A Taste of Athens: Acropolis, Neighborhoods & Local Flavors


  • Behold the breathtaking grandeur of the Acropolis, where ancient gods and legends come to life through its iconic structures.
  • Discover the neighborhoods of Athens that contribute to the rich tapestry of the city's culture and history.
  • Spend time with a local, expert guide and share stories and authentic Greek tastes
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Embark on a sensory journey through the heart of Athens with this private, guided, walking tour at the company of an expert, storyteller guide. This unforgettable 4-hour experience weaves together the ancient and the contemporary, as you explore the iconic Acropolis and traverse the vibrant neighborhoods of Plaka, Anafiotika, Monastiraki, and Psyri. Along the way, savor the essence of Greek culture with tastings of local delights.

Begin your adventure at the iconic Acropolis, where history comes to life in the whispers of ancient ruins. As you ascend the ancient steps, you'll be transported to an era when gods and goddesses reigned supreme, and democracy took its first breath. Stand in awe beneath the Parthenon, a masterpiece of classical architecture, and feel the weight of history in every column.

Marvel at the Erechtheion, where the ancient olive tree and Poseidon's trident mark the ground, fusing nature and mythology. Get surprised by the magnitude of the Great Propylaea and explore the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, where ancient theaters once hosted performances that transcended time and culture. The Acropolis Hil is a treasure trove of stories etched in stone, and in its presence, you'll be touched by the whispers of those who walked these sacred grounds centuries ago.

After the Acropolis tour, step into the vibrant tapestry of Athens' neighborhoods, including the charming Plaka, the enchanting Anafiotika, the bustling Monastiraki, and the eclectic Psyri. Each neighborhood offers a different glimpse into Athens' history and culture, offering you the opportunity to witness the diverse imprints left by the passage of different eras in the city.

Along the way, immerse yourself in the very heart of Greek gastronomy as you enjoy delightful tastings of local favorites, from rich Greek coffee to mouthwatering souvlaki and sweet, golden loukoumades.

Let the flavors of Athens awaken your senses and the city's secrets unfold with every step. Our carefully curated itinerary promises an enchanting adventure that will leave you with a deeper appreciation of this timeless city and its local culinary treasures. Join us on this historical and foodie odyssey, where each story and each bite paint a vivid picture of Athens, past and present.

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What's Included


  • Excellent storyteller, state-licensed guide
  • The food tastings that are included in the description
  • Civil liability insurance
  • VAT and local taxes

Not included:

  • Entry fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
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Additional Information

  • We can pre-purchase the entry tickets and add their cost to the total amount so that you can skip the line at the ticket office.
  • This is a walking tour. Please wear comfortable shoes, a hat and sunscreen, and have a bottle of water with you.
  • Kindly let us know in advance in case of any food allergies
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Greek TravelTellers

Greek TravelTellers is a boutique travel company founded by a team of local experts with a profound passion for Greek culture and a deep love for storytelling. ...

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