Marathon presents an outstanding natural landscape . It is the only artificial lake in Attica ( Dam Marathon ) , rich green, fertile valley and 12 km of sandy beach in historic bay of Marathon.
Nature richly endowed Marathon is remarkable diversity natural beauties such as the gorge of wine and the unique pine forest with pine , one of the few Mediterranean and the wetlands of Schinias (National Park) .
Marathon besides the natural beauty , has a rich historical and cultural past.
The Marathon name – unique name that carries Olympic event , it is known to ends of the world . Its geographic position and fertile soil , made the ideal place Marathon for the development of peaceful human activity and made him in the step Attica, for the reception of culture from prehistoric times .
Highlight the history of the battle in 490 BC , when the Athenians proponents of all Greeks , prevented eastern despotism and preserved not only Greek , but also European culture .
We starts from the part that you specify and continues northeast where after 40 km and duration about 1 hour reaches the city of Marathon . We have the opportunity to admire the Archaeological Museum and the archaeological site in the city of Marathon. The trophies of the battle Marathon is our next stop , the continuity , the archaeological site of Rhamnus where is the sanctuary of Nemesis and Thetis .
The beach of Shinias fascinates and if we are doing the swim and enjoy the clear waters .
The Tour lasts 5 hours .
Wear comfortable clothes and trainers, also a hat and sunglasses. Photographing of the sites is allowed.
We use German new brand car, with a fluent speaker of English driver.
The drivers cannot enter archaeological sites or museums, this can only be done by accredited tour guides, therefore there is an extra charge for this service.
Regional taxes, VAT, fuel, tools and luggage charge are all included in the above.
Admission tickets for the museums, beverages, meals accommodation and / or gratuities are NOT included in the above.
The above prices concern the vehicle and are not per person.
Departure at 08.30 am — Return at 14.30 pm (6 hours)
Taxi sedan, 1-4 people 145€.
For a minivan (5-7 people), or for a minibus (8-11 people) please contact us.