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Bohemian Tales of the City

Tour Highlights

  • Discover Athens’s bohemian side, from funky workshops to cool cafés, beyond the mainstream attractions.
  • Experience Athens like a local, not a tourist, as you visit alternative neighbourhoods loved by locals.
  • Learn about one of the biggest street art scenes in the world.
  • Venture into alleyways and back lanes to discover vibrant cultural spaces and hear the myths and tales behind city sites.
  • Sip on Greek coffee and spirits, and treat your taste buds to sweet snacks and meze.
Adults Ages 12+
Children Ages 6-11
Infants Ages 0-5
Private group Starting price per person

Discover Athens’ Bohemian Side

Take a detour down Athens’ back alleys and into neighbourhoods you won’t find in guidebook pages!

This is alternative Athens, where bohemian shops, amazing street art, hidden courtyards, and indie cafés attract locals — and travellers who want to escape the tourist traps.

Language: English

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, a Greek coffee, glass of local spirits/wine, a local sweet, a “meze” plate (finger food), train tickets.

Exclusions: Additional food and drink, items of a personal nature, tips and gratuities for the guide.

Schedule details

  • Duration: 3,5 hours
  • Meeting point: At the exit of Panepistimio metro station (in front of the old building of the University of Athens, on Panepistimiou Street).
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  • Starting time: 4.00 PM
  • Ending point: Monastiraki Metro Station.