TOUR CODE #P13
][PRICE FROM: 780.00 EURO]This is a 10 hour private tour from Athens!
– given its military pre-eminence Sparta was recognized as the overall leader of the combined Greek forces during the Greco-Persian Wars – see
which connects two sea gulfs – thegreat technical achievement – visit the
Castle of Mystras
– the capital of the Byzantine Despotate (14th – 15thCentury) a ruined medieval city with its glorious palace.Experience and admire the beauties of Greece on this guided private tour, travelling in our luxury air-conditioned car / mini bus / bus while listening to our professional licensed guide explaining all important historical and monumental sites and introducing you to the spirit of more than 3000 years of Greek history.
Travel at your own pace.
This private tour from Athens includes a private guide and vehicle, just for you. Enjoy the world's knowndestinations with itineraries tailored to feed your needs.
You will be picked up by our personnel
and start your private tour passing by
that connectsthe Gulf of Corinth (Ionian Sea) with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea, cuts through the narrow Isthmus of Corinth and separates the Peloponnesian peninsula from the Greek mainland, thus effectively making theformer an island. Mystras Palace - SpartaWe will see
– the biggest city of Peloponnese – and arrive at
or Lacedaemon, that was aprominent city-state in ancient Greece, situated on the banks of the River Eurotas in Laconia, in south-easternPeloponnese.
Sparta was unique in ancient Greece
for its political (rather military) system which completely focused onmilitary training and excellence in the battle-field.
enjoyed considerably more rights andequality to men than elsewhere in the classical world.
We continue with visit to Mystras
that was a fortified town in Morea (the medieval Peloponnese), on Mt.Taygetos, rising along ancient Sparta. In the 14th and 15th centuries, it served as the capital of the ByzantineDespotate of the Morea, experiencing a period of prosperity and cultural flowering.Afterwards we will drive you back to your original pick up point.
- Tel.: +30 210 4285500 – 19, Leof. Syngrou - 11743 Athens