Athens walkers delight XL

Tour description

Athens is the cradle of today's Western civilization and democracy. What vagaries of fortune reduced the greatest empire of the past to a small modern country of Greece?

  • Walk through the richest Greek history and find out how goddess Athena won a dispute to become the city patron and where the world's first democracy was born.
  • Learn how to soften strict Areopagus judicial council with one cloak and how Spartans ensured the quality of their soldiers from the most tender age.
  • Discover how a great Athenian benefactor made the whole city hate him after death and how to easily distinguish between different Greek columns.
  • Enjoy stories and secrets unknown even to locals.

Highlights


3 h

8 km

29 sites

5+ age

Challenge

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Read Safety warnings
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Choose the map layout - satellite or customized map
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Start the game and walk to the closest pin
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Locate the landmark on the photo and read its story
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Have fun with the task
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Walk to the next pin, enjoy the story and the task
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Refer to Gems & History section to read detailed stories
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Refer to Gems & History section to see the points you've gained

Tips & extra info

  • This walking tour does not require purchasing any entrance tickets to ancient sites. Consider using the subway if walking gets too challenging!
  • We suggest you wear comfortable footwear. Watch out for traffic and old slippery pavements.
  • Great for groups of friends and couples
  • Family friendly but beware the long walk may be challenging for younger kids, a stroller is recommended.
  • Make sure you have water and sunscreen on you. A snack is recommended.
  • This tour is best enjoyed during daytime, since many sites are not accessible after sundown!
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    Reviews

    4.7
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    Lol team

    had a blast. It was super hot that day. Good thing we could stop for a nice meal and continued the quest later!

    Themos

    Really enjoyed the story behind the quest. Every spot we visited was linked with a small story and we really likes it!

    Μαρία Χ

    Our kids loved it and wanted some more. Happy to explore Athens in this way!

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