This is a MUST do Athens tour! The Greek myths from Chaos to the birth of the Olympian gods – learn more about the Greek gods, heroes and most especially Athens, join us for a mythology walking tour. From the notoriously unfaithful Zeus to the tale of Dionysus’ birth, Greek mythology is full of drama and plot twists. Explore on this Acropolis guided tour and discover the Ancient Agora too. Marvel at the places that hold legendary myths that to this day tell us timeless, universal truths.
On this Athens tour you get a chance to meet the gods and heroes of the glorious Greek myths. Discover how Greek divinities were determinedly mischievous! Your local Mythology expert guide will entertain you with mythological fun facts about the places you will discover and give you great insight into the world of ancient Greece.
During this 4 hour Athens mythology guided tour, follow the Greek mythological traces around the Acropolis Hill and get to know the high spiritual significance that the sacred rock had to the 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. Admire the panoramic views of the city from Areopagus (Mars Hill) – the place where God Ares (Mars) was put on a trial by a court of Gods for 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 events at this place thousands of years ago. Get on board and come with us for an unforgettable journey to mythical Athens!