Alternative Exarchia

Alternative Exarchia

exarchia street art
exarchia pedestrian street
exarchia street art homeless man
exarchia street art zak
exarchia street art jungle
exarchia posters
exarchia street art smile
exarchia memorial

Forget the clichés about Greece and let’s immerse in an urban world, witness of the actual issues of the country and of an alternative way of living in the anarchist district of Exarchia!

Duration: 2h

Experience available in English, French

What we’ll do

This is Exarchia, a unique area in downtown Athens where leftist and anarchist movements meet, resisting to self-manage itself and promoting inclusion. No, this is not a ghetto, but a social melting pot.

The walk will lead you into the core of the area, to understand what it is today and the actual issues and threats, through omnipresent street art, quiet pedestrian streets, activist banners and busy recreational squares.


Good to know

What do I need to bring: Appropriate shoes and clothes for several hours walk.


Included

> English or French speaking experience leader

> The visit of the anarchist district of Exarchia

> A political and social immersion in the actual issues of Greece

Excluded

× Food & drinks

× Hotel pick up/drop off

× Personal expenses


Physical difficulty level

Easy

Maximum group size

6 persons

Minimum age of visitors

15 years old


Meeting point

We’ll meet on Korai Square (metro Panepistimio), at the entrance of the Korai Gallery and the Starbucks.

Itinerary

We will meet near the university to head to the area of Exarchia and dive into its atmosphere to wander into the quiet streets full of committed graffitis and around the impressive and highly symbolic Polytechnic School, hub of the anarchist movements.


Cancellation policy

> Cancellation more than 72 hours prior to scheduled Experience: Full refund, excluding 10% for administrative and credit card fees

> Cancellation 24 to 72 hours prior to scheduled Experience: 50% refund

> Cancellation 24 hours prior to scheduled Experience: No refund

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