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"Our guide was superb and not only set the tone for our stay in Athens, but our approach to our whole holiday. The idea behind this 4 hour walking tour is to show the different areas of Athens but it's so much more than that. As newbies to the city, with very little to use as a reference point, this tour was brilliant.’’"
"If anything it was our best experience of our two weeks in Greece. Away from the crowds immersed in a variety of cultures and so many different aspects of Athens. Vassia’s knowledge, teaching and communication skills ... we could have walked all day! This is one tour you shouldn't miss!’"
"This was great...we saw all kinds of things we never would have stumbled onto on our own. I highly recommend Alternative Athens!"
"For anyone interested in contemporary Athens, I highly recommend Alternative Athens tours. Our guide, Ilias, was amazing. This tour covers several diverse neighborhoods, from affluent to working class. We learned an incredible amount in that four hours, and for most visitors, there would be no other way to get this kind of local knowledge."
"A great way to start off your visit, get your bearings and immerse yourself with a local guide. This small group tour was an in-depth lesson in the history, food, architecture, culture and politics of Greece and Athens through the lens of distinct, beautiful and funky neighborhoods. Andreas, our guide, was top notch!"
"We saw very interesting parts of Athens and had 4 hours of great fun. Vassia was a great guide with many interesting stories to tell. We can highly recommend both her and Alternative Athens! Thanks a million, will definitely book you again next time!!"
Uncovering the everyday secrets of Athens