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FULL DAY ARGOLIS CITY TOUR

The Peloponese area of Greece is literally a treasure-trove of ancient monuments, archaeological sites, and historical milestones. Within the Peloponese are located the ancient cities of Olympia, Sparta, Argos, Mycenae and Nauplia.

Argolis occupies the north-east region of the Peloponese. It's a mountainous area surrounded on three sides by coastline. The Argolis region houses the ancient cities of Argos, Mycenae Nauplia and Epidaurus.

On leaving Athens, drive along the seaside highway past the Scaramanga ship-building yards viewing the isles of the Saronic Gulf to Corinth. A short photo stop to view the architectural splendour of the Corinth Canal then on for a visit of Ancient Corinth, which includes the Temple of Apollo and the museum. Continue on to Mycenae visiting the Lionesses Gate, the tombs of Agamemnon (leader of the Greeks in the Trojan War) and Clytemnistra, the Palace, etc. Four course lunch will be served at a taverna in Mycenae or Nauplia. After lunch drive through Argos, one of Greece's most important ancient cities and inhabited from prehistoric times. Continue to Nauplia, the beautiful waterfront city which became the capital of Greece for a short time after the War of Independence in the early 19th century, and then on to Epidaurus to visit the remains of the most important sanctuary erected in the 4th century BC as well as the world-famous ancient and best preserved theatre in Greece capable of seating some 15,000 people, and boasting amazing acoustics. A visit to the museum which exhibits many of the medical and surgical instruments as well as many inscriptions of prescriptions for medicines and descriptions of cures found on the archaeological site.

INCLUSIONS:
1. Private car and driver
2. English speaking guide for a half-day sightseeing tour
3. Entrance to Archeological Sites and Museums listed
4. Included lunch in local restaurant without beverages.
5. Currently applicable taxes

EXCLUSIONS:
1.All cruise charges, docking fee, etc.
2. Drinks and things of personal nature.

TOUR PRICE : PRIVATE TOUR: Minimum of 2 paying passengers*
2 PEOPLE 4 PEOPLE 6 PEOPLE 8 PEOPLE 10 PEOPLE
$USD 655 per person $USD 370 per person $USD 260 per person $USD 200 per person $USD 185 per person

** Surcharge for Sunday or Bank Holidays: $USD 310 per tour.

Trip Price : $655 (per person)*
Tour Style: Private Tour
Validity : January – December 2011
Port of Pickup : Piraeus - Athens Port
Pick up Details : Morning as per ship landing   (0900 approx)
Duration : 9 Hours
Days of Operations : Daily (Sunday & public holidays incur a surcharge)
 
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