Explore a different side of Greek culture with a spectacular walking tour that will introduce you to the art, culture, and history of 19th and 20th century Greece..
In Getting to Know the City of Athens, you’ll stroll through the enchanting National Garden to discover its history and flora, visit the first residence of Greece’s first royal couple, explore the picturesque neighborhood of Plaka and take a private guided tour of one of the country’s best museums. And to round off this superb full-day cultural tour, you’ll be treated to a taste of Greek cuisine whilst enjoying splendid views over the National Garden and Ardittos Hill.
Enjoy a guided tour of the National Garden, commissioned by the first Queen of Greece as her royal gardens, and discover its history and its wealth of fauna and flora.
Stop for a coffee break at a chic, hidden oasis in the center of Athens.
Visit to Iliou Melathron & the Numismatic Museum, an architectural gem that boasts one of the greatest collections of coins in the world.
Take a private tour of the Museum of the City of Athens, Vouros-Eutaxias Foundation, which served as the temporary residence of Greece’s first royal couple when they arrived in the country.
Enjoy a themed tour of the Benaki Museum’s historical heirlooms collection, which showcases the history and character of modern Greece from the late 18th century onwards.
Round off your night with dinner at the museum’s restaurant, which offers a wide range of Greek gastronomic delights and breathtaking views of the National Garden and wooded Ardittos Hill.