The 2day tour to ARGOLIS (Epidaurus-Mycenae)
Two days tour to Argolis (Nafplion-Epidaurus-Mycenae)
Available every MONDAY
Duration : 2 days
Departs at 8:30 AM
Explore with this 2 day trip from Athens the first capital of modern Greece, Nafplion. Enjoy strolling around the old town, have a coffee beside the sea viewing the Bourtzi islet. In addition you will have the opportunity to visit two UNESCO’S world heritage monuments.
1st day: We depart from our terminal, and pass by the OLYMPIC STADIUM to see the Athens 2004 Olympics main venue. We continue to the Corinth Canal, which connects the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea (short stop). Drive on to MYCENAE, the famous Homeric city of the Atreides – the city “rich in gold” of the ancient poets. In Mycenae visit the Lion’s Gate, the Cyclopean Walls, and the Tomb of King Agamemnon (optional stop for souvenirs). Depart through the fertile plain of ARGOLIS for NAUPLIA (Nafplion), which is a picturesque town that was the first capital of modern Greece. Afternoon free for a visit to the Venetian fortress of PALAMIDI crowning the city, or to the fortified islet of Bourtzi, or alternatively for going swimming. Also you can have an optional visit to the NATIONAL GALLERY – NAFPLION ANNEX. The Annex of the National Gallery in Nafplion is housed in a historical building and has a permanent collection comprising works inspired from the Greek War of independence. Enjoy dinner and stay Overnight stay in Nafplion.
2nd day: Morning free for a walk to the old city with its neoclassic houses and picturesque streets. Furthermore you can visit the Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation and “V. Papantoniou” Museum, which was founded in 1974 and received in 1981 the European Museum of the year Award. The 1st and 2nd floor now houses the new permanent exhibition “Urban Greece” mainly referring to the town of Nafplion and its surrounding area during the 19th and 20th centuries. Around noon leave for EPIDAURUS to visit the Ancient Theater (4th century B.C.) famous for its astonishing acoustics. In the afternoon return to Athens.
Official prices of this tour:
175 € per adult incl. 1 night in a First Class (4-star) hotel
152 € per adult incl. 1 night in a Tourist Class (3-star) hotel
Our Special prices for this tour:
155 € per adult for 1 night in a First Class (4-star) hotel (save 20 € )
135 € per adult for 1 night in a Tourist Class (3-star) hotel (save 17 €)
Prices per child (under 12 years old) when sharing a room with 2 adults:
88 € per child for 1 night in a First Class (4-star) hotel
75 € per child for 1 night in a Tourist Class (3-star) hotel
Supplement for Single occupancy of the hotel room:
34 € for the 1 night in a First Class (4-star) hotel
28 € for the 1 night in a Tourist Class (3-star) hotel
The above prices include Half Board (breakfast and one dinner)