Boeotia | Taken from the myth

Boeotia | Taken from the myth

Free

  • Self-guided audio tour
    Follow the story at your own pace
  • English, Ελληνικά
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Boeotia | Taken from the myth

Overview

  • 2h 40min
  • 20 stories
  • 86km distance
  • 17 stops

Travellers will pass by the places where Hercules and Oedipus were born, where Rhea deceived Cronos and the faithful took an oath of silence; and where the Graces (Charites) bathed Aphrodite in the holy springs, and believers worshiped the deities Kabiros, Pais and Kabiria Demeter.

Preview

Nea Odos

Nea Odos has undertaken the study, planning, construction, operation, administration and maintenance of the “Ionian Road” project. A breathtaking project covering a total length of 380klm.

The location

Address

Ancient Tanagra is located on Grimada Hill in a distance of 5km south of Schimatari

Starting point

Monastery of Osios Loukas the Steiriotis

Areas

  • Ancient Tanagra
  • The Folklore Museum of Tanagra
  • Archaeological Museum of Schimatari
  • Thebes (entrance to the city)
  • Archaeological Museum of Thebes
  • Kavirio
  • The Valley of the Muses
  • Ancient Aliartos
  • Orchomenos
  • The Shrine of Holy Mary of Skripous
  • The Orchomenos ancient theatre
  • The vaulted tomb of Minyas
  • The lion of Chaeronea
  • Acropolis of Panopea
  • The castle of Livadia
  • Temple of Zeus Basileus
  • Monastery of Osios Loukas the Steiriotis

Important information

Recommended visiting hours

24/7 (better before sunset)

Additional admission

Ticket for the archeaological sites and museums is not included.

Know before you go

  • Mobile signal may be weak at the site(s). Download your audio tour on your smartphone prior to your visit to fully enjoy it.
  • Ensure that your smartphone is fully charged and that you bring your earphones.

Contributors and Bibliography

Contributors

  • Nea Odos
  • Diazoma
  • Clio Muse
  • Research – Authorship: Evy Papadopoulou

Download the app

To take this self-guided tour, you will need to download the Clio Muse Tours app on your iOS or Android device. Enjoy your tour!

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