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Ancient Sanctuaries A 5 Days

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The Sanctuaries of Attica are too many. We don't know exactly the number. The most important information are coming from ancient inscriptions and the ruins of temples which have found and survived. We'll visit the most important Sanctuaries of Attica with this program. We'll talk about the historical facts, the worship of the Gods and what is the deep meaning of this worship, revealing the internal codes of names, mainly with etymology. This understanding will help us in our future life.

DESTINATIONS: ATHENS and round ATTICA to the Sanctuaries of: ACROPOLIS - ANCIENT AGORA of Athens - AMFIARAEION - RAMNOUS - THORIKOS - CAPE SOUNION - ELEUSIS - ARTEMIS VAVRONIA - ARTEMIS TAVROPOLOS - APOLLON ZOSTER VOULIAGMENI.

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Apart from the tour program, lectures will be given and interactive discussions will be held, on the following topics:

1. "Gods of Ancient Greeks".

2. "Etymology of the names".

3. "The mystic meaning of the worship, of each God and the internal work that leads to self-fulfillment".

PROGRAM

1st DAY:

Arrival at Athens airport - Transfer to the center of ATHENS - Panoramic guided tour - Lunch - Hotel/Check in - Rest - In the afternoon for a walk near Acropolis. Lecture for the Gods of Ancient Greeks, to the HILL OF MOUSSES (Filopappos Hill) near Acropolis - Dinner - Overnight.

2nd DAY:

Breakfast - At 08.30 a.m. a visit to ACROPOLIS, where the Sanctuaries of Gods ATHENA PARTHENOS, ATHENA NIKE, ARTEMIS VRAVRONIA, ATHENA and POSEIDON -ERECHTHEUS, DIONYSSOS ELEUTHEREUS, ASCLEPIOS are located - A visit to ANCIENT AGORA of Athens and the Museum in ATTALOS STOA and the Sanctuary of God HEPHAISTUS, one of the best preserved temples in Greece – Lunch in PLAKA area – A visit to ACROPOLIS MUSEUM – In the evening, lecture and discussion about the etymology of the names and the deep meaning of the worship – Dinner – Free time - Overnight.

3rd DAY:

Breakfast – At 08.00 from Athens to AMFIARAEION (50 km – 1 hr). The Sanctuary of God Amfiaraos and a very important healing centre was found, here. We'll talk about the Therapist and God Amphiaraos, the history facts and the methods of therapy in ancient times and we'll stay calm to feel - From Amfiaraeion to RAMNOUS, through a forested path (43 km – 1 hr). The very important Sanctuary of Goddness NEMESSIS was found, here. Nemessis was the judgment from the Gods. The symbols of the Goddess is the measure and the bridle. We'll talk about theese symbols and the facts of history/mythology and we'll stay calm to feel - Lunch - From Ramnous to THORIKOS (70 km - 1hr )near LAVRION. Thorikos is one of the oldest settlements in Attica from the Neolithic period and the center of a Mycenaean settlement. A Sanctuary of Demeter and the Kore and ruins of a Temple from the 5th century B.C. was found here. The most important Mysteries of the Antiquity were the Mysteries of the Goddess Demeter and the Kore. We'll try to approach some symbolism - Then to CAPE SOUNION (15 km – 30 minutes ). A visit to the Temple of Poseidon and Athena. We have information about the sanctity of this area, from 8th century B.C. But the acme of the Sanctuary referred at the 5th century B.C. We'll discuss about Gods Poseidon and Athena and the facts of history - Then we'll admire the marvelous and famous sunset – Stopover for dinner on the way back to Athens (68 km – 1 ½ hr) – Free time – Overnight.

4th DAY:

Breakfast – At 08.00 from Athens to ELEUSIS (20 km – 30 minutes). The most important Sanctuary of Ancient Mysteries was found here, the Sanctuary of the Goddess Demeter and the Kore. We'll talk about some issues of Cosmogony and we'll try to approach some of the hidden meanings of Mysteries. Then we'll stay calm, to feel - From Eleusis to ARTEMIS area named from the Goddess Artemis (58 km – 45 minutes). Two important Sanctuaries were found here. There is 5 km distance between them. The Sanctuary of ARTEMIS TAVROPOLOS and the Sanctuary of ARTEMIS VRAVRONIA. A visit to both of sites and the Museum in Vravron. We'll talk about Goddness Artemis as Tavropolos and as Vravronia – Lunch – From Artemis to VOULIAGMENI area (31 km – 30 minutes). A cosmopolitan seaside resort area, where the Sanctuary of GOD APOLLON ZOSTER was found. We'll talk about it and then to the Lake of Vouliagmeni resort to enjoy a dinner. This is a picturesque and cosmopolitan place, where we could also swim. The waters of the lake are mixed both from thermal springs and the sea. Here, there is an underwater cave – From Vouliagmeni to Athens (19 km – 20 minutes) – Overnight.

5th DAY:

Breakfast – Shopping in the centre of Athens – Transfer to the airport.

Notes:

1. If you wish, you'll continue with any of our programs of tours or holidays, or following your own program.

2. During the tours, stopovers are made. In summer some of these stopovers may include beautiful spots for swimming.

3. Sometimes the discussions continue en route.

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