About Argolis Tour
The wonders of the north east Peloponnese in one day.
Duration: Full day
Leave Athens by the coastal road along the Saronic Gulf to the Corinth Canal, which connects the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea, there will be a short photo stop here. Drive to Mycenae, the Homeric city of Atreides, the city "rich in gold" of the ancient poets. Visit the Lion's Gate, the Cyclopean Walls, and the Royal Tombs.
Drive through the fertile plain of Argolis, the picturesque town nestling at the foot of a cliff crowned by the mighty ramparts of the Palamidi Fortress (short photo stop), then leave for Epidavros, to visit its 4th century BC theatre famous for its astonishing acoustics. Return to Athens by the National road connecting Epidavros with Corinth. Lunch will be taken in Mycenae.
Included is a complimentary pick up and drop off service from your Athens hotel.