- Duration: 4 Hours
- Location: Athens
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Join us for the mythology walking tour of Athens and discover the Greek myths that dress up the glorious city. From the notoriously unfaithful Zeus to Dionysus birth tale, Greek mythology is full of drama and plot twists. Get the chance to visit the Acropolis and the Ancient Agora of Athens & discover the places that reveal dramatic tales while getting to the core of the myths that unfold timeless universal truths.
What to expect
Strolling around Athens and looking at the remnants of glorious Greek myths, you will get to think that Gods in Greek mythology used to really mess everything up! Your local guide will entertain you with mythological fun facts of the mystery places you will encounter and give you great insight of the context in which those myths were created.
During the four-hour Athens mythology tour, follow the Greek mythological traces around the Acropolis Hill and get to know the high spiritual significance that the sacred rock had to Athenians. Explore the secrets of the Ancient Agora of Athens, the “place to be” in ancient Athens. Wander around the alleys of Plaka, the oldest surviving part of Modern Athens and find out where ancient Athenians used to worship their Gods. Delve into panoramic views of the city in Areopagus (the Mars Hill) – the place where God Ares (Mars) was put on a trial in a proper court of Gods for a murder! Who did he kill and why?
Finishing up our tour, make a last stop-and-stare at the Panathenaic Way and find out what myths cultivated famous happenings at this place thousands of years ago. So, don’t think about it! Get on board and come with us for an unforgettable journey to mythical Athens!