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Athens Legends: Gods and Myths Private Tour

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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: George Mason University, 4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA

    Start your tour at Panepistimio metro station, opposite the National Library of Greece

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: National Library of Greece, 32 Panepistimiou Street, Athens 106 79 Greece

    Walk along the trilogy of buildings representing the Greek Gods and philosophers of Greece

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Central Market Athens, Monastiraki Greece

    Stroll along the former street of the stock market and hear the story of the God of commerce

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Varvakios Central Market, Athinas 42, Athina 105 51, Greece

    Next visit the Varvakious market representing the Goddess of hunting and the God of the sea

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Masjid Al-Salam Mosque, 9 Galaxia, Athens 117 45 Greece

    Head towards the colorful and fragrant spice market

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Monastiraki, Athens Greece

    Hear the story of God Hephaestus at the local flea market.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Tower of the Winds, Aiolou, Athina 105 55, Grecia, Athens 10555 Greece

    Stroll past the must see Tower of Winds

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Plaka, Athens 10556 Greece

    Continue to the colorful area of Plaka for stories about the God of Art

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Anafiotika, Athens 105 58 Greece

    Check out the skyline of Athens at Anafiotika and hear the legends of Zeus

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    University, Athens 106 79, Greece
    Return Details
    Plaka, Athens, Greece
    • 1 non-alcoholic drink included
    • Private tour
    • Local guide
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Hotel pick-up and drop off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    We had the most wonderful tour in Athens with Ioannis. A perfect ending to our stay in Athens, although I recommend to do a tour with Ioannis at the beginning of a trip to Athens, this way one can visit everything in depth.
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    We had a very short stay in Athens and decided it would be best to take a guide to get the most out of the few hours we had in the afternoon. We were right as we had a really pleasant and informative walk with Vicky in the historical center. She talked not only about Gods &
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    We are a family of 5 and we had an excellent morning with Ioannis as our guide on the Gods, Myths and Legends tour. Ioannis was punctual, friendly and has great knowledge of Athens and its history. He connected with our children and told the stories in a way that it was
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    Unfortunately, we did not have a good experience on this tour. Dimitrios was our guide and we spend 3-1/2 hours walking around Athens hearing more about his political and historical opinions than we did about Greek gods - the entire tour, we heard exactly two myths. I don't
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    My evening walk tour with Ioannis, was great. I wish I would have done it straight away when I arrived in Athens. Very likely you want to go back to the areas he shows you. You get it all, education on greek mythology and history, good conversations and fun. Ioannis is an
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