Get to know how Athenians' spirit of resistance was shaped by recent history
Learn what Greeks really want you to know
Connect with the city in a meaningful way
This is a major subject when it comes to Athens, but travellers often don't get to know anything of it. On this tour, you'll discover the stories of Greek rebellion, from the heroic acts of individuals who became legends to the massive popular movements of Athenians hoping for freedom in the face of fascism, violence, and governmental oppression.
After Monastiraki and Syntagma, explore the vibrant neighborhood of Exarchia, the current hotbed of resistance and activism that welcomes anarchists, refugees, queers, and artists. Immerse yourself in the community’s creative energy and learn about its ongoing role in Athens’ battle for social justice.
Experience this unique walking tour and see for yourself how Athens’ spirit of resistance continues to inspire and shape its future.
The tour capacity is limited to 12 people.
Athens is hot in the summer: make sure you bring a hat, sunscreen, water and comfortable shoes.
The tour will start in Monastiraki Square (in front of the Church) and will end at Exarchia Square, a great place to continue your exploration (we'll give you our tips at the end to enjoy the area!).
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund