Greece - Athens - Coach Tours

(2 Day) Myceanae + Epidavrus (Argolis)

2 Days and 1 Nights

Corinth + Mycenae + Nafplion + Epidavrus

Departure Dates
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Ex: Athens - 08.45am
Day Destination / Itinerary Overnight
1Drive by CORINTH CANAL to MYCENAE, the legendary home of the Atreides, where you visit the archaelogical site and then depart for NAUPLIA (Lunch here) Afternoon at leisure overnight at lovely NAUPLIA.Overnight in Nauplia. (L)
2NAUPLIA, morning at leisure and then depart for EPIDAURUS, visit the Theatre famous for its remarkable acoustics, back to Athens 7.00pmIn the afternoon drive back to Athens. (B)

All rates are AUD Per Person Twin Share

  Single Twin p/p Triple p/p
Tourist Class
1 Apr - 30 Oct 13302240240
First Class
1 Apr - 30 Oct 13356281281

1st DAY:
Starting from Athens we drive westwards along the scenic coast, until we reach the CORINTH CANAL with its breathtaking views (Short Stop). The Corinth Canal is a junction of international sea transport and serves ships coming from the western Mediterranean and Adriatic en route to eastern Mediterranean and black sea ports and vice-versa. The Corinth Canal intersects the Isthmus of Corinth and has a length of 6.343m. The minimum width of the canal at sea level is 24.6m and bottom width of 21m at 8m depth.

Continue along the coastal road of the Saronic Gulf to MYCENAE (Visit). Mycenae 'Rich in Gold', the kingdom of mythical Agamemnon, first sung by Homer in his epics, is the most important and richest palatial centre of the Late Bronze Age in Greece. Its name was given to one of the greatest civilizations of Greek prehistory, the Mycenaean civilization. Then depart for NAUPLIA 1st capital of Greece in 1829

Lunch and afternoon at leisure - Overnight in Nauplia. (L)

2nd DAY:
NAUPLIA - Morning at leisure and then depart for EPIDAURUS (Visit) - On the headland called "Nesi" at Palaia Epidaurus, the theatre of the ancient city is quite well-preserved, in the shape it acquired during the latter years of its function. Apart from a few rows of seats, the cavea is made of limestone with poros staircases.

Until now, nine cunei with eighteen rows of seats have been excavated, which originally could accommodate about 2000 spectators. All the benches and thrones of the theatre carry inscriptions with the names of the donors while implying a direct relationship of the monument with the cult of Dionysus. The theater is marveled for its exceptional acoustics, which permit almost perfect intelligibility of unamplified spoken word from the proscenium or scene to all 12,000 spectators, regardless of their seating

In the afternoon drive back to Athens (B).

* Participants on this tour will have an afternoon and morning at leisure for swimming or strolling through the street of NAUPLIA.

**(B) = Breakfast, (L) = Lunch, (D) = Dinner lincluded**

Tour runs every Tue & Wed from 1 April to 30th Oct

Note: Tour cancelled due to National Holidays on March 25, April 20 (Easter), Apr 30, May 1, Dec 25,26 & Jan 1