Ancient Corinth & Nemea, Chambers of Wonder, Great Lunch, Private Day Tour

8 hr

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A unique experience of Unesco sites, off the beaten path locations, and real Greek food & drink, all carefully included in this PRIVATE day tour from Athens or Nafplio. You should expect authentic food and personalized service from your dedicated tour leader/driver. You will be visiting some well-known sites in a winery area but also some areas that only locals do.
• 1st stop at the Corinth canal that separates the Mythical Peloponnese from the...
A unique experience of Unesco sites, off the beaten path locations, and real Greek food & drink, all carefully included in this PRIVATE day tour from Athens or Nafplio. You should expect authentic food and personalized service from your dedicated tour leader/driver. You will be visiting some well-known sites in a winery area but also some areas that only locals do.
• 1st stop at the Corinth canal that separates the Mythical Peloponnese from the mainland.
• Then, the Ancient Corinth site well-known from the letters of Saint Paul in the New Testament.
• Kapsia caves: At the heart of the Peloponnese, with its amazing colors and beautiful stalactites/stalagmites.
• Lunch & drinks! An important part of this tour and your tour leader will treat you to the best.
• Finally, to ancient Nemea site famous for the Games & Hercules 1st labor, the Nemean Lion. Great, peaceful site!

Optionally: Wine tasting in one of the many wineries of the most famous wine area in Greece, Nemea!
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Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Corinth Canal, Isthmia, Corinth 201 00 Greece
The Corinth Canal connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea. It cuts through the narrow Isthmus of Corinth and separates the Peloponnese from the Greek mainland, arguably making the peninsula an island.
Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ancient Corinth (Archaia Korinthos), Ancient Korinthos village, Corinth Greece
Ancient Corinth was inhabited in the Neolithic period (6500-3250 BC) but the big prosperity begins in the 8th century.

Corinth was a city-state on the Isthmus (canal) of Corinth, the narrow stretch of land that joins the Peloponnese to the mainland of Greece, roughly halfway between Athens and Sparta.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: cave Kapsia, Mantinia 221 00, Greece
Visit the Chambers of Wonder of the Kapsia cave which is one of the 10 most impressive caves in Greece...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Corinth Canal, Isthmia, Corinth 201 00 Greece
The Corinth Canal connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea. It cuts through the narrow Isthmus of Corinth and separates the Peloponnese from the Greek mainland, arguably making the peninsula an island.
Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ancient Corinth (Archaia Korinthos), Ancient Korinthos village, Corinth Greece
Ancient Corinth was inhabited in the Neolithic period (6500-3250 BC) but the big prosperity begins in the 8th century.

Corinth was a city-state on the Isthmus (canal) of Corinth, the narrow stretch of land that joins the Peloponnese to the mainland of Greece, roughly halfway between Athens and Sparta.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: cave Kapsia, Mantinia 221 00, Greece
Visit the Chambers of Wonder of the Kapsia cave which is one of the 10 most impressive caves in Greece and ranks among the top 100 that have been deemed suitable for exploitation from a total of approximately 7500 nationwide.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Cooperative Winery of Nemea, 130 Papakonstantinou Av., Nemea 205 00 Greece

OPTIONAL: wine tasting and visit to one of the many wineries in the region of the tour. The Nemea area of the Peloponnese is the most famous wine area of Greece. Approximate cost of 12-15 EUR/person.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Nemea, Nemea, Corinthia Region, Peloponnese

Lunch & drinks! An important part of all our tours!

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Agia Fotini Mantineias Church, Mantineia 220 05 Greece
OPTIONAL: A Paradoxical church at a great location opposite ancient Mantinia
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Ancient Nemea, Nemea 205 00 Greece
Positioted 31km southwest of Corinth, Ancient Nemea was once the venue for the biennial Nemean Games, held in honour of Zeus. Three original columns of the imposing 4th-century-BC Doric Temple of Zeus survive, and the on-site museum displays rich finds from the area. The stadium where the Games were held is nearby; once connected to the sanctuary by a sacred road, it plays host to the resurrected Games.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Acrocorinth, Corinth 200 07, Greece

OPTIONAL: Acrocorinth, "Upper Corinth", the acropolis of ancient Corinth, is a monolithic rock overseeing the ancient city of Corinth. It is the most impressive of the acropolis of mainland Greece. With its secure water supply, Acrocorinth's fortress was repeatedly used as a last line of defense in southern Greece because it commanded the Isthmus of Corinth, repelling foes from entry by land into the Peloponnese peninsula.

Duration: 40 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Great lunch with ... no fixed menu
  • In car information booklet & bottled water
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Non smoking driver/tour leader, and private vehicle for a maximum of 8 RELATED only people
Not Included
  • Tourist stops to souvenir shops, etc
  • Entrance fees at sites and museums per person: Kapsa Cave: €4, Ancient Corinth: €8, Nemea: €6)
  • Gratuites (optional)
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient Nemea
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient Corinth (Archaia Korinthos)
  • Pickup and drop-off in areas outside of Athens (possible additional cost)
  • Professional guide to the sites (can be arranged)
  • Entry/Admission - Acrocorinth
  • Wine tasting and Acrocorinth.
  • Entry/Admission - Cooperative Winery of Nemea
  • Entry/Admission - cave Kapsia
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Any Athens hotel or Airbnb, the Athens airport, Piraeus and Nafplio port. Possible extra cost for some locations.

Airports

  • Athens Intl Airport, Attiki Odos, Spata 190 04 Greece


Ports

  • Nafplio
  • Piraeus


8:00 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • As this is a private tour, you will have the opportunity to discuss and customize your schedule
  • Children under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult
  • Bookings are only for private touring and groups of one to eight related people
  • Each adult traveler is allowed a maximum of one small carry on bag
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

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Cancellation Policy

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