Private Tour to Elefsina: Mysteries in Ancient times

4 hr

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Stop At: Archaeological Site and Museum of Eleusis, Perikleous 10, Elefsina 192 00 Greece

Meet your local guide and driver at your hotel and drive in a climate-controlled minivan northwest of Athens to Elefsina (Eleusis). This 4-hour private tour allows flexibility and personalized attention from your guide. Following the ancient route of Iera Odos, you’ll learn about the Eleusinan Mysteries, sacred rites and rituals that were...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Archaeological Site and Museum of Eleusis, Perikleous 10, Elefsina 192 00 Greece

Meet your local guide and driver at your hotel and drive in a climate-controlled minivan northwest of Athens to Elefsina (Eleusis). This 4-hour private tour allows flexibility and personalized attention from your guide. Following the ancient route of Iera Odos, you’ll learn about the Eleusinan Mysteries, sacred rites and rituals that were performed in honor of the goddess Demeter. Your guide will give you a detailed understanding of the complex myths and stories of Elefsina. Upon arriving at Elefsina’s archaeological site, delve into the fascinating ruins of this ancient city. Admire the Roman courtyard with the temple of Artemis Propylaea and examine the remains of a fountain and two triumphal arches. Enter the sanctuary of the Greater Propylaea, near the preserved Kallichoron Well. Continue on to the Lesser Propylaea, and the Telesterion, the main temple of Demeter and the center of the Eleusinan Mysteries. As you wander through the ruins, your guide will explain the significance of each, deepening your understanding of this spiritual city. At the conclusion of the tour, your vehicle will return you to your Athens hotel.

Duration: 2 hours

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Important Details

Included
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Transportation by luxury air conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees
  • Professional & licensed guide
  • Local taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Archaeological Site and Museum of Eleusis
Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
Departure Point
Athanasiou Diakou 26, Athina 117 43, Greece

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up/drop off service from/to Athens centrally located hotels.

Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.