Duration: 5 days
Departure: Athens Airport or Hotel or Port
Visiting: Panathenian Stadium, Corinth Canal, Theatre of Epidaurus, Nafplion, Mycenae, archaeological site of Olympia, Arachova, Delphi
Highlight: Panathenian Stadium, Corinth Canal, Theatre of Epidaurus, Nafplion, Mycenae, archaeological site of Olympia, Arachova, Delphi.
1 Day â€“Athens Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
Your guided half-day tour of Athens combines the citys historic and modern sights, from central Omonia Square to the changing of the guard in Constitution Square. After taking a drive with your guide past the Panathenian Stadium, site of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896, travel into the past at Athens crowning beauty, the Acropolis.
Tour the Parthenon, Athena Nike temple and beautiful Porch of the Maidens, and learn more about the Acropolis and its ruins at the new Acropolis Museum.
2 Day – Corinth â€“ Nafplion
Leave Athens at 8.30 a.m. for the Corinth Canal via the new scenic highway -short stop- . Drive to Epidaurus -visit of the archaeological site and the Theatre of Epidaurus, famous for its acoustics- and then on to Nafplion, where you have the afternoon free to explore this charming old town or visit the new gallery with paintings dedicated to the Greek revolution. Dinner and overnight in Nafplion.
3 Day- Mycenae – Olympia
Departure around 12:30 to visit Mycenae, the kingdom of the Atrides family, where you will see among other things the vaulted tomb of Agamemnon. Then we will proceed to Olympia, driving through Tripolis and Megalopolis -short stop-. Dinner and overnight in Olympia.
4 Day- Delphi
In the morning visit of the archaeological site of Olympia, including the Temple of Zeus, the Temple of Hera, the altar of the Olympic flame, the Stadium and the renovated museum. Departure from Olympia via Patras -short stop- to Rion, cross the Corinthian bay over the new bridge to Antirion. Drive by Nafpaktos, along the coastal road to Delphi. In the afternoon, visit the picturesque but also quite cosmopolitan village of Arachova. Dinner and overnight in Delphi.
5 Day- Athens
In the morning visit of the archaeological site and the museum of Delphi and in the early afternoon drive back to Athens.
-Transport by air-conditioned Minivan