5 Day Classical tour in Peloponnese: Argolis, Dimitsana, Olympia, Delphi

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    5 Day Private tour in Peloponnese, visit the most beautiful city of Nafplio combining a visit at Archaeological & Historical sites of Ancient Greece! Such as tour in Argolis, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and the Village of Dimitsana!
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    5 Day Private tour in Peloponnese, visit the most beautiful city of Nafplio combining a visit at Archaeological & Historical sites of Ancient Greece! Such as tour in Argolis, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and the Village of Dimitsana!
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    5 Day Private tour in Peloponnese, visit the most beautiful city of Nafplio combining a visit at Archaeological & Historical sites of Ancient Greece! Such as tour in Argolis, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and the Village of Dimitsana!
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    5 Day Private tour in Peloponnese, visit the most beautiful city of Nafplio combining a visit at Archaeological & Historical sites of Ancient Greece! Such as tour in Argolis, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and the Village of Dimitsana!
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    5 Day Private tour in Peloponnese, visit the most beautiful city of Nafplio combining a visit at Archaeological & Historical sites of Ancient Greece! Such as tour in Argolis, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and the Village of Dimitsana!
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    5 Day Private tour in Peloponnese, visit the most beautiful city of Nafplio combining a visit at Archaeological & Historical sites of Ancient Greece! Such as tour in Argolis, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and the Village of Dimitsana!
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    5 Day Private tour in Peloponnese, visit the most beautiful city of Nafplio combining a visit at Archaeological & Historical sites of Ancient Greece! Such as tour in Argolis, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and the Village of Dimitsana!
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    5 Day Private tour in Peloponnese, visit the most beautiful city of Nafplio combining a visit at Archaeological & Historical sites of Ancient Greece! Such as tour in Argolis, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and the Village of Dimitsana!
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    5 Day Private tour in Peloponnese, visit the most beautiful city of Nafplio combining a visit at Archaeological & Historical sites of Ancient Greece! Such as tour in Argolis, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and the Village of Dimitsana!
  • DAY 1: ATHENS  -ARGOLIS - NAUPLIO: After your breakfast departure from your Hotel at about 08.30 a.m. and driving along the mainland coast to Peloponnese, we will have our first stop, 1 hour later, at the Canal of Corinth (6 km length and 80m height). Soon we reach at the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus, one of the best Ancient Theatres worldwide with amazing acoustic. The next our visit will the archaeological site of Mycenae, an ancient town with great power during the ancient years, with the famous ‘’Gate of Lions’’ and ‘’Atreus King Tomb’’. We will stop for lunch or a coffee break, at one of the most romantic and beautiful towns of Greece, the seaside town of Nafplio. You can have a traditional lunch here and then a walk next to the coast. You can explore the beautiful old city of Nafplio as it has a wealth of narrow alleyways and streets, steep stairs, taverns serving delicious Greek food, lively cafés, a lovely seafront promenade, and enough sights or to relax in the central square and look at the playful children, couples, friends and families enjoying food, wine or frappé (Greek coffee). We will stay in Nafplio for overnight. We return in Nafplio for Overnight. Proposed hotel www.grandsarainafplio.com
  • DAY 2 : NAUPLIO - VILLAGE OF DIMITSANA: Today you can visit the Castle of the Town, with the 999 steps (!) and the amazing view, or take a taxi boat to visit the small island of Bourtzi, in the middle of the city’s harbor, the fort on the sea and Nauplio’s trademark! At noon we leave from Nafplio to reach at the beautiful and historical Viallage of Dimitsana, is located on two facing hills “Agia Paraskevi & “Castro” above the River Lousios. After your check in you can have an excellence walking tour in the narrow streets of Dimitsana, you will travel in its historical admiring the beautiful architecture and historical sightseeing. Visit the library and folk museum which is housed in the municipal school building and opposite the church of “Agia Kyriaki”.  There you see the statue of Patriarch of Constantinople Grigorios V. Do not forget to visit the open air water-power. Overnight in Dimitsana. Proposed hotel http://en-dimitsani.gr/
  • DAY 3: DIMITSANA - LOUSIOS GOGRE & MONASTERIES OF PRODROMOS & PHILOSOPHOU – ANCIENT OLYMPIA: After your breakfast we leave from the hotel and after 20 minutes’ drive we reach the start of the path that leads to the Monastery of Agios Ioannis Prodromos that is built in 19th century. About after 20 -30 minutes walking you will reach the Monastery, and admire the wonderful view to Lousios River under your feet! The monks will help you and show you how to continue walking in the Lousios Gorge and visit the next monastery of Philsofos, one of the oldest monasteries of Greece that was built on 963the old monastery and on 1691 the new one. Afterwards you will walk again to the point that you will meet our driver. We will reach during the afternoon at Olympia. Overnight in Olympia Proposed hotel http://artygrandhotel.gr/
  • DAY 4: ANCIENT OLYMPIA - DELPHI:  09.00 pick you up from your hotel to visit the archeological site of Ancient Olympia, which lies in the lush valley formed by Alfios River, where the first Olympic Games took place in 776 B.C. You can also visit the Temple of Zeus, the most celebrated sanctuary of ancient Greece. Phedias had created the gold and ivory statue, dedicated to Zeus, which was housing one of the 7 wonders of the Ancient world. Then see the temple of Hera, the shrine of Pelops (one of the oldest in the sanctuary), the Council house where the athletes took the Olympic oath, the Treasury houses, the Gymnasium and the Palestra, where they used to exercise for a month prior to the Games. Finally you will visit the stadium, where the marble starting blocks are still in position. Olympia became the most important religious and athletic center in Greece. Its fame rests upon the Olympic Games, the greatest national festival and a highly prestigious one world-wide, which was held every four years to honor Zeus. Leaving Ancient Olympia, we will cross over the amazing bridge of Rion – Antirion, one of the biggest in Europe, in order to reach at Nafpaktos, a beautiful seaside small town, where you can visit the Venetian Castle, the Venetian Port, and after lunch we will reach at Delphi for Overnight Proposed Hotel Acropole http://delphipalace.com/
  • DAY 5: DELPHI - ATHENS:  Our first stop that it is worth to visit will be at the wonderful Byzantine Monastery of St. Loukas or at the Monastery of St. John Theologos.  Continuing we will visit Castalia Spring, visit at the archaeological site and view the monument of the Argive Kings, the treasury of the Athenians, the Athenian Stoa, the Polygonal Wall, the monument of Platea and  the Temple of Apollo famous for its oracle and  Delphi museum, with its spectacular exhibits include the frieze of the Treasury of the Sifnians, the Naxian Sphinx, the Statue of Antinoos the metopes of the Athenian treasury, the famous bronze Charioteer, originally created to commemorate a victory during the 476 B.C. Pythian Games, and many other artifacts. Afterwards, you can choose (as it is your private tour!) the next place that we can visit, for coffee or lunch break, the village of Arachova (at 1000 meters altitude), the best winter resort of Greece, or the small town of Itea, a beautiful and traditional place next to the sea! Return to Athens late in the afternoon



Highlights

  • The Canal of Corinthos,
  • Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus
  • Gate of Lions and & Atreus King Tomb in Mycenae
  • The city of nafplio
  • The Castle of the Town,in Nafplio
  • The small island of Bourtzi in nafplio
  • The traditional Village of Dimitsana
  • Lousios Gogre
  • Monasteries of Prodromos & Philosophou
  • Ancient Olympia
  • Delphi, Delphi Museum

Useful Info

OPERATION DATES:

  • All year, any time that you wish.

PAYMENT WAY: At the bottom of the reservation form you will see 2 options.

  • a/ Book the tour online via your credit card or
  • b/ Require more information

** Choose whatever is covinient to you!

DRIVERS:

  • All our drivers speak English very well and have high experience and are well knowledge for the sites that you are going to visit. They can provide you general information for each site, but are not official guides

TOUR GUIDES:

  • But you have the below choice in order to have tour guide during your trip.
  • You can book licensed tour guide accompany to you
  • You can book to have accompany to you tour leader
  • You can book local tour guide in each area

TYPE OF TRANSPORTATION:

  • We are owner of car Rental Company www.premiumrentacar.gr with wide fleet of Cars & Minivans that's why we can keep the cost low
  • From 1 to 4 person we provide you Mercedes E class or MPV 7 seats Citroen Picasso
  • From 5 to 8 persons we provide you Mini Van type Mercedes Vito/Viano or Opel Vivaro 9 seats
  • From 9 to 17 persons we provide you Mini Bus Mercedes Sprinter 18 seats
  • We also provide you transfer from/to Athens Airport/Hotel or Piraeus port

Also is a great idea to do the tour with SUV or other type of car with extra supplement


PICKUP & DROP OFF:

  • We will pick you up from your hotel in Athens or Air B&B address, If you reach at Athens airport or Piraeus, our representative will be waiting there holding a sign with your name written on it, helps you with your baggage, and accompany you at your car, provide you mineral water & Tissues.

ABOUT HOTELS:

  • We provide you 4 star hotels or 3 stars hotel or you can ask for 5* hotels.
  • Please note that the hotel in our proposed program may be changed, depend the availability and the time that you will make the booking in any case we will book hotels at the same level.
  • We can arrange your accommodation a day before and after your tour.

CUSTOMIZED PRIVATE TOURS:

  • Our tours are absolutely private only for you and not for other passengers. You can add or remove everything from our proposed program in order the tour to be modified to you, also note that we can accommodate from 1 person to 36 persons or more.

TRAVEL INSURANCE:

  • In order to take full advantage of your stay in Greece, we would also like to draw your attention to the importance of taking out an insurance policy in the event of an unexpected happening during your trip. To this effect, we have collaborated with INTERAMERICAN, the largest private insurance company in Greece.

THE HOTEL CITY TAX IS:

  • 1,5 euros per room per day for 3-star hotels,
  • 3 euros per room per day for 4-star hotels,


OPENING HOURS & DATES FOR THE SITES:

  • Winter: Movember 1 to March 31 - 08.30 untill 15.00
  • Summer: April 1 to October 31 - 08.00 untill 19.30

Entrance fee:

    9 euro / person  Ancient corinth & Museum ,
    9 euro / person for Ancient Epidaurus
    9 euro / persons for Mycenae & Treasury of Arteus
    12 euro / person for Ancient Olympia & Museum
    12euro / person for Delphi & Museum
    4 euro / person for each monasteries of Meteora

Pricing


  • English Speaking DRIVER/GUIDE
  • Transportation with private car
  • Pickup & Drop off from/to your hotel
  • Accommodation in 3* or 4* hotel
  • Breakfast Daily

Rates do not include :

  • Entrance fees at archaeological
  • Personal expenses, meals
  • Tour Guide
  • Hotel City tax

PAYMENT WAY: At the bottom of the reservation form you will see 2 options.

  • a/ Book the tour online via your credit card or
  • b/ Require more information
** Choose whatever is covinient to you!