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Private Mythology Tour of the Acropolis, Acropolis Museum and Temple of Zeus

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Stop At: Acropolis, via Dionysiou Areopagitou str., Athens 105 58 Greece

Ascend to the slopes of the Acropolis rock, finding yourself at the Theater of Dionysus, the place where ancient theater got glorified. Passing by the Asklepieion, listen to the healing secrets of Asclepius, the mythological figure who was punished by Zeus for his supernatural remedies. Your path to Acropolis will soon unfold before you; stand in awe at the Propylaea, the impressive marble gate of the hill, and learn the stories of Athena Nike, the victorious deity worshiped by the Athenians. Parthenon, the monument that encapsulates the principals and values of western civilisation is your next stop, where mythology was put under the service of the city of Athens. Continue by visiting the Erechtheion, the cult temple of Athena, and the actual place where according to ancient Athenians, the battle of Athena and Poseidon took place.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Acropolis Museum, Dionysiou Areopagitou 15, Athens 117 42 Greece

Acropolis Museum hosts some of the most impressive artefacts of the ancient Greek world, therefore your journey will take you there where your guide will show you statues and artefacts connected to some of the most loving and horrifying stories

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Olympian Zeus, Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas Leoforos Amalias, Athens 105 57 Greece

Finish your Athens Mythology Tour from the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the wondrous monument that was designed to be the largest temple in Greece. Your erudite and charismatic guide will be your personal storyteller as you learn about the adventurous birth and life tales of the father of 12 Olympian gods.

Duration: 30 minutes
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Reviewed June 30, 2019

Our guide Ava was awesome! She met us at our hotel and too us to all of the large sites on the Acropolis, as well as the Museum and the Temple of Zeus. She was extremely knowledgeable, spoke great English and was as sweet as...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Greeking T, Owner at Greeking.me, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments on your experience with us! Making sure that our travelers don't waste any time waiting for the Acropolis tickets is something very important and we are glad that you found this and the whole tour awesome! We wish you...More

Reviewed April 28, 2019

We had a great time on the tour! Wonderful experience, our guide was very knowledgeable and professional, and spoke very well with great insights into the history & mythology. And the photos look great! I would definitely recommend it to others visiting Greece!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Greeking T, Owner at Greeking.me, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2019

We are delighted to hear that you had such a good time on our Mythology tour and we hope to see you back in Athens sometime :) Thank you very much for your review!

Reviewed April 26, 2019

Despite torrential rain that made it difficult to actually walk around the Acropolis, our tour was really great thanks to our guide. Vicky was hands down the best guide we have ever had. In addition to being incredibly knowledgable, she was absolutely wonderful with our...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Greeking T, Owner at Greeking.me, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2019

Thank you very much for your review Carrie! Vicky is indeed an excellent guide and we take pride in the family orientation that characterizes all of our guides :) We love to hear that everyone in your family, including our little guests, had such fun...More

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