The city of Athens is honoured to host many exceptional – Unesco World Heritage Sites & Monuments.
It’s important that you can see and walk aside these masterpieces of art; but what is really amazing is that you can feel the vibes of the beginning of contemporary civilization.
We shall be glad and deeply excited to escort you to this back-tracing History & Art, trip.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
This 5-hour excursion begins with a pick-up from your accommodation in Athens. The tour is really exciting and offers a variety of interesting experiences.
Our first stop is in front of the marvelous Kallimarmaron Stadium of Athens. This ancient stadium is a real jewel in the sporting history of the Greek Capital.
After a five minute walk, we enter the site of Zeus Olympian Temple, the largest temple from Hellenistic and Roman times.
Today the temple is an open-air museum, part of the archaeological sites of Athens.
Driving through the center of the city, we pass by the Numismatic Museum, the Athens Academy and the National Library. All three buildings are great neoclassical masterpieces, and one should visit them at leisure.
We arrive at The National Archeological Museum of Athens, a marvelous museum to visit.
Take enough time to visit the unique marble jewels of the ancient Greek Art that are exhibited here. The Greek sculptors were the first to give movement to the human bodies, in their statue creations.
Leaving back the N.A.M.A, we take the road to Eleusis.
From the Homeric poem of 600 BC to date, Eleusis – the European Capital of Culture 2021, is a place full of myths and mysteries.
Goddess Demeter, her daughter Persephone and Pluto, God of Hades, are composing the myth of the re-birth of life.
We visit the archeological site and the museum and then have a short stroll in the center of the town and the small fishermen marina.
Cancel, up to 48 hours prior to setting off, for a full refund.
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