Enjoy Athens like a local
Experience Athens like a local and immerse yourself into the true spirit of Greek culture. Join authentic experiences and tours by locals in Athens.
Taste your way through Athens’ little streets with your local foodie guide, try 15(!) iconic Greek foods and discover the stories behind each bite, which may go all the way back to Homer!
The ultimate scavenger hunt in Athens inspired by Percy Jackson! Explore some of the best sights of the historic city, meet ancient Gods, solve riddles, and become the new hero of Athens!
Discover at your own pace the highlights of Athens, in the company of an expert local guide. Along the way, make short stops to delve into the local Greek cuisine.
Dive into the modern culture of Athens through its street art and graffiti! Along the way, enjoy several tastings of beloved Greek street food.
Experience an Ancient Greek Symposium, discover the ancient technique of vinification, drink Ancient Greek wine and philosophize! Find your talent in sculpture and create your own masterpiece!
2.5-hour private experience
Take a spiritual journey into ancient Greece and meditate like Socrates and Pythagoras on a sacred hill facing the Parthenon, before savoring a Greek vegan brunch.
2.5-hour local experience
Join a Greek dance lesson in the heart of Athens and learn how to dance like a Greek, from the famous Sirtaki of Zorba to Kalamatianos! Create fun and memorable moments with your family/friends.
Follow your local guide to the most exciting routes of Plaka and Anafiotika, discovering local stories and hidden meanings, before enjoying a wine-tasting session.
Athens comes to life with a symphony of senses! Enjoy the sights of hidden alleys, taste local treats, breathe in the aromas of the city and let the roar of the city's vibes transform you into a genuine Athenian..!
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Greek TravelTellers have created authentic experiences for those looking to delve deeper into local life and customs. In this page, you will find tours in Athens Greece designed and guided by locals, during which you will be exposed to authentic experiences. Our storytellers will be your ardent companions during your journey to the heart of Greek culture. The themes and the philosophy behind the local tours aim to inspire you and create life-enriching experiences.
Experiencing Greek culture can be achieved in many ways. Exploring museums or archeological sites gives you an insight into the Greek life of the past. However, in order to experience the culture of modern Greeks, you need to meet and interact with the modern-day inhabitants of this civilization. We invite you to experience true culture by opening closed doors and interacting with the locals; to experience today’s vibrant Athenian life by shadowing those redefining it! In tours created by locals in Athens you will relive Athens of the past, experience Athens in the present and contemplate about Athens’ future. Our local storytellers will guide you in an experiential journey during which you will learn about the Greek customs, ancient and modern practices, traditions that survived many generations, everyday habits, values and artistic expressions.
Experience Athens like a local by joining our local tours. Taste the tradition, while enjoying a cup of fresh-brewed Greek coffee at a local square; awake your five senses before savoring traditional Greek spirits, by joining the Scents and Flavors of Athens Walking Tour. Take a spiritual journey into ancient Greece and meditate like Socrates and Pythagoras on a sacred hill facing Acropolis with our Ancient Greek Meditation local experience. Take part in an Ancient Greek Symposium, drink Greek wine produced with the ancient Greek vinification technique and unearth your talent in the ancient art of sculpture. Watch the Greek myths and legends come to life in the most interactive theatrical local tour in Athens at the National Gardens. Habits, traditions, expressions; these are things that cannot be learnt by hearing of or reading about them. they must become experiences, they need to take shape and form through interaction! We, therefore, invite you, the inquisitive traveler, to join our local experiences in Athens Greece.