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  • Location: Athens, Greece
  • Duration:  5 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
Got the morning free in Athens? Then why not take a relaxing tour to ancient Corinth? You'll tour Corinth's fascinating archaeological site and have breathtaking views of Corinth Canal and the Saronic Gulf.

Highlights

  • Four-hour morning tour to ancient Corinth from Athens
  • Scenic coastal drive to the Corinth Canal
  • Pass the beaches of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni and Varkiza
  • 90-minute visit at the archaeological site of ancient Corinth
  • Short stop at Kehreai
  • English-speaking guide
  • Pickup and drop off from selected Athens hotels

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What You Can Expect

Corinth Half-Day Trip from Athens

Corinth Half-Day Tour from Athens

Starting from Athens, you will drive westwards along the scenic coast to the amazing Corinth Canal. On the drive past the beaches of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni and Varkiza you'll see countless coves lapped by crystal-clear azure waters.

You will spend 90 minutes at the archaeological site of ancient Corinth, where you can enjoy splendid views of the Saronic Gulf.

The ancient town of Corinth was built at the meeting point of southern and northern Greece. In Greek mythology it was where Jason and Medea lived, and it was the city where St. Paul lived and preached for two years.

On the drive back to Athens you'll enjoy a short stop at Kehreai.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

really great experience and well worth it.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Very interesting. The guide was knowledgeable and easily understood.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

we had a great time. Our tour guild Alice knew her stuff and the Bus driver george was a drving marvel, navigating the traffiec, remaining calm, and getting us to our destinations safety and on time. The Old area of Corinth was breath taking. All of that history!! it truely was amazing. Thank you. I am already recommending this trip to my friends and co-workers.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Tour guide was very knowledgable

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Loved this trip! So nice to see where Paul preached.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

couldn't fault this tour

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

All went well. Perfect pick up and drop off. Tour guide with excellent knowledge, leadership skills. Information provided exactly what we wanted. Recommend this tour without hesitation. No complaints, concerns. First time using Vivator and very pleased.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

I enjoyed this tour, and the tour guide very good. Corinth canal and ancient Corinth were good places to visit. The weather very hot and the drive nice. Well worth going, especially if you have read about the Corinthians from the bible.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

nice

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

Enjoyed this tour very much. The scenic bus ride from Athens to Corinth made the journey enjoyable and added a worthwhile dimension to the tour. The guide was knowledgeable, professional, pleasant and respectful. She worked with each individual in the group and made us feel quite comfortable and safe. The bus driver was hip, peppy and funny and it was a pleasure to be driven by him, especially on a fairly long journey. He was patient with us and never made us feel that we were holding him back or making him late.
This tour was certainly one of the highlights of my trip. I learned a whole lot about Corinth from the tour guide and it substantiated the bible's account of this City and it's history. Seeing the Canal was exciting but I felt that we did not have enough time to do a little shopping, go to the washroom and take pictures at the Canal. This would be a good time to extend a few more minutes for that kind of thing. Considering the length of the tour, a brief stop to get a drink and/or snack would be a treat. We were quite hungry by the time we got back to Athens. It would be good to let people know that they should bring a snack if they need it.
I highly recommend this tour to visitors of Athens. It is worth the money and the time.
Viator is my favorite tour company and the tour company delivered well. This is my first time using Viator and it certainly won't be the last. Wonderful memories. Thank you.

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