Tour of Exarchia square. Plenty of street art and history. Tour is provided by a local artist for an original urban tour of counterculture Athens.
Exarheia Square is a neighbourhood right in the centre of Athens.
It is considered a cult and urban part of the city, the home of the poets, authors, actors, all types of artists considered Exarheia their home therefore the neighbourhood was known as the area of artists and intellectuals. There are many cafes, bars and little tavernas, but the most important is the art and graffiti that surrounds the area.
Exarheia is known for its beautiful pieces of art. Some may say it is the heart and soul of free artistic expression. The art can vary from political to social messages, or to just pieces of pure art. Some of the greatest graffiti artists of Europe, have visited Exarheia and left their mark.