2 days Argolis tour (Mycenae – Nauplia – Epidaurus)
Departures : Every Monday ( 08.45 am – 19.00 pm next day ).
Duration : Two days.
1st DAY: CORINTH CANAL
Starting from Athens we drive westwards along the scenic coast, until we reach the CORINTH CANAL with its breathtaking views (Short Stop). The Corinth Canal is a junction of international sea transport and serves ships coming from the western Mediterranean and Adriatic en route to eastern Mediterranean and black sea ports and vice-versa. Continue along the coastal road of the Saronic Gulf to MYCENAE (Visit). “Mycenae ‘Rich in Gold’, the kingdom of mythical Agamemnon, first sung by Homer in his epics, is the most important and richest palatial centre of the Late Bronze Age in Greece. Its name was given to one of the greatest civilizations of Greek prehistory, the Mycenaean civilization. Then depart for NAUPLIA 1st capital of Greece in 1829 . Lunch and afternoon at leisure . Overnight in Nauplia.
2nd DAY: EPIDAURUS
Nauplia- Morning at leisure and then depart for EPIDAURUS (Visit ). On the headland called “Nesi” at Palaia Epidaurus, the theatre of the ancient city is quite well-preserved, in the shape it acquired during the latter years of its function. Apart from a few rows of seats, the cavea is made of limestone with poros staircases. The theater is marveled for its exceptional acoustics, which permit almost perfect intelligibility of unamplified spoken word from the proscenium or scene to all 12,000 spectators, regardless of their seating. In the afternoon back to Athens .
*SURCHARGE: Overnight stay charge 3 Euro per night, per room.
At First class hotel (Half board) : 182 € , p/p in dbl .
The above tour includes:
- Transportation by A/C deluxe coach.
- Professional tour guide.
- Entrance fees .
- Hotel accommodation.
- Breakfast and dinner at the hotel.
- Drinks and tips are not included.