Perfect for travelers seeking an alternative sightseeing experience, this 3-hour Athens sightseeing tour reveals the city’s highlights and hidden gems. Alongside your guide, you’ll stroll down secluded alleys and over ancient roads and tick off top Athens attractions including the Acropolis, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Uncover the best souvenir shops and local haunts, and sample a traditional Greek sweet in a café. On this small-group tour, limited to 12 people, you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide.
Your walking tour begins at Syntagma Square, where you’ll greet your guide and begin your alternative sightseeing experience of Athens. As you follow in the footsteps of ancient philosophers and conquerors, you’ll gain local insight into the culture and history of the ancient Greek capital.
Visit iconic attractions including the Acropolis, one of the world’s most instantly recognizable landmarks, and gaze upon the Temple of Olympian Zeus. See, too, the Panathenaic Stadium, the site upon which the first-ever Olympic games occurred, and take a secretive route to the Temple of the Unknown Soldier.
Finally, you’ll take a break from the daytime heat and enjoy a traditional Greek sweet in a café favored by locals. Learn of nearby artisan souvenir shops and then bid your guide farewell at Monastiraki metro station.