Explore Athens' Past: A Mythical Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 10 km
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Duration 2h
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore ancient myths with In-App Audio Tour
  • See soldiers dance at Syntagma Station
  • Feel small under Zeus's Temple columns
  • Admire playscapes of Greek theatre
  • Discover democracy on Pnyx Hill
Embark on a captivating journey into the heart of historical Athens with this self-guided audio tour. Perfect for anyone intrigued by ancient myths, architecture, and the origins of democracy, the tour is designed for a traveler stepping into the city's rich past for the first time. Starting at the bustling Syntagma Station, the route weaves through iconic landmarks, from the evocative ruins that gaze over the city to serene spots where you can reflect on the grandeur of ancient civilizations. The tour concludes with a pleasant stroll along Aeropagitou Street, where the stone path echoes with the whispers of history, encircling the mighty Acropolis. Along the path from the ever-watchful Parliament House to the shaded comfort of the National Garden, this adventure is punctuated with unmissable sights: the grand Arch of Hadrian that stands as a gateway to history, the soaring columns of the Temple of Olympian Zeus invoking awe, and the hallowed slopes of Filopappou Hill offering panoramic views. The enchanting Acropolis Museum also beckons, housing treasures from the city's golden age. Prepare to lose yourself in the powerful tales of ancient theaters and hallowed temples. By the journey's end, unforgettable images are sure to be etched in memory: the silent salute to the Unknown Soldier, the robust stones of the Acropolis, and the harmonious blend of nature and mythology at the National Garden.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Syntagma Station and The Changing of the Guard
Syntagma metro station, Athina, Greece
Filopappou Hill
Philopappos Hill, Φυλής 215, Athina 117 41, Greece
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