkloristic neighborhood in Athens, the Anafiotika, which is situated just downhill from the Acropolis of Athens, a symbol of architectural perfection and knowledge throughout the last 25 centuries.
After enjoying one of the most beautiful viewpoints in the world, with the entire city of Athens at our feet and the Temple of Athena above us, we will continue towards the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, a stone theatre structure located on the southwest slope of the Acropolis. From here, our path finally will take us in front of the new Acropolis Museum, heading towards the Acropolis Metro Station, where our Tour will be concluded.
* Tour itinerary may change in case of adverse weather conditions.
|Private Tour (Runs every day)|
|Participating Travelers||Price per person (in euro)|
|Private Tour (Runs every day)|
|0 to 4 years||100% (Free of charge)|
|4 to 12 years||40%|
Be advised: Children must be accompanied by at least one adult of legal age (18 years old or over) per group.
|Semi-Private Tour (Runs every Friday)|
|Minimum number of travelers||Price per person (in euro)|
* In order for the semi-private tour to run the minimum number of travelers must be met. In case you have any questions please use our inquiry form.
** The above prices are final (all taxes included). There are no additional costs.