- The 7km running tour around the most emblematic Byzantine churches is a shortcut of the long route of 10km which also brings up the contrast between the ancient civilizations and the Byzantine monuments in terms of way of thinking, designing and lifestyle. Runners have the unique experience of comparing Ancient Athens with the more modern time period that had a big influence on Athens. This is truly thousand of years of history that you have the chance to travel through on this running tour.
The Byzantine churches share a unique designing pattern revealing the mentality of a whole period lasted for over a millennium. The little Monastery, Kapnikarea, the Russian church and the Mosque Tzistaraki are some of the spots we run past.