Peloponnese Full Day Tour by Minivan for up to 7 people
About this tour
Starting from Athens, we will drive westwards along the beautiful scenic coastal road, until we finally reach the Corinth Canal. The Corinth Canal is 6 kilometers long connecting the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea and also separates the Peloponnese from the greater of Greece. We will make a small stop at Corinth Canal and then in about 10-15 minutes, we will drive through the picturesque local villages to reach the Ancient Corinth. There we will visit the Agora, the Dorian Temple of Apollo (6th century BC), the museum with the mosaic floors, Mycenaean and Corinthian pottery, terra cotta sphinxes, statues of two supernatural beings, relief plaques, the Roman head of the goddess Tyche (Luck) and small objects of various kinds. We will also visit the podium where St. Paul preached. Afterward, 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. There you will be able to visit the famous ancient theater, world known for its outstanding acoustics. Finally, we will drive along the coastal road of the Saronic Gulf and we will return back to Athens.
Meeting or Pickup Location:
Your Hotel, Apartment, Port or specific address in Athens
Average Tour duration (minimum booking):
The duration of this tour is 9-10 hours
Transportation provided, if any:
Luxurious Mercedes Limo Minivan (Latest Model) in Perfect conditions, Air-Conditioned and Smoke-free
What is included in the Tour, Activity or Experience:
Rates include: Our Services as your Personal Driver-guide, tolls and baggage charges.Fuel, tolls and parking fees. All prices are quoted per vehicle / not per person.
What is NOT included in the Tour, Activity or Experience:
Not included: Entrance fees, Licensed guides, drinks, meals, accommodation and/or gratuities.
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Is the Tour or Experience Customizable:
All tours are Private, Personal and Flexible.
Special rules or restrictions, if any:
This tour does not include a licensed guide and we will not be able to come with you inside the historical sites, but we will share with you all our knowledge about all the sites we are going to visit. We provide all the information before you enter the sites.