Encounter real Greece of culture, people, food, mountains and islands, in this totally PRIVATE 3-day tour for your group only! Corinth canal, Mycenae, Nafplio, Epidaurus, Arcadia mountains and cosmopolitan Hydra island.From Athens, via Corinth Canal, make your way to the Mythical Peloponnese region to explore first, the off the beaten path Mountain Villages & Monasteries of the beautiful Arcadia sub-region. Your overnight stay is at a charming large apartment with great sea views in a beautiful peninsula town opposite Hydra island.The following day is devoted to exploring the cosmopolitan unique Hydra island. No cars, bikes or bicycles!The final day includes Epidaurus & Mycenae Unesco-listed sites, plus Nafplio town, before heading to Athens.Hotel pickup and drop-off, private transportation, and breakfast are all included. Also -a highlight of the tour- amazing lunch on day 1 & 3.Highly recommended to add a 4th day to your tour with overnight at the mountains or the coastline.
ItineraryDay 1: Arcadia mountain villages & monasteriesStop At: Dimitsana squareThe most beautiful village in the mountains of Arcadia in central PeloponneseDuration: 1 hourStop At: Moni Agiou Ioanni Prodromou, Stemnitsa, Arkadia Region, PeloponneseThe amazing cliff hanging monasteryDuration: 1 hourStop At: Water Power MuseumWe shall be visiting the Water-Power Museum containing a reconstructed watermill, tannery and gunpowder mill showing how the basic pre-industrial techniques used water as the main energy source for the production of various products.Duration: 35 minutesStop At: Pantopolion en Stemnitsa, Stemnitsa, Arkadia Region, PeloponneseThis stone built village is our lunch locationDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Hydra IslandStop At: Point of service / Bank / ATM EthnikiVisit the cosmopolitan island of Hydra; the hiding place of the rich and famousDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight opposite HydraDay 3: Spetses IslandStop At: Spetses Museum, Spetses, Saronic Gulf Islands, AtticaAnother great island to spend the day before heading back to AthensDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.