Private tours in Greece - Athens - Corinth - Mycenae - Nafplio - Spetses (island) - Epidaurus - Athens (3 Days Tour)
3 Days Tour Athens - Corinth - Mycenae - Nafplio - Epidavros - Archaia Olympia - Athens
The entire private tour duration will be 3 days.
The distance from Athens - Corinth - Mycenae - Nafplio - Epidavros - Archaia Olympia - Athens is arround 676klm - 9 hours drive in total
Our first stop is Conrinth (84klm from Athens - 1 hour drive) which is almost one hour away from Athens. There you pass by the famous Corinth canal which separates the Peloponese from central Greece. The interesting part of the tour is the visit to ancient Corinth where you will have the chance to see famous archaeological sites such as the Temple of Apollo, the Acrocorinth, the Ancient Theater and the Roman Odeum.
After Corinth we will drive towards Mycenae (42klm from Corinth - 40 minutes drive). Mycenae is one of the most famous archaeological sites in Greece. There, we will visit the Mycenae acropolis and the museum. We will have lunch there
Then we will head towards Nafplio (23klm from Mycenae - 30 minutes drive). Nafplio was the second capital of Greece after Mesologgi until the capital became Athens. It is an historical city due to its meaning to the Greek Revolution. It has a very uniquely stone built centre with neoclassical houses. There are numerous worthwhile monuments to visit in Nafplion such as: Vouleftikon, the first parliament of the Greek Nation, the Venetian Headquarters (an archeological museum), St Spyridon church (the first governor of Greece was killed there), St George church (the metropolis of the town), the war museum, the stone museum, the ouzo museum, the kompoloi museum, the municipal art gallery, Palamidi castle, Bourtzi castle and many more. We will spend the night in Nafplio.
In the morning we will walk around Nafplio and in the afternoon we will start Kosta (84 klm - 1hour 30 minutes drive), where we will take the boat for Spetses (the boat trip duration is only 15 minutes). We will spend the night in Spetses. The only cars allowed in spetses are taxis. They only cave motor bikes and carriages with horses.
Spetses has two museums. The Hadjiyannis Mexis Museum and the Bouboulina Museum. The hotel Poseidonion is also a must see, and is ideal for a coffe break on its beautiful porch.
In the morning we will leave Spetses and head towards Epidavros which is our final stop (60klm away from Kosta - 1 hour drive). The most interesting part there is the ancient theatre of Epidavros where many extraordinary plays are held each year dedicated usually to ancient drama.
When the tour in Epidavros is over (in the evening), we will head back to Athens (170klm away from Epidavros - 2 hours drive).
*** After working hour Transfers (20.30 pm until 8.00 am) are charged with an after hour fee.