Discover new locations in the city and get to know about the famous Mycenaean civilization that is not only a treat for history buffs but for anyone who comes this way. The trip also takes you to the town of Nafplio where you get to eat traditional delicacies.
A full day private excursion. Grasp the glory of the Mycenaean civilization, visit the Corinth Canal, discover the precious gems of atmospheric Nafplio; one of the best preserved historic towns of the country and visit the famous archaeological site of Epidaurus, on this amazing full day private excursion.
We will start from Athens in the early morning, after a scenic 1.5hr drive, including a short stop at the Corinth Canal, we will reach the archaeological site of Mycenae. There, you will enjoy a guided tour of the site and museum, and get to admire the monumental ruins that beautifully blend with the surrounding landscape.
Your guide will offer interesting information about the history of one of the most important civilizations and insights into the way of life of the Myceneans at the location where everything took place.
We will then set off to the picturesque town of Nafplio to savor a delicious lunch at a traditional tavern. A leisurely stroll along the cobblestone alleys will give you the chance to take in the beautiful architecture and to learn about this town’s illustrious past.
Before reaching Athens we will also make a stop to the spectacular archaeological site of Epidaurus, to admire the ancient theater, the sanctuary of Asklepius – considered to be the birthplace of medicine- and the Ancient Stadium of Epidaurus.