Athens Walking tours for Autumn/Winter

Dec 15, 2022

Are you visiting Athens in Autumn or Winter? You are in for a treat, especially if you love to walk. Autumn and (even) Winter in the Greek capital are in fact rather enjoyable seasons to go on various Athens walking tours around the city. The reason is twofold: the weather is close to marvelous and the urban landscape is like an open-air museum. Given that Athens’ historical center is fairly small and built around the sprawling hillsides of the emblematic Acropolis citadel, you can easily discover the top landmarks and must-see places through a curated selection of Athens walking tours. Here are the top ones to choose from:

Athens Walking Tours you will love

Take your pick from Athens’ top historical, cultural, art, street art and food tours as well as private and tailor made walking tours.

Acropolis & Ancient Athens walking tours 

No visit to Athens is ever complete without an up and close encounter with the iconic Acropolis. If you are an early riser who loves the softer morning light, the Acropolis Morning Walking Tour is just the thing. If you also want to include a bit of more recent Athenian history, opt for the Early Access Acropolis & Old Athens Walking Tour. That way you can also get a taste of the city’s vibe too as you traverse through the colourful districts at the foot of the Acropolis, such as Plaka and Monastiraki. If you prefer to do your sightseeing just as the sunset glow graces the Parthenon, choose the Acropolis Afternoon Walking Tour.  Alternative Athens walking tours  Athens has a vibrant urban tapestry beyond its vast history and heritage, which further adds to its allure. One of the foodie destinations of the world, Athens is a fun factory of phenomenal flavours. The Athens food scene is thriving, featuring an array of traditional, international, casual to gourmet cuisines and loads of artisan food stores to discover. But with so many options, where does one begin? Combine walking with sampling Athens’ finest savoury and sweet treats with an Athens Food Walking Tour. Chances are if you have already walked the streets of Athens you will have not omitted to observe the countless graffiti and street art displayed around its walls. In fact, Athens is writing its own chapter in global street art culture, leaving behind a new kind of legacy that grows with every brushstroke and every empty spray can. Discover the painted side of the city with an Athens Street Art Walking Tour.

Of course, as tour experts in Greece, at Keytours, we are dedicated to offering you the best possible sights of our home country. And although we have selected itineraries for a handful of Athens walking tours for your convenience, if you want to see the city on your terms, you can also arrange a Private Tailor-made Walking Tour of Athens. That way we can plan an Athens walking tour entirely formulated around your personal interests.

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