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Athens Highlights Evening Tour with Meze Dinner - Private Experience

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Enjoy a captivating evening walking tour around the highlights of Athens and learn about the fascinating heritage of the historical city with the assistance of your knowledgable local guide. Discover the legend and myths that are hidden beneath every rock you turn in the most beautiful Athenian neighborhoods and experience the city off the beaten path! This tour is ideal for new-timers who are looking to have a local experience, explore the most important sites of the city, and discover its culinary culture, as a traditional Greek meze dinner will wait for you at the end of your adventure!

Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Plateia Syntagmatos, Leoforos Vassilissis Amalias, Athens 105 63 Greece

Meet with your expert local guide in Syntagma Square, in front of the illuminated building that houses the Greek parliament. Walk down the busy Amalias Avenue and continue to the warmly-lit streets that will lead you to the best of what Athens has to offer!

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Olympian Zeus, Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas Leoforos Amalias, Athens 105 57 Greece

Stop and marvel at the Temple of Olympian Zeus from the outside while your guide narrates stories of Emperors under the grandiose Arch of Hadrian.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Choragic Monument of Lysicrates, Epimenidou 3, Athina 105 58, Greece

Next up is the Choragic Monument of Lysicrates, where your insightful guide will educate you on the origins and the history of drama in ancient Greece. Witnessing this bright example of ancient Greek culture will help you get a better grasp of the stories you're about to listen.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Plaka, Athens 10556 Greece

Leaving the Choradic Monument of Lysicrates behind, you will be lead to the picturesque neighborhood of Plaka, one of the oldest and most beloved neighborhoods in Athens. Wander around its picture-perfect alleys and check out the small cafes and restaurants that decorate this magical part of the city.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Roman Agora, Polignotou 3, Athens 105 55 Greece

After Plaka, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a night view to the majestic Acropolis of Athens and the sweetly lit Roman Agora from the outside, built between 19 and 11 B.C. with a donation of Julius Caesar and Augustus.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Tower of the Winds, Aiolou, Athina 105 55, Grecia, Athens 10555 Greece

Afterward, get the chance to admire the illuminated Tower of the Winds, the first weather station in history with stunning architecture while hearing about the history of the monuments through the years.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Monastiraki, Athens Greece

Descend towards Monastiraki and reach the oldest square in Athens, Monastiraki Square. Full of life and history, discover the historic monuments that integrate Athens' past with its present. Take a look at the Tzistarakis Mosque, Hadrian's Library and Pantanassa church, all monuments from different time periods, and turn your head towards the famous Monastiraki Flea Market, the best place to buy your souvenirs from. From there, walk along Adrianou Str., see the Ancient Market and the Stoa of Attalos, while learning about tales behind Areopagus, the place that used to host the supreme court of ancient Athens.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Psirri, Athens Greece

Last but not least, you will round up your tour in Psirri, the colorful and alternative Athenian neighborhood that is home to neoclassical houses, local cafes, bars, small restaurants, and local bars that give life to the Athenian nightlife!

Bid your evening adventure goodbye in the company of among friendly locals for a traditional Greek 'meze' dinner, accompanied traditional Greek liquors or wine. The delicious food and cheerful vibe will leave a smile on your face!

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes