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Marathon Private Day Trip with lunch provided by Private Tours Athens

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Marathon Private Day Trip with lunch

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Overview
Uncover the history of the battle of Marathon, the most important of the ancient years on this private, full-day tour from Athens! Enjoy a magnificent tour to Marathon and visit the birthplace of the Marathon Race and the Marathon Dam, the only marble dam in the world! Your first stop is Lake Marathon, of immense natural beauty. You can have a coffee or a snack at the cafe (own expense) and stroll leisurely toward Marathon Dam the world’s only marble dam. Second stop the Museum which houses findings from the Battle of Marathon and the Egyptian temple. Then visit the tomb of Plateis who fought with the Athenians at the historic battle. Third stop the Tomb of the Athenians, the burial mound which is the final resting place of 192 soldiers who died in the Battle of Marathon. Final stop lunch at a Greek tavern, with traditional delicacies. Note that the driver/guide cannot escort you inside inside the Museum and the Archaeological Site. You can book extra a licensed guide if you want.
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  • 1
    Marathon Lake
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 2
    Archaeological Museum of Marathon
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Marathon Tomb
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Marathon
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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Important Information
Duration
6h
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Eat like a local at a traditional Greek tavern.
  • Professional English speaking driver
Exclusions
  • Coffee or beverages at the lake
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Licensed Guide
  • Entry/Admission - Archaeological Museum of Marathon
  • Entry/Admission - Marathon Tomb
  • Entry/Admission - Marathon
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Private Tours Athens
Lizette
Johannesburg, South Africa
40
Authentic Greek Hospitality
This was Greek hospitality at it's best! If I could choose again, this tour would be the only tour I would spend
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Olivia
10
Outstanding tour!!
This tour was a wonderful way to begin our vacation- great intro to the city, it’s history and it’s delicious
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Celeste A
70
Enjoy the food tour
I joined this food tour and I had a really nice time! Konstantinos was an excellent host and guide, very kind!
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rovasp
Sydney, Australia
10
True Athenian stroll
We had a blast! I highly recommend this tour to everyone who whats to explore real Athenian tastes and see all the
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Theo
11
Very impressed
Excellent Food Tour. Food was amazing and drinks were awesome. This delicious walk through Athens’ historic center
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theot72
Athens, Greece
20
A not to be missed experience!
it was a very authentic tour in Athens food places. Excellent experience for Athens visitors. I definitely
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Elidon SPIROPALI
10
Athens Food Hopping Tour
Vicky was amazing and the food was beyond what me and my wife expected. We walked through several neighborhoods
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alexiamag
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
75
Amazing food tour 🙂
This was the best food tour we had! Much better than we could have imagined. We had a great guide vicky and she
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Mariza Pagalou
Crete, Greece
10
Private tour Athens
Our guide Konstantinos was amazing! The group was small and we learned a lot about the Greek food and the habits
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Joe T
10
Great tour
Excellent tour. Sotiris was a great guide. He is very knowledgeable and personable. He made it very enjoyable. I
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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