Mycenae and Epidaurus Day Trip from Athens

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Mycenae and Epidaurus Day Trip from Athens information and booking

from
$110
Duration
10 hours
Departs from
Selected Athens hotels or Hotel Amalia near Syntagma Square
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
8:30am
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Tour description provided by Viator

Explore the remains of the ancient city of Mycenae a major centre of Greek civilization from 1600BC to 1100BC and visit the small village of Epidaurus famous in ancient times for being a place of healing.

After taking a scenic drive along the coastal road of the Saronic Gulf, you will come to the ancient city of Mycenae home to the kingdom of mythical Agamemnon. Visit the tomb of Agamemnon, the Palace and the Lionesses Gate.

Stop off at the picturesque town of Nauplia before arriving in Epidaurus. The world heritage listed city is reputed to be the birthplace of Apollo's son Asklepios, the healer and was the most celebrated healing center of the classical world. Epidaurus is probably most famous for its theatre, one of the best preserved classical Greek buildings and still used today due to its amazing acoustics.

What's included

  • Entrance fees
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Professional guide
  • Local taxes

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified