Experience the history and culture of Mycenae on this guided excursion. After downloading the app on your phone, enjoy a self-guided audio tour of this ancient Aegean archaeological site. Explore top attractions like the spot where the Mask of Agamemnon and the Treasury of Atreus while learning about the site’s history.
Explore the ancient civilization of Mycenae on this self-guided excursion
Enjoy an easy-to-use app that can quickly be downloaded onto your phone
Capture memorable photos of the site where the Mask of Agamemnon was found
Learn about Mycenae’s daily life, fashion, and food from an audio guide
Upon encountering the sight of the massive Cyclopean walls of Mycenae, you will listen to the fascinating tales about its construction by one-eyed giants and the mythical founding of the city.
The crime of Tantalus, the progenitor of the royal family is nothing less but an omen of the curse which befell the House of Atreus and all the terrible stories you are going to hear once you walk below the imposing Lions’ Gate of the Mycenaean citadel.
The Treasury of Atreus:
You’ll visit the massive beehive tomb, once believed to be the burial site of King Agamemnon, to admire its jaw-dropping tholos and learn about his murder by the vengeful queen Clytemnestra.
Please consider that admission fees for the archaeological site/museum of Mycenae & the Treasury of Atreus are not included
This is a downloadable self-guided audio tour for your smartphone. No live guide will accompany you. No VR / AR is included
Please consider that the audio tour covers the areas of the archaeological site and the Treasury of Atreus. It doesn’t include a tour of the museum
Book per device to be used, not per participant
Keep in mind that internet access might be unavailable & mobile signal may be weak in the archaeological site. So please download the mobile app and your audio tour on your smartphone prior to your visit in order to enjoy it offline
The audio tour can be used repeatedly both online and offline. Use your headphones to best enjoy
An Android or iOS smartphone is required. (Windows phones are not compatible with the app)
Please ensure you have enough storage space. (required size for the app & tour: 100-150 MB)
Mycenae archaeological site, hours of operation: April: 08.00 a.m. - 19.00 p.m. May - August : 08:00 a.m. - 20:00 p.m. September: 08.00 a.m. - 19.00 p.m. October: 08.00 - 18.00 p.m. 1 November until 31 March: 8:30 a.m. - 16:00 p.m.
Please wear sunscreen and a hat during the hot summer months
Visitors are advised to wear comfortable shoes
Most travelers can participate
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers