Total Athens – Combo 4: Bohemian Tales of the City & Twilight Athens

Quick Details

  • Discover Athens’s bohemian side, from funky workshops to cool cafés, beyond the mainstream attractions.
  • Learn about one of the biggest street art scenes in the world.
  • Sip on Greek coffee and spirits, and treat your taste buds to sweet snacks and meze.
  • Experience a moonlight walk around Athens, one of the oldest cities in the world.
  • Sample Greek wine and spirits like ouzo, raki, and tsipouro at three different local bars.
Adults 18+ years old
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See Two Very Different Sides of Athens

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

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

Experience a different side to the city as you walk through its historical centre and bustling neighbourhoods after dark.

Listen to urban stories and myths, sample the best local spirits, and try mouth-watering finger food, in an Athens that’s usually exclusively reserved for the locals!

Local Impact: How you will help the local community by joining this tour:

  • Your tour supports the new generation of Athenians, such as young artists, by promoting their work and their enterprises to help them thrive through financial crisis.
  • By joining this tour you are helping to support businesses in neighbourhoods that don’t generally benefit from tourism.
  • As part of this tour, you will visit 100% locally owned stores that serve traditional Greek dishes, which helps to preserve local culinary traditions.
  • All of the food you sample during your tour is sourced from the Greek countryside.

Language: English

Inclusions: Local, English-speaking guide, a coffee or soft drink, a glass of local spirits/wine, a local sweet, a “meze” plate (finger food), train ticket, glass of a local spirit at each stop (3 bar stops).

Exclusions: Additional food and drinks, souvenirs and personal shopping, tips/gratuities for your guide.

Schedule details

  • Duration: 7-8 hours
  • Meeting point: At the exit of Panepistimio metro station (in front of the old building of the University of Athens, on Panepistimiou Street). View on Google Maps. Exact GPS Coordinates of the meeting point: 37.980161, 23.733413.
  • Find the exact meeting point with what3words: ///pastels.asks.tables
  • Starting time: 4.00 PM
  • Ending point: Monastiraki metro station