Apostle Paul in Athens Land Tour

4 Days Tour following the footsteps of Apostle Paul in Athens & Corinth

Ancient Corinth-Mars Hill-Acropolis-Ancient Agora

Welcome to the Apostle Paul in Athens Tour! This tour takes you on a journey through the city of Athens, where the famous Apostle Paul once walked and preached to the people of Greece.

Our tour begins at the Acropolis, the ancient citadel that dominates the Athens skyline. Here, we will explore the Parthenon, the iconic temple dedicated to the goddess Athena. From the top of the Acropolis, you’ll have breathtaking views of the city and the surrounding mountains.

Next, we’ll make our way to the Areopagus, the site where Paul famously delivered his speech to the Athenians in Acts 17. We’ll walk in the footsteps of Paul as we stand on the very spot where he once stood and proclaimed the gospel to the people of Athens. Our knowledgeable guide will provide you with insight into the cultural and historical context of Paul’s message and help you understand the impact it had on the people of Athens.

We’ll then visit the Ancient Agora, the marketplace where Paul likely spent time engaging with the people of Athens. Here, you’ll get a glimpse into daily life in ancient Greece as we explore the ruins of the marketplace and the surrounding buildings. Our guide will point out key locations where Paul may have preached and share stories about the early Christian community in Athens.

Throughout the tour, our guide will provide you with insights into the life and teachings of the Apostle Paul, as well as the cultural and historical context in which he lived. You’ll gain a deeper understanding of the impact of his message on the people of Athens and the role it played in shaping the early Christian church.

Join us on the Apostle Paul in Athens Tour and experience the rich history and culture of this iconic city through the lens of one of its most famous visitors.

  • Destination

  • Departure

    Athens, Greece
  • Included

    Our Deluxe Motorcoaches
    Our Experienced Tour Director
    Our Expert Guides
    Our Unsurpassed Service

Day 1: Arrival Athens

Today you begin your Biblical journey to Athens! Upon arrival in Athens, you will be transferred to your hotel to drop off your bags. Enjoy some free time before dinner. Overnight in Athens

Day 2: Athens & Corinth of Apostle Paul

In 51 AD, Apostle Paul traveled from Berea to Athens by boat. His boat anchored at Faliron that used to be the main port serving Athens. Apostle Paul traveled from port to Athens. While waiting for Silas & Timothy to come from Macedonia, he spent most of his time talking with citizens at the Synagogues and the Agora. The Athenians took an interest in his teachings and invited him to present it more analytical at the Aeropagus, the hill west of Acropolis. Paul stood in the midst of the Areopagus and gave his famous Aeropagus Sermon, emphasizing the need to known God rather than worship the unknown as described in Acts 17:16-34. Follow your guide on a journey to the ancient Acropolis where you will see the Propylaea, the Parthenon and the Erectheum. View Mars Hill where Paul preached the gospel to the intellectual Athenian community of his day (Acts 17: 15-34). View the ruins of the Agora, ancient market place and center of Athenian public life, where Paul preached to the skeptical Athenians. You will view the Olympic Stadium, where the modern Olympics began and where the games returned in 2004. Continue to Corinth, Corinth Visit Corinth (Acts 18: 1-18), a city that inspired of St. Paul's most familiar letter. You will visit the Archeological Museum, the Market Place, and Temples. Walk among the ruins and stand on the Bema where Paul stood. Read Paul's letter to the Corinthians and visualize his address to the Gentiles as he began the task of building Corinth's church. Imagine where Aquila and Priscilla lived and where they had their tent making business. Acts 18:9-11 Now the Lord spoke to Paul in the night by a vision, “Do not be afraid, but speak, and do not keep silent; 10 for I am with you, and no one will attack you to hurt you; for I have many people in this city.” 11 And he continued there a year and six months, teaching the word of God among them. Return to Athens for Dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Free Day

Free Day to Explore Athens on your own.

Day 4: Departure

Leave a Reply:

Value for Money