Welcome to Marathon

Just don't show up and say 'Mar-a-thon' like it's a race. If you want to fit in 'round these parts you've got to say 'Mar-a-thun' – and it helps if you're wearing a hat and give a friendly nod each time you say it.

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1 Day Key West Sightseeing Tour from Miami(Small group, Free time on the island)

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Seven Mile Bridge, Marathon, Florida Keys, FloridaThe Seven Mile Bridge is a bridge in the Florida Keys, in Monroe County, Florida, United States. It connects Knight's Key in the Middle Keys to Little Duck Key in the Lower Keys.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, Key West, Florida Keys, FloridaThe Ernest Hemingway House was the residence of author Ernest Hemingway in Key West, Florida, United States. It is at 907 Whitehead Street, across from the Key West lighthouse, close to the southern coast of the island. On November 24, 1968, it was designated a U.S. National Historic Landmark.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Southernmost Point, Key West, Florida Keys, FloridaThe Southernmost Point Buoy is an anchored concrete buoy in Key West, Florida, marking the southernmost point in the continental United States, the lowest latitude land of contiguous North American States. It is 18 feet above sea level.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Sunset Pier, Key West, Florida Keys, FloridaRelaxed dockside seafood eatery at the Ocean Key Resort & Spa with water views, drinks & live music.Duration: 1 hourPass By: Harry S. Truman Little White House, Key West, Florida Keys, FloridaThe Harry S Truman Little White House in Key West, Florida was the winter White House for President Harry S Truman for 175 days during 11 visits. The house is located in the Truman Annex neighborhood of Old Town, Key West.

$84.93 Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour to Key West from Marathon

HIGHLIGHTSWorld-Famous Key West SunsetSee Key West's iconic attractionsLots of free time in Key WestDesignated driverNarrated tourIt's not an ordinary sightseeing tour. It's an extraordinary road trip among friends who just haven't met yet. You depart Marathon in a comfortable 15-passenger, air-conditioned van, and you'll travel over 20+ bridges on the Overseas Highway. Your driver is also your friendly local tour guide that entertains you with interesting stories and fun facts with a headset microphone set to a comfortable audio level. You are encouraged to ask questions and make comments and observe the wildlife and interesting sightings along the way.  See the Southernmost Point, Hemingway's House, Mile Marker Zero, Sloppy Joe's, and Mallory Square and then enjoy approximately 3 hours of free time in Key West to do whatever it is you want. Add a sunset sail, Key West attraction, or a dinner cruise to enhance your experience. Arrive back in Marathon about 2 hours after sunset. You'll be picked up at your accommodations in Marathon or other specified location of your choosing. You'll receive an email with your pick-up time the day before your tour.Bottled water is available en route.

$1138.42 Private & Custom Tours

Tribute to Marathon

We will start our tour at the marathon museum 42 km from the city center. We will continue to the tumulus of the 192 Athenian soldiers dead during the battle. We will study all the battle models before visiting the actual battle field. We will discuss the historical impact in front of the trophy the Athenians build for their victory. Our next stop is the museum of the modern Olympics marathon race in the village of Marathon. We will end the tour at the Kallimarmaro, the marble stadium of Athens, finishing place of the original marathon races held in Athens.

$115 Cultural & Theme Tours

Chauffeured Buggy City Tour with Beach Break Inclusive of Lunch

Both the morning and afternoon chauffeured tours start right at the Cruise Port at our pickup booth on the outside. You will meet your tour guide and will be introduced to other participants that may be grouped in the same vehicle. Please note: If you do not wish to share a vehicle with strangers, you will have to purchase ALL (5) seats on the Buggy! You will receive a complimentary bottle water or soft drink and a soft pretzel item to snack on. Once that's done, we're off to see popular and historical sites & monuments such as our Parliament, The Queens staircase, Fort Fincastle, The Government House, Fort Charlotte, Atlantis, Paradise Island, Fort Montague, Beach Break, The Mall At Marathon for lunch, The World famous Straw Market and back to the Cruise port. Its going to be so much fun!You will be driven / chauffeured by one of the best and most popular  tour guides on the Island. Taxes and Lunch are all included in this Trip Advisor only Special price.

$81.64 Kid Friendly

Private Day Tour to Marathon-Thermopylae from Athens/Pireaus

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Marathon Battlefield and Museum, AtticaMarathon is is a town in Greece and the site of the battle of Marathon in 490 BCE, in which the heavily outnumbered Athenian army defeated the Persians. Legend has it that Pheidippides, a Greek herald at the battle, was sent running from Marathon to Athens to announce the victory, which is how the marathon running race was conceived in modern times.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Battlefield of Thermopylae, Thermopylae, Phthiotis Region, Central GreeceBattle of Thermopylae, (480 BCE), battle in central Greece at the mountain pass of Thermopylae during the Persian Wars. The Greek forces, mostly Spartan, were led by King Leonidas. After three days of holding their own against the Persian king Xerxes I and his vast southward-advancing army, the Greeks were betrayed, and the Persians were able to outflank them. Sending the main army in retreat, Leonidas and a small contingent remained behind to resist the advance and were defeatedDuration: 2 hours

$126.49 Private & Custom Tours

Full day Athens, Acropolis & Marathon with lunch

After having visited the Acropolis and its museum, we will depart for a short drive to Marathon city, about 40 km north from the center of Athens! First, we will visit the Marathon Lake. It is an artificial lake made in order to collect water to be used for the water supply of Athens. Then, we will the opportunity to visit the Museum of Marathon Race. The medal of the first Olympic Winner Spyros Louis is kept here as well. Afterwards, time for visit the Archaeological Museum of Marathon and then Tumulus, with nine meters height of soil that covered the 192 Athenians who fell in the victorious battle against the Persians in 490 BC.During this Athens tour you will have a full view of Athens with its historical sites and monuments such as: the Panathenian stadium, the national gallery, the archaeological museum, the national theater, Omonoia square, the open market, the national history Museum, Syntagma square, Plaka area, the major shopping district in the city centre, St. Paul's Anglican Church, the Royal gardens, the houses of parliament, the tomb of the unknown soldier, St. Denis Roman Catholic Cathedral, the academy of arts & letters, Athens University, the national library, the presidential residence (ex Royal Palace), the change of the honor guards, Zappion congress, the temple of Olympic Zeus, Hadrian's gate, the theater of Dionysus, the Asclepieum medical center, Herod Atticus Odeon, the Areios Pagos (St. Paul Acts XVII on Mars Hill) and at the afternoon tour Marathon’s Lake, Marathon’s Race museum and Marathon’s tumulus.Included: • English-speaking driver/escort • Transportation by air-conditioned, free wi-fi, nonsmoking private van/car • Lunch at local restaurant • Local taxes  Highlights: Acropolis Archaeological Site, Acropolis Museum, Parthenon, Temple of Nike, New Acropolis Museum, Panathenian Stadium, Herod Atticus Odeon, Academy of Arts & Letters, University of Athens, National Library, Hadrian's Gate, Ex Royal Palace, Parliament, Change of the Guards, Marathon’s Lake, Marathon’s Race museum and Marathon’s tumulus. Schedule Details:Daily departures except Mondays, Duration: 9-10 hoursDeparture Point: pick up service from your hotelSuggested Departure Time: 08:30 am What to bring:Comfortable footwear, Sunblock, Hat, Camera***No entrance fees are included******Professional licensed guide can be arranged on request***arathon’s tumulus.