Explore Classical Greece on a full-day trip to the Corinth Canal, Epidaurus and Mycenae. You’ll delve into the history and culture of Greece by discovering the Argolis peninsula.
Leave Athens behind and head west to the Corinth Canal, an impressive man-made passage. Here, you’ll stop briefly to admire one of the most impressive engineering works of art ever made.
Afterwards, you’ll continue the journey to Epidaurus, where Apollo’s son Asclepius was born. Upon arrival, follow your knowledgeable English-speaking guide to its Ancient Theatre, one of the best-preserved constructions from Ancient Greece. It is also famous for its surprising acoustics.
Before you leave Epidaurus, you’ll visit the Archaeological Museum of Epidaurus. Learn about the ancient medicine practices common of the Temple of Asclepius, Greek God of health.
After visiting the museum, you’ll cross the fertile valleys full of orange trees to Mycenae. This ancient town was one of the most important centers of Greek civilization. Upon arrival, tour its archaeological site, home of the legendary Agamemnon. Your guide will expose parts of the Iliad and the Odyssey.
After visiting the citadel, the striking Lion’s Gate and the Tomb of Agamemnon you will head back to Athens, arriving at approximately 6:30pm.
This tour includes an optional lunch at Mycenae. The 3-course meal consists of a starter, a main course (both traditional Greek food) and dessert. Drinks are to be paid apart.
Your guide will collect you and drop you off at your hotel (if it is a centrally-located hotel). Once you have booked the tour, you will receive an email with your hotel pick-up time. If your hotel is in the outskirts, you will be sent information on the closest hotel you must go to.
|Adults||Children 4-12 years old||Children under 4|
|Tour with lunch included||
|Tour without lunch||
Tour with lunch included
Children 4-12 years old72.5$
Children under 4Free
Tour without lunch
Children 4-12 years old60$
Children under 4Free
The tour includes an English speaking guide, but the tour can sometimes be carried out in two languages.
Hotel pick up and drop off.
Official English speaking guide.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 2 days before (Athens local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
How to book?
To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Free! Free cancellation up to 5 days before the day of the activity.
If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.