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Athens Stories in the Streets Walking Tour with Local Refreshments provided by Athens Urban Adventures

Athens Stories in the Streets Walking Tour with Local Refreshments

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 10/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Athens Stories in the Streets Walking Tour with Local Refreshments
Our guides and drivers are always conscious and provide our guests with masks and sanitizers. Our tours are always private or have a maximum capacity of 8 persons
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Updated 10/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    ΠΑΝΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΙΟ ΠΛ.2
    Athens 106 79, Greece
    At the exit of Panepistimio metro station (in front of the old building of the University of Athens, on Panepistimiou Street). Find the exact meeting point with what3words: ///pastels.asks.tables
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    The Academy of Athens
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Psirri
    Stop: 85 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Gazi
    Stop: 85 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • You'll end at
    Monastiraki
    Monastiraki, Athina, Greece
    Monastiraki Metro Station
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Important Information
Departure Point
ΠΑΝΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΙΟ ΠΛ.2, Athens 106 79, Greece
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
Monastiraki, Athina, Greece
Inclusions
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Greek coffee
  • Glass of local spirits/wine
  • Local sweet, a "meze" plate (finger food)
Exclusions
  • Additional food and drink
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Gratuities for the guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - The Academy of Athens
  • Entry/Admission - Psirri
  • Entry/Admission - Gazi
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Small group of a maximum of 12 people
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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REDMAN wrote a review Feb 2020
Egaleo, Greece3,549 contributions26,391 helpful votes
Very professionals, kind, understanding and above all, experts on their field! Oh, I've learned so much about my own city... amazing. So many things that we overlook or didn't even notice... These guys transferred us to another dimension!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from purple_indian, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Athens Stories in the Streets Walking Tour with Local Refreshments
Responded 14 Mar 2020
Sunny Smiles and Huge Thanks REDMAN5314, for making the time to drop us a review, but also for being an amazing traveller, adventurous and passionate, as you are!!! At Urban Adventures, we take pride in sharing our city with our guests and give You, your Best Day Ever ! We thrive to create memorable, personal and fun experiences for our guests, as they are considered new friends and fellow travelers. Thank you so much, for finding some time to provide us, with your valuable feedback and reviewing your experience, on our Tourism for all challenge tour and all your valuable info to help us create an even more awesome tour in the future ;) Wishing you safe travels and we hope to see you on an other Urban Adventure soon <3
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Laura R wrote a review Jan 2020
Sydney, Australia6 contributions1 helpful vote
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I loved doing this. My Tour Guide, Vicky, was friendly and kind, and had an excellent knowledge of Athens.... It was more like being with a friend than guide! The tour itself was interesting and entertaining. And a Greek coffee was included. I went during Christmas time,
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from purple_indian, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Athens Stories in the Streets Walking Tour with Local Refreshments
Responded 7 Jan 2020
Happy New Year laurarH5701NC from Athens and Vicky!!! May 2020 Be. The. Best. Year .Ever Thank you so much for writing this lovely review, we are so thrilled to read that you enjoyed your exploration of our city, with our local guide Vicky, she is so passionate about Athens and that was succesfully contagious. We can only wish Safe Travels and may we host you again, sometime soon on your next Urban Adventure in Greece.
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martinaspaas wrote a review Nov 2019
Huntington Beach, California5 contributions1 helpful vote
We met our most knowledgeable, charming tour guide, Vicky, on a beautiful afternoon and began our visit to many wonderful neighborhoods in downtown Athens as the sun set. Vicky is a native of the city who had studied theater and knew the most interesting places to see. At all
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from purple_indian, Guest Relations Manager at Athens Stories in the Streets Walking Tour with Local Refreshments
Responded 17 Nov 2019
Dear martinaspaas, Thank you so much, for finding some time to provide us with your valuable feedback and describing so beautifully your experience on our Bohemian tour, with our mesmerizing Vicky, we are so lucky to have such a multitalented member in our team. We thrive to create memorable experiences for our guests, as they are considered new friends and fellow travelers, so we feel honoured that you had a sample of some Greek Philoxenia and tasted a bit of our food and drink culture, combined with Art and the Athenean lifestyle. Vicky's passion for her city, was then successfully contagious,we are more than thrilled to read, that your experience with Urban Adventures met your expectations and we hope to see you again in Greece in the future, on your next Urban Adventure! Sunny Regards from and the entire team of Urban Adventures! Στο επανιδείν (See you soon)......
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MPR wrote a review Nov 2019
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This trip was the highlight of our mini break in Athens with two teenage boys. We sampled some typical Greek sweet and savoury snacks, learned about different neighbourhoods and best of all, saw lots of amazing street art! Nikoleta was is a great guide, very enthusiastic about
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from purple_indian, Guest Relations Manager at Athens Stories in the Streets Walking Tour with Local Refreshments
Responded 17 Nov 2019
Dear sernameMPR, You can't imagine, how amazing and honoured we feel, reading this review with our Nikoleta, filled with enthusiasm for our city!!! It is very important for us to read, that you and your family got a "flavour" of our city and enjoyed it so much, that you consider it a Highlight visiting Athens. In Greece ,we are passionate about our food and drink culture and always try to share, a bit of our Athenian way of life, (an non touristic hidden venues and street art) with our Guests. Thank you so much, for finding the time for feedback and choosing us, to explore the vibrant life, of the city center's authentic heart. We wish you, Safe Travels and may we see you in Greece and on an Urban Adventure, again in the future.
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Annemarie wrote a review Oct 2019
6 contributions1 helpful vote
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I booked this experience for a group of 5 who wanted to take a different approach of touring through Athens since we had already seen the main sights. We were lucky to have Nikoleta all to ourselves as she guided us through the colorful graffiti covered streets & alleys of
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from purple_indian, Guest Relations Manager at Athens Stories in the Streets Walking Tour with Local Refreshments
Responded 1 Nov 2019
Dear annehar7, We are more than glad to read that your tour was able to please all 5 of you equally and that you would reccomend it as a great way to be introduced in Athens city and all she has to offer , which is more than meets the eye. How great to see that you enjoyed our hand-picked venues and got to meet local vendors and their locally made products. Thank you so much for making the time to share with this lovely review, your experience with Urban Adventures and our AngelIc Nikoleta, we are so honoured to have her as a member of our team, for so many years now! We are so proud of our food and culture and we are excited to share it with our Guests, may we see you again in the future for more Greek Urban Adventures, Philoxenia and flavors! :) From Nikoleta, Athens and Urban Adventures Sunny Regards and Safe Travels <3
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About the operator

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By: Athens Urban Adventures
Vered1
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Fabulous tour with a fabulous guide
This is really a wonderful tour. Theo is an amazing guide and host - warm, funny and personable in addition to sup
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GillianH113
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One of the best tours I've had
We had the most awesome tour of Athens with our guide, Theo. Even though I actually live here, I got so many new in
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BillieBrighton_UK
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Such an interesting tour
We had a great private tour with Babis who is so knowledgeable about his home town of Athens. We started in the mar
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BuffaloBill27
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Athens brought to life!
We had a fantastic tour last Tuesday 15th September with Babis. We thoroughly enjoyed learning/experiencing some
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Go670312
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Best tour I’ve had
Theo was the best tour guide I’ve ever had, the tour was informative, interesting and he made it very fun. We saw a
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sofiazn
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I definitely recommend!!!
This was a great night 🤩 !! Theo was the friendliest nicest guide ever, by the end of our tour, I knew more about
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catmarney
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Well chosen stops and a really knowledgable guide
This tour totally surpassed my expectations. First of all Theo was super conscious of the three of us on the tour:
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EllieMcD1
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An amazing snapshot of Athens by night
The twilight tour with urban adventures and our guide Theo was brilliant. He was very knowledgable and enthusiastic
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esternburg
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Perfect first morning in Athens!
Thank you to our wonderful guide, Theo, for an amazing tour! We only had one full day in Greece, and this tour allo
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alanmV8827JZ
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Amazing experience
It was a wonderful experience, it gave us a unique point of view on the life of the Athenians. It is a tour to repe
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carolenem45
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One of the best experiences I have ever had in Athens!
I took part in this experience when I had a long layover in Athens shortly after the borders re-opened amongst the
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daedalogic
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Excellent tour, excellent guide
Our guide was very friendly and knowledgable. Babis taught us all about various kinds of architecture and really ma
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daedalogic
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Knowledge Guide
George was super knowledgeable and very friendly. We had an awesome time! We would definitely do another tour with
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Dpbears62
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One on one packed full of local history
Having George as our local guide was fantastic! Getting to a hidden away rooftop cafe to enjoy some Greek coffee a
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adpjohns
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Great way to orient yourself around the city!
Had a great time with Babis strolling through Athens on a crisp Saturday morning! Friendly and full of great inform
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