Athens In-App Audio Tour: a City Walk Through the Ages

About this activity

Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in English
Route length: 3 km
Duration 1h 30m
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

Tour preview

Hosted by WeGoTrip
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  • Peel the layers of 2,500-years history as you walk through Athens with your own in-app audio tour
  • Stroll through the bustling Syntagma Square and learn how it became the “birthplace of democracy”
  • Enter the opulent Metropolitan Cathedral and see how the Orthodox rituals differ from the Catholic
  • Discover the ancient Roman ruins of the Hadrianapolis – the heritage of the glorious emperor
  • Get lost in the maze of whitewashed houses and flowers in the charming Anafiotika neighborhood
This enlightening self-guided audio tour of Athens will delve you into an awe-inspiring 2,500-year journey through its storied history. Athens is not only about the Acropolis though its awe-inspiring remnants dominate the skyline. Athens is also a bustling metropolis where the pedestrian-friendly nucleus buzzes with shops, churches, and quaint cafes exuding an enchanting atmosphere. Have a walk through the city with your own in-app audio tour and immerse yourself in the essence of this global capital, a cradle of Western civilization and the cherished abode of more than a third of Greece's population. The tour begins at the contemporary Syntagma Square where guards march in front of the Parliament. The tour then meanders through the captivating old Plaka district where you will have a full immersion into daily routine of the Athenians. After visiting the imposing Cathedral, you will have a walk to the Hadrian's Arch, and then, ascend the Acropolis slope to revel in splendid vistas of the charming Anafiotika neighborhood, before a leisurely descent to the Roman Forum accompanied by immersive audio commentary. Culminate your exploration at the vibrant Monastiraki Square, nestled in the pulsating heart of activity, in close proximity to the Ancient Agora, culinary delights, vibrant markets, and accessible Metro connections. To optimize your experience, opt for a morning or evening stroll, as numerous historic churches are inaccessible from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

What's included

  • Downloadable multimedia audio tour on WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Offline functionality, audio narration, photos, and written text explanations
  • Recommendations on the authentic Greek souvenirs and places to try souvlaki and gyros
  • Tips on the spots with the best city views
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions on the route
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Syntagma Square
Greece, Athens
Monastiraki Square
Apollonos, 21
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
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