Athens: Private Corinth Canal and Mycenae Tour
Pickup includedAny hotel, accommodation, or central point in both Piraeus and Athens city.
- See the Corinth Canal from above
- Admire the kingdom of Ancient Mycenae
- See the tomb of Agamemnon and the tomb of Clytenmnistra
- Visit the Cyclopean walls
- See the Lion's Gate
The canal elevated Piraeus’ status as a major Mediterranean port, a project which spanned many centuries. Cut through solid rock, the canal is more than 6 kilometers long and 23 meters wide, with its vertical sides rising 90 meters above the water. You will spend approximately 30 minutes at the canal, with time for photos and refreshments.
Following 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. After approximately 1.5 hours at Mycenae, you will have the option to stop at a nearby village or town for snacks or a quick lunch. Your your will conclude with your drop off at the pickup point, or any preferred central point in Athens or Piraeus.
- Private VIP van or car with air conditioning
- English-speaking driver
- Entrance fees to the monuments
Prepare for the activity
- Passport or ID card
- Comfortable shoes
- Pets (assistance dogs allowed)