Day trip

From Athens: Day Trip to Mycenae, Epidaurus, and Nafplio

From Athens: Day Trip to Mycenae, Epidaurus, and Nafplio

From $158.86 per person

Travel south of Athens to discover the highlights of the Peloponnese region. Cross the Corinth Canal to leave mainland Greece and explore Mycenae, Epidaurus, and Nafplion on a full-day tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup optional
The driver will be waiting for you at the hotel lobby or outside your apartment holding a sign with your name on it, 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • See the highlights of the Peloponnese region on a day trip from Athens
  • Visit the archaeological site of Mycenae, home to mythical King Agamemnon
  • Discover the perfect acoustics at Epidaurus's 4th-century amphitheater
  • Explore the quaint harbor village of Nafplion
Full description
Start with pickup from your hotel, the airport, or the port in Athens and travel out of the city across the Corinth Canal. First, stop at the archaeological site of Mycenae, and discover one of the major centers of Ancient Greek culture. Home to the mythical King Agamemnon, discover its most notable features including the Mycenaean Acropolis, the tomb of Agamemnon, and the ruins of the Cyclopean Walls that once protected the city.  Next, travel to the site of Epidaurus. Discover its well-preserved amphitheater with perfect acoustics and the healing center. See these ancient structures which are considered milestones in the evolution of western civilization.  Finally, travel to the picturesque harbor village of Nafplio. Stroll through its charming narrow streets and admire the elegant houses and quaint cafes. Enjoy some time for shopping, lunch, or relaxing in the village. Then, be returned to Athens.
Includes
  • Private transportation
  • Wi-Fi on board
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Hotel, apartment, airport, or port pickup and drop-off service
  • Licensed tour guide (optional with extra cost)
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Drivers are not official tour guides, but they are knowledgeable and can provide commentary in fluent English
  • Drivers will not enter the archaeological sites with you, they can answer most of your questions about the places you visit with this tour
  • Tour guides are available at an additional cost
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    5/5

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July 4, 2021

June 19, 2021

Great day picked up from the airport and went straight on the tour.

May 27, 2021

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Product ID: 369626