Exclusive to your group alone our private tour visits two of the jewels of the Peloponnese; the UNESCO World Heritage sites of the Sanctuary of Asklepios, with the theater of Epidaurus and ancient Mycenae with its palace of Agamemnon, leader of the Greeks in the Trojan War.
Make yourself comfortable in one of our new all-leather Mercedes E-Class, AudiA6 or Mercedes Minibus Black models with free Wi-Fi as you cruise past olive groves, orchards and views of the Aegean Sea and famous countryside of the Peloponnese. A great option for families, small groups, and seasoned travelers with the flexibility to go at your own pace.
After the transfer from your hotel, cruise ship or airport by your private driver, make yourself comfortable in one of our new Mercedes E-Class, AudiA6 or Mercedes Minibus Black all-leather models and with free Wi-Fi when you leave. Athens to see two of the most important sites in Greece.
After about 90 minutes we will reach the UNESCO-listed Sanctuary of Asklepios with its on-site museum and the Theater of Epidaurus, one of the most visited ancient sites in Greece. The temple and theater date from the 20th century and feature masterpieces of classical Greek architecture. Take all the time you need to visit this impressive site a XNUMX-minute drive from the historic port of Nafplio, Greece's first capital, with a charming Venetian quarter nestled below the towering Palamidi castle. Here, your driver will be happy to orient you easily to the most important central areas, and you can also explore the town's many craft shops before having lunch in one of the seaside cafes or restaurants.
Continuing after lunch, you will head to Mycenae, home to the citadel of the legendary Agamemnon, leader of the Greeks against the Trojans during the Trojan War. The "Mycenaean period" from 1600 to 1100 BC. AD, refers to this ancient city, indicating its importance in Greek civilization. Cross the imposing 6-metre (20-foot) long ramparts, enter Agamemnon's throne room through the Lion's Gate and explore the administrative and service buildings, tombs and the incredible treasury of Atreus, as well as the first-class museum on site before your return to Athens.
Note: Your professional guide takes care of you and provides historical, mythological, ancient and modern information throughout the tour. Possibility of accompanied visits to one or more of the sites by an approved archaeological guide, this can be provided on request (additional cost).