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  • From Athens: Mainland Greece 4-Day Private Tour with Hotel

    1. From Athens: Mainland Greece 4-Day Private Tour with Hotel

    Day 1: Athens, Canal, ancient Corinth, Mycenae, Nafplion, Olympia Your private four-day tour starts from Athens early in the morning. Drive towards the scenic coastal road of Athens to the magnificent structure of the Corinth Canal, which is in the Peloponnese, the southern peninsula of Greece. The Canal connects the Saronic with the Corinthian Gulf in the Aegean Sea. A dream of the ancients, that came true in 1893. Time for a rest and some amazing photos above the canal. Leave Isthmos and driving to ancient Corinth (the city of Apollo and Aphrodite, plus one of the most important places of St. Paul who lived here for almost two years doing missionary work). Ancient Corinth was an important state city during the ancient years, the richest and most famous port of the ancient Greece. Make a short stop for some great photos. Here you will visit the archaeological site and ...

    While the locations were worth the effort when you arrived; getting there was not much fun. Long days in a van without stops for meals and accommodation average.

  • Nemea and Nafplio: Private Wine and History Tour

    2. Nemea and Nafplio: Private Wine and History Tour

    The Nemea region of Peloponnese is a highly recommended trip both to savor the unique local wine varieties paired with food delicacies, and to see some interesting cultural spots that will introduce you to the history of Greece. Nemea is approximately 120 kilometers and only 1 hour away from Athens. It is worth visiting to taste a high quality Greek Agiorgitiko PDO red wine. Agiorgitiko, a name that comes from St. George (Agios Georgios in Greek), is one of the two most recognizable Greek red varieties along with Xinomavro of Naoussa (located in northern Greece). The area is divided into three sub-zones, classified by altitude where you can find various wineries and taste the different styles of Agiorgitiko together with other Greek wine varieties. Other varieties cultivated in the area are the pink-skinned Moschofilero and Roditis, the white Assyrtiko, Malagousia, Chardonnay and Sauvi...

    This wine and history tour exceeded our expectations! Spyros was in contact with us from the moment we booked until the day of our tour. The private tour allowed us to have dedicated attention and learn so much about Greece history and Greek wines. We can’t wait to book another tour on our next trip to Greece!

  • From Athens: Mycenae and Epidaurus Private Tour

    3. From Athens: Mycenae and Epidaurus Private Tour

    One hour drive away from Athens, in the area of Peloponnese and on our way to Mycenae you will be able to see the famous Corinth Canal. Here you will have a quick stop at the canal to admire this engineering marvel that connects the Aegean with the Ionian sea. After a brief stop at the Canal, you will continue towards Mycenae, one of the most important cities of ancient Greece. You will see the Mycenaean Acropolis, the tomb of Agamemnon and the ruins of the Cyclopean walls that protected this mighty city. You can also visit the Archaeological Museum of Mycenae. After exploring Mycenae you will continue to your last stop of the tour, the Ancient Theater of Epidaurus. This 4th-century-BC theater is one of the best-preserved Classical Greek structures in existence. Built of limestone is, without doubt, the highlight of Epidaurus area. It is renowned for its amazing acoustics; a coin droppe...

  • Mycenae: Self-Guided Virtual Tour

    4. Mycenae: Self-Guided Virtual Tour

    Experience the archeological site of Mycenae from the comfort of your home with an engaging self-guided virtual tour. Travel back in time and enjoy a virtual journey from the comfort of your couch and discover the glorious history of Mycenae. Learn about the historical facts, unknown stories and legends of ancient times, that will amaze your family and friends. Through the power of intriguing storytelling combined with street and satellite views, your virtual visit will be engaging and informative. Gain valuable insights into the mythical tales of Homer and the notorious Clytemnestra. Immerse yourself in the surroundings in an entirely innovative way.

  • Nafplion: Olive Oil Tasting and Visit to Ancient Epidavros

    5. Nafplion: Olive Oil Tasting and Visit to Ancient Epidavros

    Your tour starts from Nafplion, from where you will begin driving through the Argolic Plane towards Epidaurus. Your first stop will be to an olive oil production plant where you stroll around the premises. Here you will learn in detail about the interesting production process and it's stories. You will also sample Greek olive oil, olives, and some various delicacies based around it. Next, you will continue your tour to Ancient Epidaurus, where you will explore the ancient theater of one of the most famous archaeological monuments in Greece. You will also visit the Asclepieion of Epidaurus, which was the center for healing serious diseases for the whole of ancient Greece. Many monuments developed around it, most notably the temple of Asklepios and Tholos. At the conclusion of your tour, you will be returned to Nafplion.

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What people are saying about Argolis

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 4 reviews

This wine and history tour exceeded our expectations! Spyros was in contact with us from the moment we booked until the day of our tour. The private tour allowed us to have dedicated attention and learn so much about Greece history and Greek wines. We can’t wait to book another tour on our next trip to Greece!

Great things to see if you enjoy long hours in a van

While the locations were worth the effort when you arrived; getting there was not much fun. Long days in a van without stops for meals and accommodation average.

well-chosen destinations and good timing

the driver George was extremely friendly and always tried to fulfill all our requests and was very helpful