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.
At the foot of Mount Parnassos lies the Pan-Hellenic sanctuary of Delphi, which had the most famous oracle of ancient Greece.Delphi was regarded as the centre of the worldThe sanctuary of Delphi, set within a most spectacular landscape, was for many centuries the cultural and religious centre and symbol of unity for the Hellenic world.The history of Delphi begins in prehistory and in the myths of the ancient Greeks. In the beginning the site was sacred to Mother Earth and was guarded by the terrible serpent Python, who was later killed by Apollo.Apollo's sanctuary was built here by Cretans who arrived at Kirrha, the port of Delphi, accompanied by the god in the form of a dolphin. This myth survived in plays presented during the various Delphic festivals, such as the Septerion, the Delphinia, the Thargelia, the Theophania and, of course. the famous Pythia, which celebrated the death of Python and comprised musical and athletic competitions.
Experience the birthplace of the Olympics on this private all-day excursion. After a convenient hotel pickup, travel to ancient Olympia in a luxury minivan with a personal driver-guide. Explore the Temples of Zeus and Hera, the Gymnasium, the Stadium, and the site’s immersive Archaeological Museum of Olympia. Finish the tour with a relaxing stroll around the estate of a historic winery and distillery in the Peloponnesian countryside.
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
First we will head to Gerania mountain, right next to the town of Loutraki. Our first stop will be at a spot of 700 meters of altitude next to Osios Patapios monastery. This is a great spot in order to admire the Corinthian Golf and the Corinth Canal from above. We will talk about out the history of the area, enjoying the amazing view. We will drive through olive tree fields to the edge of the mountain and the Temple of Hera. You will feel the unique aura of this "open air" museum and imagine how ancient Greeks where using the location as a port. Our final destination will be Lake Vouliagmeni or Blue Lake. The salty lake is a place of amazing natural beauty. We will swim to the crystal clear water and enjoy our refreshments.
Step back in time on a tour showcasing the ancient Greek sights of Mycenae, Epidaurus, and Nafplio. Because it’s a private tour, you’ll have plenty of time to explore highlights like the Venetian fortress of Palamidi and the ancient theater of Epidaurus. Included lunch, round-trip transportation from your Nafplio hotel or the cruise port, and a choice of departure times add extra value.
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.
See secluded beaches and swim in the warm blue ocean during this private, evening cruise along the Messinia coastline that includes Champagne and a sunset viewing. Out at sea, watch for turtles and dolphins and hop off the boat to snorkel and swim as the sunlight begins to fade. Take your spot on the deck as the sky turns brilliant colors and the sun dips below the horizon.
• Port/hotel: Free pick-up and drop-off included• Visit/ walk through the olive groves and learn about the cultivation methods• Tour of the Olive Oil Museum• Sample local wine and olive oil• Learn about the health benefits of olive oil and how to distinguish between top quality extra virgin olive oil.• Enjoy a delicious meal made with local ingredients
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.
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.
Spend a day immersed in ancient Greek history on a private excursion from coastal Patras to Delphi, once considered the center of the world according to mythology. Comfortably reach the UNESCO site with a personal driver and minivan, and enjoy ample time to explore the home of the legendary oracle plus excavated treasures like the Naxian Sphinx at the Delphi Archaeological Museum.
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.
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.
Highlights:- Olivewalk with Expert English speaking tour guide- Guided tour to the Olive Groves- Guided tour at the olive press factory (mill)- Training & Olive oil tasting in 3 different extra virgin olive oils by - Experienced olive oil taster (a member of certified olive oil panel).- Olive oil & Food Pairing with at least 4 different taste combinations- Traditional plates such as lalagia, pasto, Kalamata Olives, tzatziki, feta etc- Wine and ouzo
Get to know the wines of Monemvasia with a unique 2-hour tour that includes a visit to the Historical Mansion. Our tour starts with a walk through the vineyards to show you the different varieties of grapes and our ways of cultivation and secrets of the wine making process. We will then continue to our Historical Mansion, where you can enjoy a wine tasting of 5 different local wines along with a delicious charcuterie board. Here you will have the opportunity to take part in a unique experience of the local traditions and tastes of Monemvasia.Highlights• Enjoy a peaceful walk to the vineyards• Savor 5 different types of local wine• Get to know the Monemvasia outside of the castle walls, its vineyards and its nature and enjoy the wine in the land that it is made in.• Participating in our wine tour you will gain a new experience and try local recipes and authentic gastronomy.
Get more out of your time in Corinth by going on an action-packed private excursion. A benefit of a private tour is that you can choose your departure time, and you won’t have to wait around for other travelers. Take advantage of free Wi-Fi en route, and stop off at remote sites that would be hard-to-reach by public transport. Highlights include Corinth Canal, Loutraki, St. Patapios Monastery, the Heraion of Perachora, and Blue Lake.
Party the night away on your very own private sailing charter as you and your guests cruise through the tranquil waters of Messinia, Greece. Whatever the occasion - engagements, birthday parties, vow renewals, or just a special getaway - this fully-flexible boat cruise offers guests the chance to do things their way. Whether for celebration, fun, romance or all of the above, this cruise is for you.
We start from Athens and drive for about an hour along the beautiful seaside highway to Corinth. We stop at the impressive Corinth Canal, one of the biggest man made canals in the world, constructed in the 19th century. Then, we head to Ancient Corinth to see the well preserved ruins of the immensly significant Roman town. Its most famous attractions include the Temple of Apollo (one of the oldest in Greece), the Step ("Vima") of Apostle Paul and the Archaeological Museum of Corinth.