Three reasons to go
- Wander around Marathon Lake, home to a huge dam and peaceful scenery.
- Visit the Archaeological Museum of Marathon which features a rare finds and trophies room.
- Get off the beaten track and explore Schinias National Park home to foxes, reptiles, turtles and more.
How to get there
Take a bus marked 'Marathóna' from Athens Bus station. You'll arrive in approximately 60 minutes.
Hire a car and drive northeast out of Athens. You'll arrive in approximately 60 minutes (distance of 53km from city centre).
Located around 53km northeast of Athens.