Interactive Greek Mythology Tour

Begin the tour at the Parthenon
Greece has some of the richest mythology of any nation on earth. The legacy is one of tall tales and legends, gods and monsters. There's no better way to glean insight into this complex lore than on the streets of the capital city of Athens, where ancient ruins tell the stories. This mythology tour is perfect for the whole family, as it's led by a guide specializing in children's education. It starts at the Acropolis with a visit to the Parthenon and other sites. At each stop, your guide will recount the classic legends of battles between gods and giants for control of the world.

Next, you'll visit the National Gardens, Athens' centrally located and expansive park. Here, professional actors reenact stories of classic Greek adventures amid the colorful oleanders, tall palms, and green pine trees. The tour also includes a puzzle challenge that represents the contest between Athena and Poseidon for the heart of the Athenian people.

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Itineraries with Interactive Greek Mythology Tour

Family Holiday in Athens & Nafplio - 10 Days

Blend education and relaxation with this itinerary for the whole family. You'll explore the streets and archaeological sites of Athens with interactive tours and hands-on experiences. Then, head to coastal Nafplio for some shore time and a glimpse into Greek agriculture that can be enjoyed by travelers of any age.

Family Adventures in Athens and the Cyclades - 15 Days

The Cyclades aren't just for honeymooners; you can take the whole family on this 15-day trip through some of Greece's most famous islands. After your arrival in Athens, you'll set sail to Mykonos to cruise around the beaches and out to the historic site at Delos. Busy Naxos is up next with biking, horseback riding, and even more beaches before you go over to Santorini to experience the caldera from all sides.