Alternative Athens Myhtology Tour: Discover the greatest landmarks of Athens and their surrounding myths, and visit all the Athenian Landmarks in one tour.
* Explore all the major landmarks of ancient Athens in 4 hours.
* Learn about Greek Gods and Heroes and discover what really hides behind the universal myths.
* Understand the Ancient Greek society and what made Athens one of the greatest cities of the world and a beacon of civilisation.
* Enjoy spectacular views and discover hidden ancient corners.
If there’s one landmark you should visit in Athens, it’s the Acropolis. But why not do it in an original and fun way, by discovering the myths surrounding the major monuments of the Ancient City?
From the birth of the glorious city, through its Golden Age all the way to its downfall to the Spartan armies, this unconventional city tour will reveal the wonderful stories of Greek mythology, but also their true meaning and the historical facts behind them. You will visit all the most emblematic sites of Ancient Athens, but also less known ones, rarely visited by tourists, yet which hide marvellous treasures.
Enjoy a unique mythological tour, suitable for all ages, that will help you understand how Athens became the mythical city we know today.
Meeting/pick-up point: Right outside the main entrance door of the Temple of Olympian Zeus. The access to the entrance is from Vassilissis Olgas Avenue.
The closest metro station is Acropolis and then you’ll need to walk 8 minutes to get to the Temple’s entrance.
It might be busy outside the entrance of the Temple, so look for the guide with the sign.
Duration: 4 hours.
Start/opening time: Daily at 9:30am.
Languages: English and French.
Others: Not included: entry fees, food and drinks, gratuities (optional).