6 intriguing ways of exploring Athens

Athens rooftops and hill, Greece

Athens is the historical capital of Europe and the city is bursting with sights, art and beautiful nature. Let us show you 6 intriguing ways to explore it.

It can be hard to figure out the best way to explore Athens on your own. Luckily the city is full of tour guides wanting to show you the city in their own way. We have picked some of the best tours of the Greek capital to make your visit worth wile. So whether you want a calm and relaxing day of sightseeing or you are up for something new and want to have an active day, there is a tour waiting for you. After a day of exploring, let the impressions sink in at the comfortable and conveniently located Radisson Blu Park Hotel, Athens, and enjoy stunning views of the city.

Private Greece Tours

Ranked as the nr.1 tour guide in Athens on TripAdvisor, Private Greece Tours is a comfortable and safe choice if you want a qualified guide to take you to the most important sights of Athens. Book a private tour and get it custom made just for you and your travel companions. Whether you want to see the city, go wine tasting, hiking in the mountains, visit museums or have some family fun, Private Greece Tours will set it up so that your day is hassle-free.

Athens Walks

As you walk through the Greek capital with Athens Walks, you’ll experience genuine Greek hospitality and see the real Athens with all of its beauty and tasty cuisine. With a clear focus on Greek culture and the lifestyle of the city’s people, these walking tours leave you with a much deeper insight than a guide book ever can. Whether you prefer to see the ancient Athens, the Athens Hills, Delphi or take a cooking class or bike tour, Athens Walks offers tours in English, French, German, Italian and Chinese.

Sailing Athens

CatamaranIt is a well-known fact that the Greek capital is full of interesting history and culture, but that’s not all. The city is surrounded by a beautiful coastline, nearly 48 kilometers long and the best way to see it is to go on a journey with Sailing Athens. Enjoy a luxury Catamaran cruise along the Athens Riviera, including historical narrations, swimming, tasty food experiences and snorkeling in crystal clear waters. This is the perfect choice for a relaxing and different Athens adventure.

Spiros Taxi & Tours

Enjoy the convenience of a private driver and guide as you discover Greece on a half-day or up to a 5-day tour with Spiros Taxi & Tours. Choose among customer favorites like the Delphi Tour, Athens & Corinth Tour and Peloponnese Tour, or get a tour designed specifically for you based on your personal interests. Spiros received the Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor 2015, and you can be sure that they will give you a nice experience as they take you through the sights of Athens.

Athens by bike

Sunset over Athens, GreeceWant to experience the Greek capital in an active, affordable and environmental friendly way? Then Athens by bike is the perfect choice. Join a group tour and explore Athens as the city comes to life in the early morning, enjoy the nice breeze by the Riviera or enjoy the beautiful sunset from the bike seat. You can also rent a bike and go on your very own Athens adventure.


Have an entertaining experience going on a tour with Scooterise. The fast, fun and safe Trikkes provides a unique way to get around the city and its beloved sites. Join a complete day tour and explore ancient sights, cultural monuments and the beautiful nature, take an educative art tour or treat your taste buds on the food safari. Scooterise also offers plenty of fun and games for families as well as team-building activities.

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