This was money very well spent. Our guide Effie (sp) was excellent being an art historian and an archaeologist. Intelligent and informative and engaging. It was fascinating and despite the incredible heat and crowds we remained enthralled. Thank you
Tours and Tickets by Alternative Athens
Discover Athens architecture though ancient Greek gods and heroes on a tour that blends real-world buildings with the stories that inspired them. Your guide will handle navigation, and tell you about ancient Greek society as you stroll through the Acropolis, visit temples dedicated to Zeus and Hephaestus. It’s a great all-ages introduction to ancient Greece and includes many of Athens’ top sites.
To cover maximum culinary ground in minimum time, a food tour is essential. Led by a local guide, this Athens food tour covers all the Greek bases—including no fewer than 10 tastings and a classic “souvlaki” sampler. Traveling on foot in a small group, savor delicacies from honey to olive oil, from pastries to cheese, and discover Greek culture as you do.
Olympic Games Small-Group Workout and Race in Athens
Claim your own moment of Olympic glory during this 2-hour workout session and competition held inside the Panathenaic Stadium. Learn details about how athletes of the past trained, and revisit the events that led to the first ‘modern’ Olympics in 1896. Cap off the trip with a training session in a historic gym and a race held on the main stadium’s hallowed track.
$52.15 per adult
Venture off the tourist trail and discover a different side to Athens on this 3-hour street art walking tour led by a local artist. Explore the city’s colorful local neighborhoods; admire unique graffiti art and murals; and see for yourself why Athens’ bold street art has made a name for itself worldwide. This small-group tour is limited to 12 people, ensuring an authentic local experience.
Athens Bar Hopping Tour
Experience the electric atmosphere of Athens by night on this 3-hour bar-hopping tour. Join your local guide and fellow party-lovers for an evening of Greek-style entertainment and get the inside scoop on the city’s nightlife. Sip cocktails, sample Greek wines and munch on traditional mezes (own expense) as you visit five different bars and clubs, and leave armed with plenty of recommendations on where to drink, dance and dine in the city. This small-group tour has a maximum of 12 participants, ensuring an intimate experience.
$57.94 per adult
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