Athens is a great city to have walking tours. Many of the sights that you will want to see is in the old city and the city Center. Acropolis, Acropolis Museum, Plaka, Monastiraki. Also the Temple Of Zeus, Panathenaic Stadium and Syntagma Square are some of the best of Athens. In addition you can walk to all of this places or take the Metro which is new, safe and takes you everywhere.
Arrange your plan to walk to the old city and visit Acropolis and the Museum and have a walking tour to Plaka. Moreover go for a city tour from Syntagma Square to Zappeion and Panathenaic Stadium and from there to the Temple of Zeus. You can go for Shopping to Ermou Street and from there to Plaka, Monastiraki and the Ancient Agora and Kerameikos.
The choices are numerous and you will enjoy walking in the streets of Athens. Likewise admire the ancient city married with the new architectural monuments of the city. As a matter of fact Athens had amazing spots for a coffee, meze taverns and taverns where you can taste the Greek food. In your walking’s around the city you can enjoy the amazing street food, from koulouri and souvlaki to mpougatsa and cheese pie and spanakopita.
Plaka and Monastiraki
Plaka and Monastiraki with their narrow streets, the coffee shops, taverns, boutique hotels, and the unique architectural structure is a great place to visit. Buy from the souvenir shops, check the flea market, have a meze with some ouzo and tsipouro. Also you can go to Thission and admire the best preserved temple of Hephaestus. From there you can see the Ancient Agora and Kerameikos the ancient Athenian cemetery. Visit the Gkazi neighbourhood with the great taverns and meze restaurants.
Start from Omonia Square and visit the Varvakios central Market. From there you can go to the area around it and visit taverns, spice shops, cafe, deli and one of the most graphic places in Athens. A real gem of Athens for everyone that is interested in culinary walks.
Acropolis and Koukaki
Above all go to Acropolis and Acropolis Museum and stroll to Koukaki and Makrygianni area. In addition have a coffee, relax and enjoy the city center from another point of view. Live like a local in Athens. Also take the tram and go to the Niarchos Center at the Athenian Riviera. Athens is not just the center of the city. It has a beautiful coastal line which you can visit and let the sea breeze take you away!
Great Walking Tours to join in Athens
- Athens Food Tour
- Acropolis walking Tours
- The Athens Greek Gods private tour
- Ancient Agora, Acropolis Athens and the Agora Museum Private Tour
- Athens Greece Food Tour, a Local experience!
- Acropolis Athens Guided Half Day Tour, Museum and Traditional Breakfast
- National Archaeological Museum Athens Private Guided Tour