Athens and the Acropolis
This is a full day excursion starting from the Resort covering a variety of interests. Starting from the historical monuments and walking through the ancient market of Athens. Many interesting small restaurants and coffee shops are there to offer a traditional Greek souvlakia or a fine dining experience. The main shopping street of Athens is the best place to acquire a traditional pair of Greek sandals.
Argolis and Mycenae
Our excursion starts around 06:00 am. We’ll drive you through the Corinth Canal -which is a seaway that connects the Aegean sea to the Ionion sea through the Corinth gulf- to Mycenae where you can visit the Gate of the Lions, the Cyclopian walls and the Arched graves.
Continuing we’ll depart for Nafplion , the first capital of modern Greece with the famed Palamidion citadel. There you can have lunch and we’ll continue afterward for Epidaurus where we’ll visit the ancient theatre, renowned for its acoustic excellence.
Experience Greece’s culture and history as you visit the ancient wonders located in the archaeological site of Delphi. On the slopes of Mount Parnassus, in a landscape of unparalleled beauty and majesty, lie the ruins of the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios. Visit the Treasury of the Athenians, the Temple of Apollo and the Museum containing such masterpieces of Ancient Greek sculpture as the bronze Charioteer and the famous athlete Aghias. Have lunch in the modern village of Delphi, before going back to the resort.
Our excursion starts around 06:00 am. Driving along Greece’s National Road we arrive in Thermopylae where the great historical battle between the Spartan king Leonidas, the ultimate soldier-king and the huge army of Persians took place.
Next stop of our tour is Meteora, particularly well known for its geological formations. 24 giant rocks rise up perpendicularly from the ground in the western part of the plain of Thessalia, in Central Greece. The impressive rocks are composed of a mixture of sandstone and hard gravel which is called a conglomerate.
Departure from the hotel towards Athens and meeting with our guide then drive south west until we reach the Corinth Canal where we make a short stop, where the Aegean meets the Ionian Sea. Continue and visit the ancient town of Corinth, mainly visiting Roman and Greek monuments, the Asklipeion, the archeological museum and many more interesting sites.
Chalkida is the Capital of the island with several interesting place to visit. This excursion can be organised independently or by your travel Agent and its duration varies as many different things could be added to your program according to your interests.