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Athens Corinth Tour (Saint Paul Footsteps)

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Athens and Ancient Corinth Full Day Tour

  We will visit the Acropolis hill, with well known architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens that includes Erechtheion (female statues of the Caryatides or Maidens dedicated to goddess Athena and god Poseidon), temple of Athena Nike and Propylaea. You will also have a great chance to foresee the monument (that puts order in mind), which is the Parthenon. From the top of the Acropolis hill you can see, the Odeon of Herodus Atticus, the Theatre of Dionysus and the Areopagus (Mars hill) were Apostle Paul delivered his sermon to the Athenians. Then we will drive to the Temple of Olympian Zeus and Hadrian’s Arch, as well as the Panathenaic Stadium. This is the place where the first Olympic games of the modern era were held, in the year 1896. You will also foresee the Evzones (changing of the guards) in their majestic picturesque uniform at the Presidential Palace. Furthermore, the tour will provide a chance to observe the remarkable contrasts that make the city of Athens a fascinating place. Apart from this, we will also visit the Athens Trilogy of culture (the National Library of Greece, the Athens University and the Academy), the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier, the House of Parliament, Constitution Square (Syntagma Square) Aside from this, if time permits, we will also visit Greek & Roman Agora (tower of winds)

  Then we will drive by the seaside to visit the Corinth Canal (connecting Aegean see with the Ionian sea). Afterwards the city of Ancient Corinth where Saint Paul lived and preached for 18 months. Corinth was one of the richest cities because of its superb geostrategical position, between two very busy harbours, Lechaion in the Corinthian Gulf and Kechreae on the Saronic Gulf. There you will be able to visit and see the Temple Apollo (6th C.B.C) , The fountain of Pirene, the Market place, the Theatre & the Roman Odeon. After lunch we will visit the port of Kechreai were St. Paul disembarked to Ephesus.

Notes

• Rates include all local taxes, VAT, tolls and baggage charges.
• Not included: Entrance fees, drinks, meals, accommodation and/or gratuities.
• Prices are per car and not per person
• Driver will wait maximum 60 minutes after the indicated pick up time
• Tours are private, personal and flexible just for you and your party.

Your driver is not permitted to enter archaeological sites and museums with you, only licensed guides from the ministry of culture are allowed to do so. Should you require such an extra service, we can book a licensed guide for you.

All offered services are subject to weather conditions, traffic regulations and generally all potential events beyond the control of the service supplier, such as strikes, manifestations, flood, etc. Should such an event occur, which might prevent the performance of the required service, partially or in full, the service provider shall apply all reasonable effort for its fulfillment. Nonetheless, should such applied efforts fail, the service provider shall not be responsible for non-performance.

Athens & Corinth Day Tour

We invite you to embark on our signature combination trip to Ancient Corinth, driving through the Corinth Canal and on your return we shall enjoy our Athens Acropolis city tour. With our presence and assistance, our clients are guaranteed an error-less choice for preferring our private tours. Join our Athens Corinth tour !

Highlights

  • Acropolis Hill
  • Parthenon
  • Temple of Zeus
  • Old Olympic Stadium
  • Changing of the Guards
  • Academy of science
  • Athens University
  • National Library
  • Roman & Greek Agora
  • Corinth Canal
  • Ancient Corinth
  • Temple of Apollo
  • Kechreai old port
  • Saint Paul Footsteps

Duration

8-9 hours

Good to Know

  • Comfortable clothing and athletic walking shoes are recommended.
  • Hat and sun glasses are suggested.
  • Photography is permitted throughout the tour.
  • Local cash needed for entrance fees and small expenses (25€ pp)
Tour Feedback
Activity Level 75%
Kids Friendly 85%
Historical 75%
Cultural 75%
Tour flexibility 90%
At you own pace 90%
Positive Reviews 100%