The most picturesque, historical and religious Greece tours, Corinth Canal, ancient Corinth, Mycenea, Argos, Nauplio, ancient Sparta, Mystras, Diros cave, Monemvasia, Athens. Duration 5 days / 4 nights
Highlights of the Five 5 Days Argolis Sparta Mystras Diros Cave Monemvasia Greece Private Tour
- The famous Corinth Canal
- Ancient agora of Corinth
- Ancient Mycenae
- The picturesque Nafplion
- The legendary Sparta
- The byzantine Mystras
- The fortress city Monemvasia
- A professional English speaking tour driver
Description of the Five 5 Days private Greece tour
Day 2: Athens, Corinth, Epidaurus, Nafplion
Athens taxi tours will drive you along the coastal road of the Saronic Gulf until we reach the Corinth Canalwith its breathtaking views (shortstop). Our Greece private taxi sightseeing continues and shortly thereafter we reach the ancient town of Corinth (visit) where St. Paul lived and preached for two years. Back in the ancient times Corinth was amongst the richest cities and this is quite evident by its remains, including the huge agora (market place) and the Temple Apollo (6th C.B.C) ,visit Isthmian at the site of the ancient port of Kechreaiwhere St. Paul disembarked. After lunch our Greece private taxi tour continues visiting EPIDAURUS and its theater (Epidaurus theatre), famous for its remarkable acoustics. Athens taxi tours driver will travel you to the pretty town of Nafplion, the first capital of Modern Greece. After lunch visit the Venetian fortress of Palamidi and free afternoon to wander around the old streets of Nafplion or you can even go swimming. Dinner & overnight in Nafplion
Day 2: Nafplion, Sparta
In the morning Athens taxi tours will drive you to Sparta.
The city of Sparta was a city in ancient Greece between 650 B.C. and 362 B.C. during the Greco-Persian Wars, situated in the southern part of the Peloponnese.
The area around the town of Sparta, the Plateau east of the Taygetos mountains, was generally referred as Lakonia which term was sometimes used for all the regions under direct Spartan control, including Messenia.
After breakfast our Athens taxi tours driver will travel you to Mystras. Overlooking Sparta, on a steep hill is the archeological site Mystras. This is one of the six places designated by UNESCO, that we are able to visit during this trip to Greece.
It’s design as a Late Byzantine fortified settlement, makes it important enough to be on the World Heritage List.
Continue our private tour visit Diros cave one of the world’s most beautiful caves is located on the western shores of the Laconic Peninsula, on the Gulf of Diros, under the minimalist landscape of Mani where nature, with incomparable deftness and patience, has carved a miracle surpassing any imagination. Stark-white stalagmites and stalactites, impressive curtains and sparkling crystals embellish each one of its corners, creating a breathtaking spectacle. Overnight in Sparta.
Day 4: Sparta – Monemvasia
After breakfast Athens taxi tours driver will take us to Monemvasia. Historical and archaeological location, traditional thorp, declare from the Greek ministry of Environment us a place of natural beauty.
Visit the Castle of Monemvasia. A beautiful place full of tales, History and magic. Entering the Monemvasia city you will be charmed from the narrow cobbled alleys.
In the main alley of Monemvasia you can visit beautiful small shops, coffee shops and restaurants. It is as if time has stopped in the middle aged period.
The Byzantine castle-city with the mansions the Byzantine churches which are wedged in the houses, the arches and Agiou Markou coats of arms, remnants of The Venetians. Overnight In Monemvasia
Day 5: Monemvasia – Athens
Continuing our Greece tour After breakfast in the pictures city of Monemvasia, you will see almost 40 Byzantine churches dilapidated with great interest. Walking to the city you can observe the vigorous Venetian influence in decoration, even in the house’s chimneys that are built to the east side with balconies so as to admire the sea.
Return to Athens through the beautiful landscape of Peloponnese.