No fan fair or tourist junk simply a solemn memorial to those who have their lives . The ceremony on the half hour is simple yet beautiful. Definitely worth the time to see.
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Here there tomb is guarded by The Greek Guards. You can see the changing of the guard too. On Sunday mornings at 10:30 there is a parade where the soldiers come out in their finest uniforms. A must see.
A place heavily emotional for this Nation. Unknown soldiers remembered and glorious for first time in history in Ancient Athens. Visit on Sunday when guards change with all ritual.
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier itself is far from remarkable and were it not for its guards in traditional attire you might well walk straight past without noticing. But if you are here chances are it's to see the changing of the guard (on...More
You couldn't miss it,being in Syntagma Square surrounded by the famous Presidential Guards,called the Evzons.An elegant,synthetic sculpture symbolizing the whole Greek history.
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the changing of the Evzones, or Presidential Guards, is a MUST see while in Athens. The Parliament Building is beyond extraordinary and the carving in the wall of the fallen soldier above his tomb is quite moving. It...More
You will definitely notice it while observing the parliament and during the changing of the guard. It is regularly guarded by the commemorative soldiers giving solemnity to the tomb.