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Greece Marathon 2500th Anniversary

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 5 - 10 day(s)
Group Size: 5 - 30 people
Destination(s): Greece  
Specialty Categories: Running  
Season: November
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 1400 Euro (EUR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 2630 Euro (EUR)

The marathon was born in Greece in 490 BC. When a soldier named Phidippides ran from the fields of Marathon to Athens to inform the Athenians of the victory over the Persians. The race is for marathon runners and power walkers, plus a 10 km race and 5 km race for youth. We offer 5-day tour packages including race registration, accommodations, Acropolis tour, two dinners and other amenities. Come on the post-race 4-nights Antiquities Tour to legendary archaeology sites in the Peloponnese. Non-running partners welcome.

Athens Marathon Includes:
- Registration filing and registration fees to Athens Classic Marathon
- Welcome toast
- Pre-Race pasta dinner
- Post-Race Victory dinner with traditional Greek music and dance
- Massage after Race (first come - first serve)
- Support/Sweep vehicle
- Tour Leader handling logistics
- Map of the region
- 2 hour Acropolis Tour with professional guide
- 2 hour Athens Walking Tour to special sites (actual walking time about 2.45 hours)
- Entrance fees to Acropolis and surrounding ruins
- Excursion to Sounio, Temple of Poseidon, Marathon and Race Route with lunch in Rafina
- Entry fee to Temple of Poseidon
- Trip packet with useful and interesting information
- Gratuities, tips and VAT taxes
- 4 nights accommodations in 4 star hotel. Tasteful, clean, air-conditioned, private bath, abundant hospitality, comfort, includes breakfast. Tour price based on double occupancy. Check single supplement price for a single room.

Athens Marathon Excludes:
- Airfare to/from Greece
- Transfers to/from airport
- All lunches and dinners Days 1 and 2
- Travel insurance.

Optional Offers:
- Airport transfer: Private transfer from Athens Airport to Athens hotel. You are met at the arrivals exit by one of our team holding a sign with your name on it. We wait for you regardless of how late your plane may be. No waiting for other participants' arrival in designated time periods. 170 euros per 1-4 persons. Same offer applies for private transfer on Day 5 from Athens hotel to Airport.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

- All prices in euros and based on double occupancy
- Single supplements available
- Maximum cost includes Peloponnese Antiquities Tour.