Athens Mythological Tour: Boudoir of the Gods

Athens Mythological Tour: Boudoir of the Gods

40.00

Location: Athens City Center

Duration: 2.5 hours. Monday, Wednesday and Sunday at 5pm

Group size: up to 8 people

Suitable for: 7+ years old

Languages: English, Greek

Description:

Walk with us at one of the most beautiful spots of Athens as we share stories of gods and humans. Dive into a world of transformations, seductions and deceptions, godly affairs and divine punishments. Learn how the Ancient Greeks used to explain natural or even social phenomena through myths and legends!

You may know something about the feats of ancient gods, heroes and mythical beasts, but behind these tales of epic proportions lies a whole menagerie of jealousy, passions and vengeful pride. As you walk the ancient paths, you will enjoy a stroll around the city and admire some of the most important landmarks of Athens. In this mythological tour, you will learn interesting stories about how satyrs, nymphs and gods chased one another, loved and fought. You will find out about Zeus and his fury against the human race and learn how humans survived the rage of the Father of Gods. You will then stroll around the most beautiful neighborhood of Athens while you learn interesting facts about the city and its legends. During your walk in Plaka, you will have the chance to see some of the fascinating monuments on your way to Roman Agora. You will also find out the technological background of Ancient Greeks and the myths about the city and the Gods.

Check out some jaw-dropping views of Athens and learn more about the interaction between humans and Gods in Ancient Greece. Capture some of the most beautiful photos of Acropolis and check out the stories of Muses on Philopappou Hill. Aside from its historical value, it is a haven for Athenians and tourists alike for its tranquility, beauty and the exquisite view. Visit Herodion, one of the most beautiful ancient theaters right under the shade of Acropolis.

Let your imagination travel to a time when Greek gods shared the same desires and passions as humans. Enjoy a fascinating mythological walk around Athens where the past meets the present.

Highlights:

  • Discover the innermost secrets of one of the oldest pantheons in the world.

  • Stroll along Philopappou Hill, one of the most beautiful and vibrant areas of Athens.

  • Find out interesting facts about the life of Ancient Greeks.

  • Immerse yourself in a panoramic view of the entire city, from mountain to shore.

  • Learn about the social customs and the daily life of the Athenians.

What's included

Mythology story-telling/narration by an expert.

What's excluded

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Access to archaeological sites

  • Gratuities

  • Food & drinks

Practical info

We recommend for all participants to wear comfortable clothes and shoes.

Meeting point: outside the Acropolis museum, Exit Museum (street level)

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What people say about this activity:

"I took part in the "Boudoir of the Gods" tour. If you're interested in Greek mythology, this is a tour for you! We enjoyed a beautiful walk on Philopappou hill with an amazing view, while our awesome guides-narrators brought to life unknown and...funny stories about the ancient Greek Gods! Certainly an unforgettable experience that ended the best way, at the top of the hill with a glass of wine while watching the sunset! Thank you guys! Looking forward to the next tour!" Kiki N.

Cancellation policy: Full refund is provided in case you cancel at least 24 hours before the realization of the tour.

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