Unknown Peloponnese

Unknown Peloponnese

Athens - Corinth Canal - Mycenae - Epidaurus - Nafplion - Monemvasia - Sparta - Messini - Olympia - Delphi - Athens

Day 1: Depart from Athens to Nafplion, first capital of Greece, monument of neoclassical architecture. Visit the Corinth Canal - Visit and private guided tour of the Mycenae archaeological site, tomb of Agamemnon and archaeological museum - Drive to Epidaurus where you will have a private guided tour of the famous amphitheater and site - Drive back to Nafplion visit of the Palamidi castle - overnight in the old town of Nafplion in a traditional settlement.

Day 2: Drive from Nafplion to Monemvasia, a traditional Medieval town inside a Venetian castle. Castles, walls, old mansions, narrow cobbled lanes, churches, low arches and vaults, coats of arms, imperial marble thrones, Byzantine icons all give the impression of a town untouched by time. Visit the castle and the surrounding area and spend the night in a traditional settlement inside the castle.

Day 3: Drive from Monemvasia to Sparta. Visit the city of Sparta, famous ancient Greek city - Private guided tour of Mystras, a monument of the Byzantine Empire - Drive from Sparta to Kalamata - overnight in Kalamata.

Day 4: Drive from Kalamata to ancient Messinni - Private guided tour of the archaeological site in Messinni - Drive from ancient Messinni to ancient Olympia - Private guided tour of the Olympic Games site and the archaeological museum - overnight in Olympia.

Day 5: From Olympia you will have a local excursion to visit the river of Neda or the Plato of Foloi and hike in the largest oak forest in Europe. At all times you will be escorted by a professional experienced guide - Return to Olympia - In the afternoon visit a local winery - overnight in Olympia.

Day 6: Drive from Olympia to Delphi. On the way you will pass through the city of Patras and the largest cable bridge in Europe. Arrive in Delphi, private guided tour of the archaeological site and the museum - Visit the traditional village of Arachova - Return to Athens

Transportation by a luxury type private car or minivan driven by professional, English speaking, non-smoking driver.

Local guided tours by an officially licensed English speaking tour guide.

Accommodation in traditional settlements-historic buildings and 3 or 4 star selected hotels.

All private tours can be customized so don't hesitate to contact us in order to plan your tour according to your special preferences, interests and time frame.

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