ONE DAY TOUR TO MYCENAE – NAUPLION – EPIDAURUS (ARGOLIS

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[[TOUR CODE #8] [PRICE FROM: 89.00 EURO] This full day tour to Mycenae with Cyclopean walls and the Palace of King Agamemnon is one of the must visit important places. The picturesque town of Nauplion was the first capital of Greece on the 19th century. The Theatre of Epidaurus world famous for its excellent acoustics, are the most visited places from Athens. Let us show you why... while you are listening to our expert licensed guide explaining all the historical and monumental sites, travelling in our luxury air-conditioned coach. On this Organized Tour from Athens we start our tour driving by Daphne Monastery (with unique byzantine 11th century splendid mosaics), continue by Eleusis (birth place of Agriculture where the ancient divine drama was performed every September in the presence of thousands of people attending the famous Eleusinian mysteries), the Corinth Canal and Isthmia and pass by the Fortress of Acrocorinth.

Then arrive at Mycenae, the legendary home of the Atreids that gave its name to the earliest sophisticated civilization on the mainland in 4000 years ago. We will visit the famous bee-hive Tomb of King Agamemnon and the Lion’s Gate part of the awesome Cyclopean Wall. Mycenae was the powerful centre of the second half of Bronze Age (1600-1100 BC), with its awesome Cyclopean Walls, its unique Lion’s Gate, and the ruins of Agamemnon’s palace where series of most tragic dramas took place. Leaving Mycenae we continue to Nauplion, an old seaside extremely picturesque town preserving all its old charm that has expanded up the hillsides in modern times near the north end of the Argolic Gulf. The town was chosen to be the first capital of modern Greece on 19th century. Nauplion is now the capital of the prefecture of Argolis and the province of Nauplion.

Contact: adm@toursinathens.gr - Tel.: +30 210 4285500 – 19, Leof. Syngrou – 11743 Athens

We will continue to visit the Sanctuary of Asklepios or else known as the Theatre of Epidaurus, world famous for its acoustics. The theater was designed by Polykleitos the Younger in the 4th century BC. Price per person Adult Child 4-12 years old: *Note: infant up to 4 years old goes free! With Lunch 99.00€ 49.50€ Without Lunch 89.00€ 44.50€

Included on the above price Entrance fees to museums and archaeological sites Professional English-speaking licensed guide Transportation by air-conditioned, non smoking coach Local taxes How to book Click here to pay and book this tour Or e-mail us at adm@toursinathens.gr Or call us at +30 210 4285500 Highlights Corinth Canal, Mycenae, Lion's Gate, Theatre of Epidaurus, Nauplion Departures a. 1st of April till 31st October: every Monday-Tuesday-Thursday-Saturday b. 1st November till 31st March: every Tuesday-Thursday-Saturday Except: 1st January, Greek Orthodox Eastern Day, 1st May, 25th and 26th December Schedule Details Duration: 10 hours Departure Time: 08:30am As this tour is organized, please be at pick up point 10' before the agreed time Return Time: 06:30pm (approx.), to original departure point Pick up Service We offer free pick up service from all Athens centre hotels. If you want to see the pick up service from your hotel please click here. Additional Information Some departures may be operated by a multi-lingual professional licensed guide What to bring Comfortable footwear, Sunblock, Hat, Camera F.A.Q. Got some questions? Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Contact: adm@toursinathens.gr - Tel.: +30 210 4285500 – 19, Leof. Syngrou – 11743 Athens