Follow in the footsteps of St. Paul, who spent time living in Corinth and wrote two letters to the Corinthians, on this private tour of biblical Corinth and the Corinth Canal, with pickup and drop-off from Athens or Corinth. See the marketplace where St. Paul addressed the Corinthians from the podium, visit a church with a mosaic depicting his conversion, and stop at Kechries where Paul had his hair shorn.
The Ancient Sunken City Tour is a combination of our Medieval Castles Nafplio Tour and our Wilderness Tour, combining the famous Ancient Sunken City, the Small Ancient Theater of Epidavros, with breathtaking and wild scenery, pine trees hanging above the turquoise coloured waters of Argolida’s coastline and wonderful secluded beaches for our stops.Our first site is the Small Ancient Theatre of Epidavros, built in the 4th century B.C. Our second site is none other than the Ancient Sunken City built 1200BC, also known as Argolida’s Lost Atlantis. In some places the ancient breakwater is still preserved. Only two meters in depth, this makes it a terrific location for underwater site-seeing, snorkelling, underwater pictures.When we manage to convince you to move on, we paddle to a pristine, isolated beach to have our homemade lunch. After some snorkelling, sunbathing, or why not a siesta, we can finally admire the journey back, with all senses having been satisfied and fulfilled.
Explore the ancient wonders of Mycenae and Epidaurus on a 6-hour tour with a local guide. Departing from Nafplio, wind through the picturesque scenery of the Argolis region to Mycenae, home to the UNESCO-protected hilltop ruins of a city dating from the 2nd millennium BC. After seeing highlights including the Lion’s Gate and vaulted tombs, journey to Epidaurus, a sacred ancient Greek center of healing. Here, admire the incredible theater, built in the 4th century BC as part of the healing center of Asklepios, before your return to Nafplio.
Starting your trip from Nafplion, your first stop is the archaeological site of Mycenae. You will travel to the mythical Kingdom of Agamemnon, where one of the most brilliant cultures of Greek prehistory, the Mycenaean civilization, developed. You will then head to the Lions Gate, the monumental entrance of the palaces. Next, you will see the Cyclopean walls around the Acropolis, and the tholos tombs of Atreus and Clytemnestra’s.The next stop is the Corinth Canal, which connects the Corinthian bay with the Saronic Gulf and Ancient Corinth, with the famous temple of Apollo and the steps of Apostle Paul. You will continue the tour of ancient Epidaurus, where you will explore the ancient theatre of one of the most famous archaeological monuments in Greece.You will also visit the Asclepieion of Epidaurus, which was the centre of healing serious diseases for the whole of ancient Greece. Many monuments developed around it, most notably the temple of Asklepios, Tholos and others.
Greek history and mythology buffs will find ample opportunity to travel back in time on this full-day private tour from Kalamata to Mount Olympus, the home of the Greek gods. Wander ancient Olympia and its temples to Zeus and Hera, discover the origin of the Olympic Games, explore the workshop where the golden statue of Zeus—one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World—was created, and get a comprehensive feel for how the ancient Greeks lived and worshiped.
Immerse yourself in ancient Greece on this half-day private tour of Messene. Get transported there in a luxury vehicle (with complimentary WiFi). Spend ample time at the site, visiting the sanctuaries, public buildings, and the imposing fortifications, houses, and tombs.
Experience the sights, scenery and culture of the Peloponnese as you wish on a private, fully customizable 3- to 10-hour tour. Select the places or activities that interest you and relax as a private driver-guide whisks you to and from each by comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle. Perhaps visit the spectacular ancient theater at Epidaurus, see the Corinth Canal, tour the Nemea wine region or discover traditional bee-keeping farms — it’s up to you. Choose from several departure times to suit you, and select your itinerary in advance or on the day itself.
Enjoy a wonderful walking tour in Nafplion, one of the most romantic cities of Greece. Meet your tour leader at your hotel inside the city limits or at the Land Gate, ready for your adventure in the Venetian city. Pass by the point where Ioannis Kapodistrias, the first ruler of Greece, was assassinated and end up in the Syntagma Square, where Venetian and neoclassical buildings dominate your surroundings.Explore the old town's picturesque alleyways, where you will see historical buildings such as the First Parliament of the Greek State and the Archaeological Museum. You will then walk uphill to the Acropolis of Nafplion and marvel at the unique panoramic views of the bay.Continuing the tour, you will experience the food culture of Nafplion by visiting a local restaurant to taste local produce such as Tsipouro and wines from Nemea. These tastes will complement the history of Nafplion and complete a perfect tour.
Mix Greek wine, mythology, and history on a tour to Nemea from Nafplio. Travel to picturesque Nemea, the Peloponnese’s major wine-growing region, with a local guide. Learn how the mythical Hercules killed a lion here as one of his 12 tasks, and explore ancient Nemea; the site of the Nemean Games between the 6th and 2nd centuries BC. See the ruins of the Stadium of Nemea and continue to two wineries. Discover the winemaking process and taste some top-notch Nemean wines such as Agiorgitiko reds and whites.
Starting your trip from Nafplion, your first stop is the archaeological site of Mycenae. We will then head to the Lions Gate,the monumental entrance of the palaces. Next, you will see the Cyclopean walls around the Acropolis, and the tholos tombs of Atreus and Clytemnestra’s.You will continue the tour to ancient Epidaurus, where we explore the ancient theatre of one of the most famous archaeological monuments in Greece. We will also visit the Asclepieion of Epidaurus, which was the centre of healing serious diseases for the whole of ancient Greece.The tour continues with our return to Nafplion, and start our walk from the Land Gate, the only entrance to the Venetian city. As we tour the old town's picturesque alleyways, we will discover historical buildings such as the First Parliament of the Greek State and the Archaeological Museum. We will then climb to Acronafplia, the Acropolis of Nafplion and marvel at the unique panoramic views. We will end our tour at the port of the city.
Travel in comfort to places offered with unique history, architecture and religious importance! Meet romantic Nafplio, the first capital of modern Greece and walk through the picturesque narrow streets!
This whistlestop adventure from Corinth is perfect for independent travelers who’d like the luxury of private transport between attractions. Take the stress out of navigating public transport by having private taxi pickup, drop-off, and transfers included. You’ll travel with ease between dispersed sights, with air-conditioning and Wi-Fi. Attractions you’ll visit include the Ancient Epidaurus Theater, the Archaeological Museum of Epidaurus, and the Canal of Corinth.
Enjoy a full-day private tour to the city of Sparta, which features prominently in Greek history. Begin the drive from Kalamata with a convenient pickup at your hotel, then ride in a comfortable, climate-controlled vehicle over the scenic Taygetos mountains. See significant sites in both modern and historic Sparta, including the Acropolis of Ancient Sparta, the Persian Gallery, the Olive Oil Museum, and more on this guided excursion.
The weathered remains of once-powerful ancient civilizations are scattered around Greece’s Peloponnese region. On this tour, enjoy the ease and efficiency of hassle-free transportation between three of the regions top archaeological sites: Ancient Corinth, the Acrocorinth, and Ancient Mycenae. There’ll also be time for a quick photo stop at the Corinth Canal.
Explore Corinth by chauffeured car with this convenient tour though the region’s ancient monuments. Visit the Canal of Corinth, the Acrocorinth castle, Ancient Diolkos, and other significant sites in a comfortable, modern, climate-controlled vehicle equipped with WiFi and digital TV. Avoid the stress and hassle of renting a car and let a professional, licensed, non-smoking driver shuttle you from site to site with sufficient time to explore at each stop.
Visit four of the Peloponnese’s historical highlights on this private, full-day tour from Nafplio. Travel deep into the Peloponnese, one of the crucibles of ancient Greek history and mythology, in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle. Explore UNESCO-listed Mycenae, a hilltop city from the 2nd millennium BC. See the Lion’s Gate and other highlights, and then view the Corinth Canal and Ancient Corinth, a crumbled Greco-Roman city. Lastly, take in the ruins of Epidaurus, an ancient healing center notable for the UNESCO-listed Sanctuary of Asklepios and a spectacular classical theatre.
Get to know the history, culture, traditions, and nature of Monemvasia and its surrounding areas with this unforgettable tour. We will take to you to the best places of interest around Monemvasia and serve you a delicious meal made with local ingredients at our historical estate. The tour lasts 6+ hours and will be tailored to your specific interests. At the end of the day, you will be enriched by an experience you will never forget. Points of interest:• A visit to the Castle of Monemvasia • The Cave of Kastania • Neapoli • Petrified forest of Agia Marina• Picturesque bay of Archangelos• Guided tour of Liotrivi Historical Mansion on the traditional way of olive oil making• Lunch with local specialties which includes wine, at Liotrivi Restaurant• Lagoon of Gerakas• Private and sunny beaches along the way• Beautiful walks in nature, with hotspots for photos
The one-time capital of Greece, Nafplio is a charming port town in the Peloponnese. On this tour, even less experienced paddlers can get active out in the calm waters of the Argolic Gulf. Enjoy views of the town’s three fortresses—Akronafplia, Palamidi, and Bourtzi—and take a break from paddling at scenic snorkeling and swimming spots.
Immerse yourself in off-the-beaten-path Greece with this day trip from Kalamata to Pylos and Methoni. Enjoy the ride there with complimentary WiFi and then explore the idyllic town of Pylos. Then stroll around Methoni, taking in its ancient castle built by the Turks.
Experience a Kalamata bee farm on this guided excursion. After joining your host at a designated meeting point, step into protective gear and explore the insect’s natural environment. Learn all about the bee and marvel at the pollen collection and honey conversion process. Then, enjoy a complimentary honey tasting, a delicious lunch, wine, and tea from Mt. Taygetos.
Head out of Kalamata for the day to explore the fascinating town of Mystras. After pickup from your hotel or port in Kalamata, Kardamili, or Pylos Area (Costa Navarino) head towards the cave of Keadas and learn about its dark past. Then it's on to Mystras to visit key landmarks including the fortified walls and other ancient ruins while listening to engaging commentary from your tour guide.
Imagine the energy and excitement of the original Olympic Games with a private, full-day tour from Costa Navarino to ancient Olympia. Travel to the Western Peloponnese and back in time to 776 BC, when ancient Greeks first began the celebrated sporting tradition that continues to captivate the world every four years. Tour the major monuments of the archaeological site, including the former gymnasium, stadium, hotel, crypt, and Temple of Zeus, and explore history and artifacts of the early games at the renowned Olympia Museum.