Αn 11hrs tour in Canal, Corinth, Mycenae, Nafplion and Epidaurus
Your private tour starts from Athens early in the morning and drives towards the scenic coastal road of Athens to the Corinth Canal. A great structure built in 1893, cuts the narrow Isthmus of Greece and connects the Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea. Time for rest and have some awsome pictures above the Canal from the bridge.
Leaving the Isthmos and driving to the ancient Corinth, where St. Paul lived for almost two years making a very important missionary work. There you will visit the archaelogical site and museum, plus the church that has the 1st Epistle the Corinthians written in four languages, Greek, Arabic, French and English.
Then, the driver will take you to the Mycenae, the golden city of king Agamemnon, the one who united all the Greek cities to fight for a common purpose against Troy. There you will visit the burial Royal tombs of the kings and queens, the cyclopean walls, the Lion Gate and the treasury of Atreas.
We will go on to Nafplion, the first modern capital of Greece from 1821 till 1834. It is a seaside town with beautiful buildings and narrow streets. Nafplion has a castle, Palamidi and a front defense port fortress, Bourtzi. A perfect place for walking and lunch.
After your lunch, let's drive to Epidaurus. There you will visit the ancient theater with its impressive acoustics and the sanctuary of Asklipeios, son of God Apollo. It is time now, to return to Athens.
Let's make your day Golden