Take a journey through time to the legendary battles in Ancient Greece and through two world wars, exploring Greek military history. Discover what life was really like during conflicts on this enlightening war secrets tour.
What to Expect
Spend a day exploring the wartime history of Greece from antiquity to the present day. The Athens wartime history tour starts off at the National War Museum which exhibits a wealth of interesting military artifacts, some dating back to ancient times. There is a vast range of documents, books and information relating to the nation's many war memorials.
Next up is a visit to the Averoff battleship museum which shows compelling images of life in the Hellenic Navy during conflict. It has many intuitive displays and very educational for history buffs.
Finally, there will be a stop to pay respects at the Phalero War Cemetery which is the sombre home for over 2,000 allied soldiers who lost their lives during two world wars. It is beautifully maintained and a fitting tribute to the fallen.
- Entrance fees to museum
- Entrance fees to battleship
- Tour leader assistance
- Private transfer service