An Amazing Full Day Tour of Peloponnese

Cultural & Theme Tours in Apollo Coast

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Starting from Athens, we will drive westwards along the beautiful scenic coastal road, until we finally reach the Corinth Canal. We will make a small stop at Corinth Canal and then in about 15 minutes, we will drive through the picturesque local villages to reach the Ancient Corinth. There we will visit the Agora, the Doric Temple of Apollo (6th century BC). You will also visit the pontium where St. Paul preached. Afterwards we will continue our trip through some beautiful villages to Mycenae, where you will visit the archaeological site, the Cyclopean Walls, the Treasure of Atreus (the beehive tomb of Agamemnon) and the Lions Gate.Then we will continue through the city of Argos to Nafplion (one of the most beautiful byzantine cities in Greece!), the first capital of the modern Greek state, with its Venetian fortress of Palamidi and the fortified islet of Bourtzi. There we can stop for lunch and then continue to Epidaurus. Finally, we will return back to Athens.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Corinth Canal, Corinth, Corinthia Region, PeloponneseThe important location that connects Peloponnese with the rest of the mainland of Greece or connects the Aegean with the Ionian sea Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Ancient Corinth (Archaia Korinthos), Corinth, Corinthia Region, PeloponneseOne of the richest city-states in Greece with an amazing archaelogical site, including the Agora, the local museum, the Vima (The location where Paul was judged).Duration: 1 hour 10 minutesStop At: Archaeological Site Mycenae, Mycenae, Argolis Region, PeloponneseMycenae, one of the most significant archaeological sites in Greece, is located about 90 km southwest of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese.Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesStop At: Citadel and Treasury of Atreus, Mycenae, Argolis Region, PeloponneseThe Treasury of Atreus or Tomb of Agamemnon is a large tholos or beehive tomb on Panagitsa Hill at Mycenae, Greece, constructed during the Bronze Age around 1250 BC. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Nafplio PortNafplio is one of the most beautiful cities in Greece.The trademarks of Nafplio are: -The floating fortress of Bourtzi and the Castle of PalamidiNafplio was the first Capital city of modern GreeceDuration: 1 hourStop At: Nafplio PortNafplio is one of the most beautiful cities in Greece.The trademarks of Nafplio are: -The floating fortress of Bourtzi and the Castle of PalamidiNafplio was the first Capital city of modern GreeceDuration: 1 hourStop At: The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, Epidavros, Argolis Region, PeloponneseThe Ancient Theater with the amazing Acoustics that can fit about 13.000 spectators.The actors doesn't wear microphones and the audience can hear them perfectly.This was a location connected with the worship of Asklepios.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, Epidavros, Argolis Region, PeloponneseThe Ancient Theater with the amazing Acoustics that can fit about 13.000 spectators.The actors doesn't wear microphones and the audience can hear them perfectly.This was a location connected with the worship of Asklepios.Duration: 45 minutes

What’s included

  • Rates include tolls, parking fees and baggage charges
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Parking Fees

What’s not included

  • Licensed guide (extra service), Entrance fees, drinks, meals
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient Corinth (Archaia Korinthos)
  • Entry/Admission - Archaeological Site Mycenae
  • Entry/Admission - The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
  • Entry/Admission - The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
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