«3-Day Classical Tour Greece: Epidaurus, Mycenae, Olympia, Delphi»
Day One: We will greet you and take you on a drive on the coastal road of Attica, towards the Corinth Canal. We will make a brief stop for a coffee and some photos of the canal's view. We'll then continue our road trip for our first visit to the ancient Theatre of Epidaurus. This theatre is known through the ages for its perfect acoustics, a special quality owed to its unique design. Our next stop will be in Nauplion, where we will make a short visit. Nauplion is a picturesque, colourful small city, built at the foot of a rocky hill. Its old fortifications and elegant houses offer a most relaxing scenenry. it is the perfect pit-stop before we head out to Mycenae. At Mycenae, we will visit the Archaeological site of Mycenae and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Afterwards, we will depart for Olympia through Central Peloponnese. Our drive will cross through the towns of Tripolis and Megalopolis for our final destination, the town of Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic games. This is where we'll have dinner and spend the night.
Day Two: We'll have breakfast at the hotel and in the morning we will visit the Archaeological Site of Olympia. Some of the most notable landmarks that we'll meet include the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and of course, the Archaeological Museum. After our visit to the archaeological site, we will drive on through the plains of Ilia and Achaia to the magnificent bridge that crosses the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion. We will pass by the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) and Itea and we'll arrive in Delphi. This is going to be our stop where we'll have dinner and sleep for the night.
Day Three: In the morning we will wake up so as to have breakfast and leave our hotel to visit the Archaeological Site and the Museum of Delphi. Before departing for Athens, we will have a couple of hours free time to explore the town of Delphi. Afterwards, we will drive through the village of Arachova, renowned for its colourful rugs and carpets. Our arrival in Athens is expected to be early in the evening. That will be the end of our tour «3-Day Classical Tour Greece: Epidaurus, Mycenae, Olympia, Delphi».