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Monday, 30th of October, 9am-4pm
Walking Lecture “Grand Tour of Athens & the Lost River” (extended & adapted to meet preferences). This tour takes a very close look into Athenian history. Greek and Roman ruins; medieval churches; Ottoman mosques; stately neoclassical edifices; vibrant city squares; modern day condominiums and colourful markets. Over the course of the walk, you will decipher how the city as a whole has been planned and built as well as the institutions, individuals, and visionaries who are a part of its long, compelling story. The walk draws on various themes such as history, philosophy, architecture & current matters.
Appointed expert: Nicolas Nicolaides ( 0030 6974581273)
Rate per group: € 260

Wednesday, 1st November, 9am-2pm 
Walking Lecture “Acropolis Hill, Museum & Agora” .This walk visits the Acropolis with the Parthenon as its crown jewel and the nearby sites, including the Ancient Agora of Athens, concluding with a visit to the Acropolis museum, designed by Swiss architect Bernard Tschumi. The itinerary will be led by a certified archaeologist & art historian. 
Appointed guide: Demetra Ignatiou (0030 6994980883)
Rate per group: € 280

4-4.30pm: Project visit at atelier66

Thursday, 2nd November, 9am-12pm
Walking Lecture “Urban fermentations” (extended/ including project visits). Focuses on the social zymoses and mutations in the former productive areas of Metaxourgheio, Kerameikos & Victoria. It tells a story of successive expansion, dislocation and gentrification by providing a deeper insight into the current urban geography of developing territories & social cultures of the centre.The itinerary will be led by an architecture theorist. Project visit: City Plaza Hotel/ Refugee Accommodation & Solidarity Space,
Rate per group: € 210



  1. All rates are in EUR and include VAT 24%, design & processing fees and all legal charges.
  2. Our team shall appoint a dedicated project leader who will give you regular reports on the progress of your trip agenda.
  3. The above time slots are indicative and are subject to change according to your preferences.
  4. Entrance tickets to sites are not included in the above quote.
  5. Kindly note that reduced or free admission is granted to beneficiaries (students & escorts)  upon the presentation of ID card or passport.
  6. A processing fee 2% applies for payments via our secure web system. 
  7. Food & drinks are not included in the above quote.

Additional Services included in the above quote:

  • Project visit arrangement (atelier66 & City Plaza)
  • Big Olive memorabilia