Four Day Classical Tour:
Epidaurus, Mycenae, Olympia, Delphi, Meteora
DURATION : 4 Days STARTING POINT: Athens TOUR TIME: 08:30
- Four days classical Greece tour including five UNESCO’S world heritage sites
- Explore the important archaeological site of Mycenae & the ancient theater of Epidaurus
- Visit ancient Olympia and view highlights such as Temple of Zeus & the stadium
- Explore Meteora monasteries and enjoy breathtaking views of the rocks
- Stroll through Delphi site & museum also known as the ‘navel of the world’
- Stop at the strategically Corinth Canal
- Excellent value of money
- Explore the most important archaeological sites of classical Greece on a 3-day carbon neutral tour
Four Day Classical Tour includes:
- Transportation by luxury air conditioned bus
- Professional and licensed guide
- Hotel accommodation (A class / T class)
- Breakfasts & dinners
- Entrance fees
- Hotel accommodation tax
- Drinks and beverages
- Gratuites (optional)
Details about the trip:
Some general informations about the places:
Explore the glory of ancient Greece and delve into its rich history with this four day adventure tour from Athens. Visit five UNESCO’S world heritage sites including the impressive Meteora, the mythical site of Ancient Olympia and Delphi archaeological site also known as the ‘the navel of the world’. Transportation, professional guide, A class or T class hotel accommodation, entrance fees, breakfasts and dinners are included per itinerary.
Let’s see the detailed programme:
1st DAY: Leave Athens behind and head to the strategically Corinth canal (short stop). Continue to Epidaurus and visit the majestic Ancient theatre, world famous for its outstanding acoustics. Proceed to the beautiful seaport town of Nauplia (short stop) and through the plain of Argos arrive to Myceane. Visit the archaeological site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Learn about the classical Greek culture as you walk through this impressive archaeological site. In the afternoon depart for Olympia, the birth place of the Olympic Games. Overnight stay Olympia.
2nd DAY: After breakfast, set off with your guide and visit the impressive archaeological site of Olympia. Marvel at the Temple of Zeus, the Temple of Hera, the altar of the Olympic flame, the Stadium and the archaeological Museum. Depart via Patras to Rion, cross the Corinthian bay by the famous bridge to Antirion. Pass by the city of Nafpaktos and from there on, along the coastal road to Delphi, known in ancient times as the navel of the world. In the afternoon visit the picturesque mountain village of Arachova. Overnight stay in Delphi or Itea.
3rd and 4rd day:
3rd DAY: Rise early and visit the archaeological site of Delphi, one of the most important archaeological treasures, also listed as a UNESCO world Heritage site. Head inside the Delphi museum and encounter numerous artifacts and relics that date back to 15th century BC. Continue to Kalabaka via Central Greece. Overnight stay in Kalabaka.
4th DAY: Leave in the morning for nearby Meteora to visit the breathtaking Byzantine Monasteries. This UNESCO world Heritage site is home for more than 20 rock monasteries. Discover the natural beauty and the cultural heritage of this area. Return to Athens late in the afternoon passing the heroic monument of Leonidas at Thermopylae.