• Tour code: 6488PRTATHMARATHON_P
  • Location: Athens, Greece
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
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Leave your cruise ship behind and uncover the captivating sights of modern and Ancient Greece on this private, half-day shore excursion. Following pickup from Piraeus Port in Athens, travel to the town of Marathon with your own driver and guide. Learn about the Battle of Marathon during a visit to the Marathon Tomb, and uncover the origins of the first ever marathon race. You’ll also head to Lake Marathon, where you’ll see the only marble dam in the world.


  • Private 4-hour shore excursion to Marathon from Athens
  • Visit Marathon Tomb and learn about the Battle of Marathon
  • Discover the origins of the very first marathon and the legend of the soldier who ran it
  • Marvel at the verdant natural beauty of Lake Marathon and Marathon Dam, the world’s only marble dam
  • Make the most of personalized commentary from your private guide
  • Covered by Viator’s worry-free policy: guaranteed on-time return to your ship

What You Can Expect

Athens Shore Excursion: Private Tour to Marathon from Athens

Learn the story behind our current marathons in this tour!

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