2-Days Argolis and Olympia private tour from Athens by car/minivan/minibus

This two days tour provides a unique opportunity for the travellers to get in touch with one of the most ancient civilizations of the world. Travellers will observe closely the most acoustic ancient theatre of the world and also the birthplace of Olympic Games. Also travellers will enjoy many local dishes in traditional greek restaurants, with excellent view and quality of food.

per adult from

$1,343

NZD

Duration

2 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Accommodation included: 1 night
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • WiFi on board
    • English speaking driver(Not licensed to accompany you in any site)
    • Bottled water
    • Monitors on board
    • Private transportation
    • Driver's Accommodation
    What's excluded :
    • Accomodation for passengers
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    • Entrance fees for archaeological sites and museums
    • Licensed Tour guide upon request depending on availability
    • Entry/Admission - Ancient Corinth (Archaia Korinthos)
    • Entry/Admission - Archaeological Site Mycenae
    • Entry/Admission - Ancient Epidaurus Little Theatre
    • Entry/Admission - Archaeological Site of Olympia

  • Day 1: Argolis

    Stop At: Corinth Canal, Isthmia, Corinth 201 00 Greece
    Our first stop is Corinth Canal.This Canal connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea. It cuts through the narrow Isthmus of Corinth and separates the Peloponnese from the Greek mainland, arguably making the peninsula an island.
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Ancient Corinth (Archaia Korinthos), Ancient Korinthos village, Corinth Greece
    Corinth was a city-state on the Isthmus of Corinth, the narrow stretch of land that joins the Peloponnese to the mainland of Greece, roughly halfway between Athens and Sparta.
    Duration: 35 minutes

    Stop At: Archaeological Site Mycenae, Mycenae 21200 Greece
    Mycenae is an archaeological site near Mykines in Argolis, north-eastern Peloponnese, Greece.In the second millennium BC, Mycenae was one of the major centres of Greek civilization, a military stronghold which dominated much of southern Greece, Crete, the Cyclades and parts of southwest Anatolia.
    Duration: 35 minutes

    Stop At: Acronauplia, Nafplion 211 00, Greece
    Akronafplia is a rocky peninsula on a small hilland its located in the city of Nafplio.It use to be a very important fortress made by Venetians but occupied by various conquerors over time .From there we will enjoy the breathtaking view to nafplio city and the sea.
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Nafplio, Nafplio, Argolis Region, Peloponnese
    Nafplio is a seaport town in the Peloponnese in Greece that has expanded up the hillsides near the north end of the Argolic Gulf. The town was an important seaport held under a succession of royal houses in the Middle Ages as part of the lordship of Argos and Nauplia, held initially by the de la Roche following the Fourth Crusade before coming under the Republic of Venice and, lastly, the Ottoman Empire. The town was the capital of the First Hellenic Republic and of the Kingdom of Greece, from the start of the Greek Revolution in 1821 until 1834. Nafplio is now the capital of the regional unit of Argolis.
    Duration: 35 minutes

    Stop At: Ancient Epidaurus Little Theatre, Ancient Epidaurus, Epidavros 210 59 Greece
    The Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus is a part of archaeological site of Epidaurous and is located on the southeast end of the sanctuary dedicated to the ancient Greek God of medicine, Asclepius. It is built on the west side of Cynortion Mountain, near modern Lygourio, and belongs to the Epidaurus Municipality. It is considered to be the most important ancient Greek theatre with regard to acoustics and aesthetics.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: We will accomodate in Ancient Olympia village(price for accomodation is not included)

    Day 2: Olympia

    Stop At: Archaeological Site of Olympia, Archea Olympia, Olympia 27065 Greece
    In the morning after our breakfast we will visit the archaeological sites and the museum of ancient Olympia, the birthplace of Olympic Games.You will see the ancient stadium that hosted the Olympic Games every four years from 776 b.c to 393 a.c,the Palaistra, where the athletes used to train for the wrestling events. Furthermore, you will visit the ruins of the temple of Zeus, where the statue of Olympian Zeus, one of the seven wonders of the world. In the end, you will see the workshop of Phedias, the great sculptor and architect who artworked some of the greatest statues of his time.Some of them are the goddess Athena Parthenos, Athena Promahos and Olympian Zeus. Early in the evening we will return to Athens.
    Duration: 2 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will be at the pick up location 10min earlier from the sceduled time. Whatever they need they can call us.Airports
    • Athens Intl Airport, Attiki Odos, Spata 190 04 Greece
    Ports
    • Piraeus port, Pireas 185 38, Greece
    • Rafina port, Rafinas, Rafina 190 09, Greece
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Please contact us in case you need booking accomodation
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Luxury Greek Tours

Activity ID: V-240270P11

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