Tours and Tickets

Athens Legends: Gods and Myths Private Tour provided by Withlocals

Athens Legends: Gods and Myths Private Tour

Save
Share
Support this operator:Times are tough for the travel community right now. To show your support, consider leaving a review or posting photos of tours and experiences you have taken. Your support will go a long way in helping tour operators worldwide get back on their feet down the road
View all photos (71)
Select Date and Travellers
From
US$45.97
(Price varies by group size)
Date
2 adults
Options
Low Price Guarantee
No Booking Fees
Overview
Learn about myths and legends in Athens during a private half-day city tour. Meet a local guide for a stroll through the streets of Athens and hear stories about ancient Greek gods. See several popular landmarks including the National Library of Greece, the Central Market, and the flea market in Monastiraki. Explore different neighborhoods and get tips on things to do and see in Athens from a private guide.
Itinerary
+
You'll start at
Πανεπιστήμιο
Athens 106 79, GreeceStart your tour at Panepistimio metro station, at the small fountain
See address & details
  • 1
    National Library of Greece
    Stop: 10 minutes -
    See details
  • 2
    National Library of Greece
    Stop: 20 minutes -
    See details
  • 3
    Varvakios Central Market
    Stop: 20 minutes -
    See details
  • 4
    Masjid Al-Salam Mosque
    Stop: 20 minutes -
    See details
  • 5
    Monastiraki
    Stop: 20 minutes -
    See details
  • 6
    Tower of the Winds
    Stop: 20 minutes -
    See details
  • 7
    Plaka
    Stop: 20 minutes -
    See details
  • 8
    Anafiotika
    Stop: 30 minutes -
    See details
You'll end at
Plaka
Plaka, Athens, GreeceCheck out the skyline of Athens at Anafiotika and hear the legends of Zeus
See address & details
Highlights
  • Maximize time in Athens on a private tour
  • Get a crash course in ancient Greek gods
  • Join a local guide for a stroll in different neighborhoods
  • Browse through several markets
Important Information
Departure Point
Πανεπιστήμιο, Athens 106 79, Greece
Duration
3h
Return Details
Plaka, Athens, Greece
Inclusions
  • 1 non-alcoholic drink included
  • Private tour
  • Local guide
  • Due to post Covid-19 policy this tour has a limited amount of participants
  • Tips and tricks about the local way and information on Covid-19 regulations from our local guide
  • Your local host will reach you to make sure all precautionary measures are taken
  • Private experience only for you and your family/friends with social distance involved
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Post Covid-19 regulations are applied to this product with regards to the number of participants, delivery methods of the tour and content of the tour.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
129Reviews
11Q&A
Traveller rating
  • 117
  • 3
  • 1
  • 1
  • 2
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
More
Popular mentions
Johan176 wrote a review May 2020
Birmingham, United Kingdom80 contributions11 helpful votes
We booked this tour as we wanted an in-depth tour about Greek mythology. Our tour guide Ioannis was very informative, funny and approachable. Our tour was tailored to our interests and requests. It was great to have a one-on-one tour around the historic city. Ioannis also gave
Read more
Date of experience: March 2020
Helpful
Share
Jos wrote a review Mar 2020
8 contributions1 helpful vote
Really amazing tour. We got to see places we would never have found without this tour! Our guide was lovely, very knowledgeable and friendly. Well worth doing this! Thank you!
Read more
Date of experience: January 2020
Helpful
Share
Bader L wrote a review Feb 2020
Muscat, Oman19 contributions4 helpful votes
This was one of the best ways to explore the city of Athens! looking at the monuments and learning about their details was amazing, and understanding the reasoning behind the mythology while looking at the origins was eye-opening Ioannis could have made this entire tour just
Read more
Date of experience: February 2020
Helpful
Share
JMLaw wrote a review Feb 2020
5 contributions
What a great experience. We decided to do this tour on our last day in Athens as we wanted a more in-depth explanation on Mythology and the history of Greece. Ioannis realised we had been in Athens for a week already so he changed the Itinerary to suit us and to show us some
Read more
Date of experience: January 2020
Helpful
Share
Nick Wyse wrote a review Jan 2020
4 contributions1 helpful vote
5 star review on our tripadvisor page; We really enjoyed our tour of Athens with Adriani. Adriani knows the city so well: she took us to all sorts of places that we would never find on our own, and she told us all about the history of the city. Highly recommended! And we
Read more
Date of experience: January 2020
Helpful
Share
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Withlocals
SmartASH74
00
Great way to see Acropolis!
Our tour with Evanthia was spectacular! Her archaeological background makes her a great guide for this tour. She p
Read more
amyhV6386EQ
00
Great way to explore the city
We had a great time exploring Athens with Nikolas. He showed us many things we wouldn’t have seen if we had just be
Read more
amyhV6386EQ
00
Fun morning
We had a great time with Manos. He is knowledgeable and entertaining. He could easily switch languages to explain t
Read more
Donna P
00
Fun time!
What a fun time! Yorgos was friendly, knowledgeable, and adjusted the pace of the dance as we wanted. We are very
Read more
Nick S
00
Great fun lesson
Yorgos (our teacher) was brilliant - very enthusiastic and clear. The pace of the lesson was perfect and the conten
Read more
clarasB968DK
00
Lots of fun!
Our family had lots of fun dancing with Yorgos - it was a mothers day gift and we were joining from two different c
Read more
AlexG6361
00
Really great !
We had an amazing time ! Yorgos is convivial and engaging and manages to teach the whole Sirtaki dance in a very en
Read more
ohthatjoshie
00
Delightful time!
I got this experience for my mom for Mother's Day, and we also roped my dad into participating. Everyone had a blas
Read more
590duncand
00
Dance with Yorgos
My wife has always wanted to go to Greece, but with the current situation, we can’t go there. This was the next bes
Read more
kimbM9637IZ
00
So much fun!
Our teacher, Yorgos was fantastic. He spoke perfect english and gave clear and simple step by step instructions. He
Read more
Katya S
00
Highly Recommended!
I highly recommend this remote class in Greek Dance! I gifted it to my mother for Mother’s Day and we had a blast.
Read more
K5346DGaaronb
00
Dancing with Yorgos was Excellent!
Yorgos was a great instructor and taught the dance well to us beginners! Ton of fun! Highly recommend!
Read more
Official50StatesBy30
00
The best virtual travel experience!
100% recommend! Yorgus was an incredible instructor it was fun, we laughed a lot and it felt like we were in Greece
Read more
Nessargh
00
Lots of fun and a great teacher!
I did this dance class with my choir friends, and Yorgos was so friendly and funny he immediately felt like part of
Read more
nancy w
00
A Fun Filled Experience
Our trip to Greece was canceled and so this gave us a little glimpse into the culture. Yorgos presented the dance
Read more
Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+44 12 2492 8241

Frequently bought together

Private Gourmet Food Walking Tour in Athens
from $68.95*
Popular: Booked by 3,309 travellers!
Athens Full Day Private Tour
from $178.12*
Popular: Booked by 1,136 travellers!

Walking Tours

Frequently Asked Questions about Athens Legends: Gods and Myths Private Tour