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Best of Athens Walking Tour

Exploring the greatness of Athens.

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Syntagma Square

Start point of the tour

3

approx. duration

4-5

Approximate tour distance

English

Language of the tour

Bicycle route

Created for passing while cycling

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What's tour about

During this amazing fast tour you will see all the most popular sights and experiences the best parts of the city. The combination between the ancient element that you will attend and the current daily life will leave you speechless. You'll learn the most important things about any archeological site you're going to visit but most importantly, you'll have the chance to see the excellent architecture. Only a few moments will needed to understand how big the greatness of the Ancient Greeks was.

Itinerary

- The tour starts at Panathenaic Stadium, aka Kallimarmaro. The stadium was built in 330BC by the Athenian statesman Lycurgus.
- Then, the tour continues with a stop at the Hellenic Parliament. There, if you're lucky, you'll watch the changing of the presidential guards. Absolutely, a thrilling experience!
- You'll be transferred to the Academy of Athens, the biggest research establishment in Greece. Its architecture will charm you.
- Then, have a rest at Syntagma Square. You can eat a local restaurant, if you want to.
- The tour, continues with a visit at the Arch of Hadrian. It was the gate of a town at the center of Athens.
- Finally, the tour will end at the Temple of Olympian Zeus.

Start at Syntagma Square

Author of the tour

Theodore Hello everyone, my name is Theodore. I live in Athens, Greece and I am surrounded by many historic ancient sights and beautiful scenery.

My recognized ability is to be able to communicate with people from many different backgrounds, cultures and countries. I am fluent in Greek and I have an advanced knowledge of the English language.

I deal with tours and transfers for over 10 years and I am working as a professional driver. This is a great opportunity for me to introduce my country's history and culture. To me it's not just a business, it is a way to meet new people.

With me you are going to be able to experience different types of tours such as half day tours, full day tours, multi-day tour and a wine tasting private tour in Athens.

Trust my services and I will do my best to make your trip to Athens a unique travel experience!

I'm also:
-Licensed Travel Agent (by Greek Ministry of Tourism)
-Professional licensed driver in public transportation
-Authorized by US government: Data Universal Numbering System(D-U-N-S): 523544480

Do you want to go on self-guided tour?

Don't be dependent on a guide or a group tour

Take a tour at your own convenience: just go to the starting location specified within the description of the tour. You can start and pause the tour at any time should you want to wander off the guided path and explore on your own

You control the tour

Each tour has built-in maps, so there's no chance for you to get lost. Anytime the weather doesn't cooperate, you can take a break in a nearby cafe. We offer 24/7 online support in your language

All content in your language

Interactive tours are filled with stories from local residents, audio guides, video clips, riddles and augmented reality – you will have a great time!

The most creative and experienced travel experts around the world make tours for you. It will show the city from the local point of view

Turn your journey into an adventure through secret courtyards and breathtaking views. You can explore the city on your own and take breaks any time.

Popular questions answered

How self-guided tours work?
The app will be your personal guide. With help of GPS the app will guide you along the route, show authentic places and tell stories about it. In some tours you will find simple quizes to get learn about the city like in game.
What is different from a guided tour or guidebook?
Unlike a guided tour, you do not depend on anyone. You can pause or go from the route and stop for an aperol at the bar. This is not just a list of places with descriptions, but a well-prepared route with interactive content that make you to interact with the city.
Do I need the internet?
No, the tour is downloaded to the app and works offline. It stays with you even after you finish it, so you can share your impressions with friends.
When can I start a tour?
The tour can be started at any time after purchase, it remains with you forever
Why is it cheaper than a regular tour?
You pay for the whole tour, not the person. Travel alone or with up to 5 people using up to two phones.

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