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This Is My Athens

#104 of 343 Tours in Athens
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“This is My Athens” is a community of savvy local volunteers who enjoy showing their city and sharing their insights with passionate travellers who care for a personalized walk. Thanks to this diverse community of passionate volunteers, of savvy...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
7 Xenofodos, Athens 105 57, Greece
+30 21 0325 3123
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

My tour with Aghapi was scheduled on my first day in Athens, and it more than exceeded my expectations. She was kind, warm, knowledgeable, and lots of fun, and she made sure to keep checking if I was having a good time or was interested...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank massoudhaya
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

This is a shout-out to Mr Sotirios Fragkidis of Athens. This is the first time I am writing a travel review. I have never felt the need to provide feedback on good services rendered (because they are paid for services) or bad treatment received (because...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank StevenW3958
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We contacted Dimitrius once we arrived in Athens and he took us on a tour to show around. It was a nice time! Definitely recommended for fellow travelers

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Yulia Z
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We have just spent a fantastic morning with a local Danai who showed us around her city in such an interesting personal way. We did the touristy thing the afternoon before but wish we had booked this trip first as we now feel really confident...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Sue M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This is a great program. It was so easy to get connected with a Local guide that fit us perfectly. Our "Local" Aghapi tailored our tour to exactly what we were looking for ( even though we weren't really clear on what that was) She...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JorgFam
Maria K, Project Manager at This Is My Athens, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

We are very very happy that you enjoyed your walk with Agape! Thank you very much for your kind and warm words! Safe travels and we'd love to welcome you back. Love #thisisMyAthens

Reviewed 2 August 2018

What a wonderful way to get to know a new place and its people!! Mr. Sotiris is a wonderful person with so much knowledge about the history and current affairs of Athens. We initially had a different date reserved for the tour, but things changed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank trvlr193
Maria K, Project Manager at This Is My Athens, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

We are extremely glad to read your review! Your feedback keeps us going and growing! We are very happy that you enjoyed your walk with Sotiris! He is an excellent person, indeed. Hope to see you again in Athens ;-)

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing tour with Thalia. She showed us places we ever would have seen on our own, and gave us great places to explore on our second day on Athens. She was warm, fun, interesting . Took us on a beautiful walk, and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nyreev
Maria K, Project Manager at This Is My Athens, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Hello and thank you very very much for your kind and warm words for the community of This is my Athens. The walks are free, supported by the Municipality of the City of Athens and savvy, passionate locals volunteer to show their beloved city to...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018

We came across This is my Athens online by complete chance. And we sure were lucky. We spent our first day in Athens with Sotiris Fragidis walking through the beautiful streets and market place. We spent hours with him giving us an extensive background on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NehaDasgupta
Maria K, Project Manager at This Is My Athens, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

We are extremely happy to read such a review! You define exactly what this community of savvy, local volunteers is for! Thank you so much for the warmest words. Sotiris is indeed an excellent person! Hope to see you again in Athens!

Reviewed 18 May 2018

I signed up for this tour online before reaching Athens. The website is fairly simple and within 24 hrs matched me with Dmitris (super yay !) and we had exchanged emails on the time and location of our meeting. We met near Monastiraki metro station...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Maria K, Project Manager at This Is My Athens, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

We are excited to hear that you had such a great time with Dimitris! He is known for being fun, knowledgeable and very friendly among the community! Thank you very much for your kind review! We wish you safe travels and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We signed up in the This is My Athens site and boom a local guided tour for Thursday morning uppon arrival. We received and email from them matxhing us with George. We wrote an email to him and told him what we were intrested in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Daniela S
Maria K, Project Manager at This Is My Athens, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you very very very much for taking the time to review our beloved George and the community of this is my Athens! We are happy that you enjoyed and found useful the walk with George! He is an excellent person and we are lucky...More

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and play. Its attractive features include small
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Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
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26 June 2018|
Response from NehaDasgupta | Reviewed this property |
Hi ! You’re not supposed to tip the volunteers. We did however take ours out for lunch with us as a thank you ! :) Have an awesome trip !