While many ancient societies had various myths, none are more prominent today than Greek myths and legends. Greek mythology is filled with legendary creatures like Cyclops and Medusa, while the gods and goddesses of Greece are immortalized through the retelling of their trials and conquests, inspiring some of the greatest fictional tales from Achilles’ superhuman powers to Athena’s olive tree. Ancient temples dedicated to Greek mythology figures can be discovered throughout the country. One of the best ways to explore this storied land is by following in the footsteps of the ancient gods for a grand tour of the fascinating legends and lore.
From the iconic Parthenon that looms over the capital city to Mount Olympus and Delphi, the site revered by the Greeks as the center of the Earth, get ready for an unforgettable adventure into the magical world of the ancients as you discover mythology in Greece.