Private Tour: Alternative Athens City Walk

4 hours
Pick-up offered
Free cancellation
2 - 15
Mobile ticket


Discover the historical city of Athens by foot on this private 4-hour walking tour. Get up close to top landmarks, ancient ruins and royal palaces. Then, step off the well-trodden tourist path to explore bustling markets, modern city sights and other local hotspots. Feel as though you’re flipping through a real-life history book as you walk around diverse, history-rich neighborhoods, and uncover the city’s long and storied past through your private guide’s eye-opening commentary.


  • Hotel pickup (if hotel in historic city center, please contact us)
  • Private guide
  • City map

What to expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Plateia Syntagmatos, Leoforos Vassilissis Amalias, Athens 105 63 Greece


Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Central Market, Athinas 42, Athens 999-20 Greece


Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Monastiraki, Athens Greece

Monastiraki square

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Psirri, Athens Greece


Duration: 30 minutes

Additional information

  • Children up to 5 are free of charge
  • Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes
  • Please contact us if you wish to schedule a different departure time
  • If your hotel is located within the historic center of Athens and you prefer meeting your guide at your hotel instead of the meeting point, you need to contact us up to 24 hours prior to your tour so that we arrange accordingly.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.
April 2019

My husband & I were thrilled to do this amazing Walking Tour with our Exceptional Guide Andreas who has so much knowledge , is dedicated & held the attention of the group constantly. We learnt so much & visited areas where the large group tours would not go. We were so impressed by Andreas & his ...

January 2019

We did the Alternative Athens tour with Tania and she was nice, polite and a very good ambassador of her hometown and country. With her, we had the chance to learn a lot not only about the history and evolution of the city, but also about Greek traditions around Christmas celebrations. At the end...

October 2023

Visite magnifique des différents quartiers d’Athènes! Notre guide Léo a été sensationnel et d'une gentillesse exceptionnelle et ce tout au long des 4h de visite! Cela nous a permis de découvrir les quartiers moins touristiques d’Athènes qui font la beauté de cette ville! Nous avons découvert l'hi...

October 2023

Avec le guide Leo nous avons visité les différents quartiers d'Athènes: ses explications variées (historiques, architecturales, de la vie sociales , etc) et sa gentillesses ont enchanté tout le groupe. Nous n'avons que des recommandations positives à faire

July 2023

Super expérience. Je recommande vivement. J’ai adoré découvrir tous ces quartiers d’Athènes grâce à notre guide Josephine qui avait plein d’histoires à nous raconter sur chaque quartier. J’ai fait la visite avec ma nièce de 11 ans qui a beaucoup aimé. Sans cette visite, je serai passée à côté d...

June 2023

Très belle excursion des quartiers d'Athènes, du plus luxueux au plus populaire. Au travers des découvertes de chaque rue, Joséphine nous fait partager sa passion pour l'archéologie. Elle nous montre un côté d'Athènes que nous n'avions pas encore découvert. Merci à Joséphine pour ces bons moments...

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