The full day tour of Argolis is a trip to some of the most important archaeological sites of Greece, in the most characteristic Greek-Mediterranean scenery of Peloponnese.
Leaving Loutraki behind, photo stop to the Corinth Canal.
We continue driving trough the hills of Corinth, among thousands of olive trees and vineyards, we’ll arrive at prefecture of Argolis. Visit the archaeological site of Mycenae.
Mycenae, ‘Rich in Gold’, was the kingdom of mythical Agamemnon.The Palace, symbol of power of the Mycenaean rulers, was reached by a large ramp beginning at the Lions Gate. Outside the fortress lie the impressive beehive tombs including that ascribed to Agamemnon known also as the Treasury of Atreas.
After concluding our visit to Mycenae we’ll arrive to the picturesque town of Nafplion, first capital of the Greek State in the early 1830s. The Old Town is lovely, with old mansions and paved paths. The whole town gives a Noeclassical vibe that attracts all visitors. Lunch at a traditional tavern
From Nafplion, driving through the winding roads of Argolis, we are going to visit Epidaurus, famous for it’s ancient theatre The view, aesthetics and acoustics of the theatre are breathtaking.
Early in the afternoon back to Loutraki.
NOTE: Admission tickets are being paid to the guide at the start of the tour offering skip-line-time access. Passport or ID Card are required
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