Visit the birthplace of the toughest, best trained, and famous warriors in the ancient world, The Spartans, in a unique Greece tour, which will take you to the Corinth Canal, Ancient Corinth, Mycenae, Argos, Nafplio, Ancient Sparta, Mystra, and back to Athens.
Highlights of the Argolis, Sparta, Mystras private tour in Greece
- The breathtaking Corinth Canal
- Ancient Agora of Corinth
- Agamemnon s Mycenae
- The picturesque city of Nafplio
- The legendary Ancient Sparta,
- The impressive byzantine Mystra
Description of Two (2) days Corinth, Mycenea, Nauplio, Epidaurus, Sparta, and Mystras private tour
Day 1: Athens – Corinth canal – Ancient Corinth – Nafplion – Sparta
Our tour driver will drive along the coastal road of the Saronic Gulf until we reach the Corinth Canal where we will make a short stop to take in the breathtaking view of the Isthmus. Our Greece private taxi sightseeing tour continues and shortly thereafter we reach and visit the ancient town of Corinth where St. Paul the Apostle lived and preached for two years. Back in ancient times, Corinth was amongst the richest of the city-states and this is quite evident by its remains, including the large agora(marketplace) and the Temple Apollo (dated to the 6th century B.C). We will visit the Isthmus at the site of the ancient port of Kenchreai where St. Paul disembarked when he arrived in Corinth. We will visit the acropolis of Mycenae and the tomb of Clytemnestra, the wife of King Agamemnon of Mycenae. Athens taxi tours will drive you to the pretty town of Nafplion, the first capital of Modern Greece. After lunch, we will visit the Venetian fortress of Palamidi and we will head for Sparta. We will have dinner and overnight in Sparta.
Day 2: Sparta – Mystras – Corinth Canal – Athens
In the morning our Greece tour driver will drive you to visit the sites of ancient Sparta and the Byzantine fortified town of Mystras. After lunch, we’ll drive back to ATHENS ending one of the most spectaculars Greece tours.
Highly recommended for cruise travelers visiting Athens & Greece with Celebrity Cruises, Carnival Cruises, Royal Caribbean Cruises, Princess Cruises, Holland America Cruises, Norwegian Cruises, Costa Cruises, and all cruise companies traveling to Greece.
You can customize this private tour at any time, either on the way together with your private chauffeur or in advance by contacting our Athens Taxi Tours team.