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Urban Free Tours

Mitropoleos | 39, Mitropoleos Square, Athens 105 56, Greece
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Superb, recommend to start your tourist'ing with this tour!

Jimmy was the tour guide and he was amazing. He really opened up about himself which helped to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Johanna R
Interesting and entertaining

Vasilus was a wonderful host, and better than any other that I have had on other walking tours. He... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elizabeth O
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Never been in Athens and want to experience it all at once? Or maybe you have been to a few cities, but never been part of the local culture? If you're interested in exploration & like treasure hunting on foot, this is a perfect walking tour for you! We want to show you the Heart of Athens like never before that's why the sky's the limit in terms of creating your next walking tour itinerary.
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Hours Today: 9:45 AM - 12:45 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Mitropoleos | 39, Mitropoleos Square, Athens 105 56, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jimmy was the tour guide and he was amazing. He really opened up about himself which helped to see Athens through his eyes. Definately recommend to start your vacation with this tour, helps to decide, what to see more or what you saw enough. Being...More

2  Thank Johanna R
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We really want to thank you for taking the time to give us a perfect rating, recommend and support our walking tour! It really means a lot to Jimmy and our team when you say that he provided an enjoyable and inspiring tour because that's...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Vasilus was a wonderful host, and better than any other that I have had on other walking tours. He really knew the history and made it fun. My husband and I, who were on strict budget even opted to tip him more then we originally...More

2  Thank Elizabeth O
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

A wonderful review! Thank you so much for taking the time to write, support and recommend our tour to other travelers! We are so thrilled with the fact that you enjoyed every minute of your walk with Vasilis and happy to know that he impressed...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I never really sign up for tours since the trips that I go on with my friends are planned spontaneously and we usually enjoy being adventurous by ourselves but Athens is definitely a different story: so many of the extensive monuments, brilliant structures, and remaining...More

3  Thank Michelle K
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you so much for the support and for taking the time to provide us with your wonderful review! It really means a lot! We couldn't agree more with the fact that Jimmy is indeed a great guide, with a passion in what he...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't plan on taking a guided tour, but our Airbnb host recommended it, and we had 4 days in the city so we booked to the next morning. We ended up with a group of 4 people (us + 2 girls from US), and...More

2  Thank Omer L
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a great rating and support! It really makes us happy to read that Jimmy met your expectations in directing such an enjoyable tour! We hope that you'll soon come back to Athens on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As an individual who has traveled a large amount through Europe, I have done my fair share of tours. Although I wasn't expecting much on my day and a half stint in Athens (primarily because of what others have warned me about beforehand) this tour...More

1  Thank Gregory S
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Our team is so thrilled to receive such a great review on our tour! We really want to thank you for taking the time to recommend our tour and support us! It really means a lot and we totally agree with the fact that Jimmy...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With only limited time in the City I booked this tour and can't express how happy I am with Jimmy and the three hours I spent getting to know the real Athens. If you have more time he has great suggestions about where you should...More

2  Thank Linda S
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a great review! Thank you so much for taking the time to review and support our tour with your high grade! It really made Jimmy so happy to read that our he met your expectations, impressed you with his knowledge and directed such an...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a tour on 25 March which was Greece Independence Day. Fenya was our amazing guide - she did a great job walking us around and tailoring the tour specifically for the day. It was a small group, only 5 people and it was...More

2  Thank Areej A
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wonderful review! We want to thank you once more for taking the time to give us a perfect rate and support our tour! Fenia loved to read that she met your expectations and conducted such an immersive tour! We hope that you'll soon come back...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vasilis, the guide, granted us a few unforgettable hours with his knowledge, warmth, professionalism and great love of Athens.More

1  Thank Hanan S
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We really want to thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review! Your support means a lot to us! It makes us so glad to read that you really enjoyed your tour with Vasilis! We hope to see you again in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We learned so much history and he was eager to tell us all about it. Explained in detail the changing of the guards, the gardens, acropolis, and the plaza district. Was a very small group which was very nice. Afterward he gave us a bunch...More

1  Thank Jennifer L
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Our Team wants to thank you so much for taking the time to review and highly recommend our walking tour to other travelers!!! Your support really means a lot to us! We loved to read that you truly enjoyed your tour with Vasilis and wish...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I registered for a tour for 11th March expecting either Jim or Vasilis to show up as the tour guide. Instead Fenia showed up as guide. We had to wait a few minutes to see if anybody else will be joining but turns up that...More

2  Thank JayceeBergen
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AngelosUFT, Support at Urban Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Our team and especialy Fenia is so thrilled to receive such an awesome feedback! We really want to thank you for taking the time to write and support our tour! It really means a lot! We are so happy with the fact that you found...More

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Siobhan A
March 28, 2018|
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Response from AngelosUFT | Property representative |
Dear Siobhan, thank you for reaching us! We are sorry but currently we only offer only one morning tour starting everyday at 9:45 a.m. from a city central location.
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Sahir N
May 16, 2017|
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Response from AngelosUFT | Property representative |
Good Evening and thank you for reaching us! Among other local spots our walk includes several historical landmarks such us: Hadrian's Arch - Greek and Roman Agora - Tower of the Winds - Plaka - Syntagma Square - Parliament... More
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