Private Athens Street Art Walking Tour

Shed light on the philosophy behind political & social graffiti
Duration:
Half Day (3 hours) - Daily
Destinations:
Art by INO
per person (depending on group size) 50

Did you know that the word 'graffiti' stems from the Greek word for 'write'? Do you want to have a taste of the undercover artistic scene found in the city? Follow us on an alternative walking tour that focuses on the exploration of the street art movement existing in the city center of Athens, a Mecca of street artists from around the world. See mural art by iNO, WD, and other well-known street artists. Discover neighborhoods and historical spots of the city at non-touristy locations, experience the local culture and get to know how modern street art interacts with historical buildings of the city and ultimately reflects the modern Greek culture.

Daily Service available on request.

The price of this private tour depends on the size of your party:

Group Size Total Price
1 - 2 pax 200 €
3 - 4 pax 270 €
5 - 6 pax 325 €
7 - 8 pax 400 €

 

Through a 3-hour private tour led by an expert on the subject, enthusiastic local guide you will learn the history & origins of this underground global phenomenon and how it operates in Athens. Dig deeper into the “secret codes” of street artists as you enjoy an alternative tour in Athens' center. Together, we will wander around the small streets of up and coming neighborhoods of Athens, while discussing their interesting background and the reasons why street art has flourished on their walls. We are going to focus on the social and political aspects of the Greek street art scene. What political statements are the artists making and why? How did the financial crisis urge people to express themselves on the streets? Graffiti changes rapidly in the streets of Athens, which is turning into a big contemporary art gallery -if you know where to look! Athens is a multicolored city and if you are keen on exploring it in an alternative way and experiencing its local culture & pieces of modern history, this walking tour is perfect for you.

  • 3-hour Athens street art tour with a real street artist
  • All taxes

Not included:​

  • Personal expenses & beverages
  • Customary tips to your drivers, guides and escorts
  • The tour available in English and in other languages on request.
  • The meeting point: Kerameikos Metro Station, at the ticket booth inside the station. A pick-up from your hotel can be arranged on request at extra cost.
  • The walking tour is child friendly and at a moderate pace with several stops, making it pleasant and suitable for all ages.
  • We suggest you arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the tour begins, in order to avoid any delays, to get to know your local guide and the rest of the group and make the most out of your tour.