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ANCIENT CORINTH AND MYCENAE

Per Person (Based on 2-3 passengers) $551 USD
Per Person (Based on 4-5 passengers) $407 USD
Per Person (Based on 6-7 passengers) $321 USD
Per Person (Based on 8-9 passengers) $258 USD
Per Person (Based on 10-14 passengers) $229 USD
Sunday Surcharge (If tour falls on a Sunday OR Bank Holiday) $311 USD
*Selections and optional choices will be made during checkout

ANCIENT CORINTH AND MYCENAE

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Departing from the port of Nauplia and after a 1 1/2 hour drive, you will reach the ancient town of Corinth, where Saint Paul lived and preached for two years. During ancient times, Corinth was among the richest cities and this is quite evident by its remains, including the huge Agora (Market Place) and Apollo's Temple (6th century BC).

Corinth remains breathtaking and your imagination, while looking at this world wonder, will try to picture the history that sailed through this crevass.

After visiting Ancient Corinth, you'll proceed to Mycenae. As you enter through the famous Lion's Gate, before you is the citadel of Mycenae. Inside the cyclopean walls, to the right of the entrance, is the Grave Circle, the royal cemetery believed to contain the body of Agamemnon. Outside the walls, 400 meters from the citadel site, the startling beehive tomb of Agamemnon, known as the “Treasure of Atreus,” will enrapture you.

This tour is yet another example of the blending of historical fact and fiction. The mythology that accompanies much of Greek history makes this country utterly fascinating.

  • This Tour Includes:
  • Round trip transportation
  • English speaking guide
  • All admission fees
  • See/Visit:
  • ancient town of Corinth
  • Apollo's Temple
  • Mycenae via the Lion's Gate
  • Additional Languages Available
  • French
  • German($)
  • Japanese($)
  • Mandarin($)
  • Portuguese($)
  • Spanish($)
  • *Possible upcharge at checkout for languages denoted with ($) symbol.

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Departures (local time)

  • 9:00 AM (5 hrs) Departure may be adjusted; contact ShoreTrips prior to booking

Transfer / Meeting Instructions

No Taxi Required Specific pick up or taxi instructions will appear on your voucher after you purchase your trip.

Special Instructions

• Comfortable walking shoes are required.
• This is a private tour and you will not be combined with other travelers. Make sure to choose the appropriate pricing.

Restrictions

• Please note that the Sunday Supplement also applies to the following Public Holidays in 2019: January 1; April 29th, May 1st, June 17th, August 15th, October 28th and December 25th and 26th.
• Supplement is per group and not per person.