What To Expect
Prehistory, the Classical period, Roman domination, the Byzantine Empire, the Crusades and Modern times: Greece through the centuries will unfold before you on this three days tour.
1st day: Leave by the coastal road to the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive on and visit the Theatre of Epidauros, famous for its remarkable acoustics. Then proceed to the town of Nauplion (short photo stop), drive on to Mycenae and visit the Archaeological Site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Then depart for Olympia through Central Peloponnese and the towns of Tripolis and Megalopolis. Overnight in Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games. (Dinner)
2nd day: In the morning visit the Archaeological Site with the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum. Then drive on through the plains of Eliad and Achaia until the magnificent bridge which is crossing the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion. Pass by the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) and Itea, arrive in Delphi. Overnight. (Dinner)
3rd day: In the morning visit the Archaeological Site and the Museum. A couple of hours free time in Delphi before departing and drive through the village of Arachova, renowned for its colorful rugs and carpets. Return to Athens via Levadia and Thebes. Arrive in Athens early in the evening.
English - every departure
French* - Monday, Saturday
Italian - Tuesday (in 2014, from June 24 until September 13 only)
*French language is excluded in the following dates of 2014: April 19, May 10, May 24, June 7, June 21, July 12, August 16, September 6, September 20 and September 27. On these dates, the tours will be in English and Flamand.
Pick-up from major hotels in Athens City Center or Amalias and Souri Streets, Athens
Meals and drinks not specified
Tips and gratuities
For the visit to the monastery, ladies must wear skirts and gentlemen must wear long trousers.
Children under 4 years of age are free of charge provided no bed or seat in the bus is occupied, or meals offered.
In case of a force majeure and/or reasons beyond our control and events that occur after the tour departure, our local operator reserves the right to modify the routing and alter the itineraries.
Hotel pick-up must be pre-booked at least 24 hours before departure time. Contact information will be provided upon reconfirmation.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
3 hours and 30 minutes
5 days / 4 nights