Full day tour Peloponnese
Our tour starts from your hotel first thing in the morning (08:00-09:30).
The first 1 hour relax and a enjoy our ride to the Peloponnese peninsula trough the beautiful coastline of Megara gulf and agious theodorous with final destination our first stop, Corinth canal.
Corinth canal is a 2000 years idea that started around 602 b.c and finish in 1893.This remarkable waterway saves money and time for all cargo and commercial ships and connects the ionian sea with the aegean sea.
A masterpiece of engineering that makes the Peloponnese peninsula the biggest island of Greece.
There we will take a walk on the bridge that pass over the magnificent canal and take some pictures. Then we can continue our ride to the nearby cafeteria to have a cup of coffee and enjoy the gallery of photo prints and texts that show us the evolution and history of the canal.
Next stop is the Ancient city of Corinth.
Ancient Corinth is one of the greatest and largest trading center of ancient Greece and the whole world the classical times. It is a nice opportunity to follow the steps of St.Paul through the angora ,lechaion road the spring of Periander and of course the temple of Apollo and inspired from the history of the place.
Next stop is Acrocorinthos castle.
There you will have a perfect view of the ancient city of Corinth and the Corinthian gulf. The castle remains until now in a perfect condition.
We continue our trip to our next stop, theancient theater of Epidaurus.
Discover the amazing acoustic by yourself. The theater of Epidaurus is a UNESCO world heritage site. The theateris preserved in a perfect condition and accommodates up till today world renown perfomances .
Next stop is King Agamnemon city, Mycenae.
Mycenae is one of the greatest greek civilization that ever exist and one of the most powerful military forces that exist in ancient Greece knowed as mycenaes .
Walk through the lion’s gate and discover the tomps through the huge wide walls that’s surrounds the castle.
Last stop of our tour is the first capital of Greece, Nafplio. What can we say about nafplio?
We need a full day just to see a part of the this magnificent city. The choices are endless. Facts? Nafplio is the biggest port of East Pelopennese until today. We will take you to Palamidi castle that you will have a magnigicent panoramic view of the city and the bourtzi(prison that build in the center in of the harbor). After that we will take you to the city center to take a walk to the beautiful picturesque allys of Nafplio ,havea meal or coffee and walk around in the market of Nafplio .
After that we will take ourway back to Athens .
Points of Visit
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
- Hotel pickup and dropoff
- Well-maintained car with an English-speaking driver
- Free wifi onboard
- Fuel and tolls
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Water and snacks
- Entrance fees for all attractions
- Official tour guide (you can include one after the booking)
- Lunch, other beverages and meals
- Tips and gratuities