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Welcome to Alternative Athens!
Discover local life and venture off the beaten path with our top-rated tours and experiences!

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It must have been at the end of middle school when I discovered graffiti, although my fascination with drawing and the arts had been with me a lot longer. My new hobby began stealing ‘precious’ time I could have used for studying for school. ...

Niko a.k.a. Rude
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Niko a.k.a. Rude, a Guide here in Alternative Athens

"Lena and Kristos were fantastic. They fed us lots of food and drinks. The best part, however, was the discussions we had with them. Whenever I travel, I always try to schedule a meal with a local family, or a cooking lesson, and I've never been disappointed. You'll learn so much about the culture! We spent almost four hours in their home and left with a new understanding of the Greek psyche."

jennykvb, Brooklyn, New York

"We had the best tour guide I have ever met. She was very smart and could have been an actress with her voice and inflections."

Mstahl1830

"Excellent. Really worth it. Our tour guide, Joanna, was extremely knowledgeable and nice. It really makes a difference to have someone take you around. Do not hesitate to book it!"

LUIS S