Athens & Marathon Tour

Tour Duration

8 Hours

Tour Availability

Daily

Pick Up

Pick up from hotel, port or apartment.

Athens&Marathon tour,Temple of Hephestus

Experience a full day Athens tour which combines monuments of Athens and Marathon. Acropolis,Parthenon (perfection in architecture) – temple of Zeus(one of the biggest temples in history) – Panathenaic Stadium(the only stadium build by marble) – Plaka area – Monastiraki(flea market) – Lycabetus hill (247 m.high) – Parliament with the famous Royal guards and the new Acropolis museum.

We continue our tour driving 42 km outside Athens to visit the famous Marathon were in 490 BC Athenians battled against the Persian army, after the Persian defeat ,Pheidippides ran 42 km continuously to Athens to say to the Athenians that they won the Persians. This attempt inspired many people to run 42 km every year from the same location as Pheidippides did 2500 years ago. We will see tomb of Athenian soldiers and the battlefield and also we will visit the Archaeological site of Artemida, were you will see Temple of Artemis and the Museum. Finally we drive back to Athens.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Acropolis
  • Temple of Zeus
  • Stadium
  • Marathon Route
  • Battlefield
  • Vravrona

INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS

  • PICK UP/DROP OFF FROM HOTEL, PORT OR APARTMENTYES
  • ENGLISH SPEAKING DRIVER-GUIDE YES
  • COLD WATER YES
  • FREE WIFI YES
  • ENTRANCE FEES NO
  • LICENSED GUIDE NO
  • MEALS AND DRINKS NO
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