Argolis full day from Athens
This tour is a very good opportunity for travellers to get in touch with many archaeological areas and museums in Peloponnese Peninsula.
Depart from our terminal for one day tour via the coastal National highway for the CORINTH CANAL (short stop).Next stop will be the unique archaeological place of ANCIENT CORINTH,where travellers will get in touch the the civilization of ancient Corintheans. After the Ancient Corinth, we will enter the region of Argolis, land of Homer’s Golden Mycenae, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Dating back to the second century B.C., MYCENAE was one of the major centers of Greek civilization and a military stronghold which dominated much of southern Greece.
Visit the archaeological site, home to the kingdom of mythical Agamemnon. You will see the Cyclopean Walls, the Lion’s Gate, the Royal Tombs, including Agamemnon Clytemnestra’s, and the Treasury of Atreus, a magnificent 14th-century B.C. structure. Furthermore we will visit NAFPLIO city and take amazing pictures from ACRONAFPLIA(outside stop),a Venecian style castle located on a hill in Nafplio.
Time for lunch in a local restaurant only 10 minutes driving, from Nafplio to Tolo village, where you can enjoy fresh fish and sea food in connection with great view exactly neat to sea.
Continue on to EPIDAURUS and visit the ancient theatre. The UNESCO’S world heritage listed monument 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.
Tour duration: 9 hours
Treasury of Atreus
ARCHAIOLOGICAL AREA OF ANCIENT CORINTH
TEMPLE OF APOLLO
APOSTOLOS PAUL SPEECH
Ancient theatre of epidaurus
LION GATE Archeological site of epidaurus
Hotel/port pick up and drop off
Enlish speaking drivers
Pickup and drop off designated meeting points
Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan/minibus/Coach
Wifi on board
Snacks and soft drinks on board
USB chargers on each seat line
Tickets for archeological sites,monuments and museums
Expenses for breakfast, lunch and dinner
Guiding inside archeological sites and monuments. Tourist guides who can accompany you inside archeological sites and museums can be arranged with extra charge
Accommodation- We can arrange accommodation for your multiple day tours, with extra cost
Full: €8, Reduced: €4
Full: €12, Reduced: €6
Full: €12, Reduced: €6
Reduced ticket: European citizens over 65 years old, University students
Free entrance: People under 18 years old, students from European Union
January 1st: closed
March 25th꞉ closed
May 1st: closed
Easter Sunday: closed
December 25th: closed
December 26th: closed
March 6th (in memory of Melina Mercuri)
April 18th (international monuments day)
May 18th (international museums day)
Last weekend of September (European heritage days)
Every 1st Sunday from November to March