The Alternative Tours of Athens (ATA) are a team of architects, photographers, artists and musicians who organize open, educational, informative and entertaining tours in Athens.Use our Athens travel route planner to visit Alternative Tours of Athens on your trip to Athens, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Through a wide variety of alternative tours, the ATA promotes Athens' architecture, street and public art, social movements, bike routes,
nightlife, and creative local workshops. The ATA also publishes printed and electronic guides of Athens, co-organizes cultural events
and educational seminars.
By showcasing Athens' diverse communities, alternative landmarks, and modern city life, the ATA aims to promote culture and tourism, increasing the interaction between visitors, local residents and urban spaces.
The ATA is always working with new talent and unique ideas that bring together cultural, tourist and scientific agencies or organizations, with local businesses, training centers, authors, artists and other people that make up the bustling Greek capital.
Whether you're a first time visitor or seasoned local, we'll make sure you experience Athens like you never thought possible!
Alternative Tours of Athens Reviews
We had a great experience/immersion, with ELENI, into greek history, current economic and political crisis and the changes in society (activism) through the SYNTAGMA movement. In 2-3 hours my girlfrie... more »
We contacted Greg late one evening and asked if the Activism & Politics was available for the next day. He got back to us very quickly and arranged the tour just for us on such a short notice. Our gui... more »
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