Guides' Profile Pages / PAPAROUPAS THANASIS
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Languages: French, English
Place of residence: Athens
  • Is it your first time in Greece and wish to explore every story hidden behind the Greek ancient monuments?
  • Did you find yourself lost in the picturesque narrow streets of Plaka looking for a "thread" that leads to the unforgettable experience of Greek culture and cuisine?
  • Are you in family holidays looking for a tour that will excite your children's imagination and let them amazed by the enigmatic nature of Ancient Greek Mythology?
  • Are you visiting Athens with friends for a short period wishing to get a lot out of this historic yet hectic city and you are a bit overwhelmed of what to do and see first? 

All you need is the right person

  • who will show you more than stones…  The one that will take you through all the best landmarks in the city, from the world-famous Acropolis to the birthplace of Democracy, the Ancient Agora.
  • who will help you get to know the different districts and discover where the locals hang out.
  • who will show you the way to the so-called "food heaven" and help you to find out more about the Mediterranean diet, the greek gastronomy, the wine culture and the local delicacies.
  • who knows what triggers children's imagination and has the experience to offer a  fascinating tour for all members of your family. Kids can't resist to legends and Greek mythology is one of the richest in the world!
  • who will make the best use of your valuable time in the city and help you discover with your friends the greatest monuments.

Explore the famous archeological sites and the fascinating museums and enjoy spectacular views from secret corners in a tailor-made tour with a licensed tour guide.

Get on board!


Your Guide

I was born and raised in Athens. I finished the Department of "History and Archaeology" at the National University of Athens and received a Master's Degree in Contemporary History at the "Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales" in France (Paris). I have participated in various national and international conferences. I have also worked as an associate in the History Directorate of the Hellenic Army General Staff.

I have been working as a licensed guide since 2014 in English, French and Greek. Today, I live in Athens and I work in various archaeological sites and museums all around Greece. I am passionate with my job! I enjoy meeting people from all over the world and have the opportunity and pleasure to reveal the beauties of my country to the travelers.

I have travelled all over Greece and therefore I can easily adapt to any preferences you may have. I always enjoy trying to highlight the connection of my country's rich heritage with the vivid lifestyle nowadays. Furthermore, it's always my pleasure to share my passion for contemporary and modern history. Guiding all over Greece is definitely an unforgettable journey, a unique combination of nature and antiquity. 


You can contact me via

Viber: 00306942913011
Linkedin: Thanasis Paparoupas



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