Ancient Corinth Day Trip from Athens
Ancient Corinth Day Trip from Athens
Beginning with the impressive Corinth Canal, journey on to one of ancient Greece’s most important cities. A perfect adventure for history enthusiasts!
Visiting Places: Corinth Canal, Agora, Temple of Apollo Acrocorinth, Goddess Aphrodite’s sanctuary.
Duration: 5 hours
WHY WE LOVE IT
This private tour is ideal for everyone, families and couples alike. Your personal and expert tour guide will let you experience Ancient Corinth like no other tour as you take in the views and learn about the history behind every artefact and place.
In the comfort of your private, cosy vehicle, travel to the spectacular Ancient Corinth. Beginning with the impressive Corinth Canal, journey on to one of ancient Greece’s most important cities. From the heights of the Acrocorinth to the ancient city itself, with your expert guide & historian marvel at the remnants of antiquity and learn fascinating facts such as why the city’s populace inspired Apostle Paul’s famous Letters to the Corinthians.
On your first stop, the famous 19th century artificial Corinth Canal, you’ll get a chance to take amazing photos while admiring the breath-taking view.
Next stop, the epicentre of Ancient Corinth. Follow your guide and marvel at the remnants of the town’s ancient glory. We’ll stroll and linger around the town where St. Paul used to preach and where he also lived. Explore the once busy Agora, the stunning Temple of Apollo, and many other ancient sights that lay bare the once prosperous paragon of a town.
Unearth the secret water spring of Acrocorinth, the acropolis of Corinth, as it is waiting to have its myths revealed! On the same hill, there is a sanctuary where the remains of Goddess Aphrodite lies. You will be welcomed with an unobstructed view to Peloponnese and then you may partake in interesting ways the ancient Corinthian women worshiped the goddess.
After a day of history and adventure you will head back to Athens with memories of a lifetime.
- Expert licensed tour guide.
- Private and comfortable experience.
- Suitable for everyone, including families and couples.
- Marvellous views and important history, ideal for ancient-Greek-history enthusiasts.
Dates | Start Time : Daily | This is a private tour, upon request.
Duration: 5 hours (approx.)
Spoken Language: English (may be available also in Spanish, German, Italian and French upon request.)
Meeting Point: Pick up from your hotel can be arranged.
Group Size: This tour is for private groups only, of min. 1 - max. 6 persons. Larger groups upon request.
Included: Hotel pick-up and transfer to Ancient Corinth, exceptional licensed tour guide.
Excluded: Tickets to any archaeological sites, lunch (at extra charge), anything else you may want to buy, gratuities (optional).
Note: This is a tour for private groups of up to 6 persons. Bookings must be arranged and confirmed 72 hours before the tour for higher chances of availability. Each private tour and activity can be totally customized to guests' needs.
Discounts for Young Travellers: Tour is priced per group regardless of age.
Cancellation more than 5 days prior to scheduled Activity: Full refund (minus 20% for administrative and credit card fees). Cancellation 2-4 days prior to scheduled Activity: 50% refund. Cancellation 24 hours prior to scheduled Activity/No show: no refund.
- Confirmation to be received as soon as possible (within 24 hours from booking)
- You can present either a print out or an electronic booking confirmation for this activity
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