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Marathon Thermopylae Delphi (One day tour - 12 hours)

Marathon -Thermopylae - Delphi tour starts from Athens. Suggested departure time 7.30 am (do not hesitate to request another terminal)... Visit the battlefields of Marathon and the tombs of the Athenian soldiers who died in the battle. We will drive to Marathon bay, and maybe see the killing marshes ...next we will visit the Marathon museum 6km farther...

Marathon Beach
Thermopylae

Leave Marathon for the drive to Thermopylae stopping to see the statue of Leonidas. This is a tour strictly to see the battlefields and the scenery, there are few ancient ruins to see. The morphology of the ground has changed due to erosion by rain and sea. You can still get a good idea of how the battle must have been and where it to