Mycenae - Epidaurus Day Tour

Unravel the ancient mysteries of Argolis region!
1 Day
Aerial view of the Theater of Epidaurus
per person (including lunch) 116

This one-day tour will take you to the highlights of Argolis and guide you to an exploration of the region's rich history. Start your adventure with a drive along the scenic coastal roads of the Saronic Gulf for a visit to the Corinth Canal, a testament to human ingenuity, before proceeding to Mycenae the ancient city in which the legendary King Agamemnon ruled. As you walk through the Lion's Gate, around the Cyclopean Walls, past the Royal Tomb and Agamemnon's Palace, you will understand more and more with each step, why Homer praised the richness of Mycenae. Departing from Mycenae we will reach the picturesque coastal town of Nafplio, the first capital of modern Greece, where a short stop for pictures will be permitted. Before returning to Athens, you will visit the ancient theater of Epidaurus. Famous for its incredible acoustics, this 4th century amphitheater is a beacon of culture that shines bright till this day.

Most Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from April to October.
Most Tuesdays and Saturdays from November to March. For a specific date, check availability here.

Only guests ages 5 through 12 are eligible for "children's rates"

From November to March:
104,00 € per adult
65.00 € per child

From April to October:
116,00 € per adult
85.00 € per child

We will pick you up from select spots in Athens (departure at approx 8:45) and drive along the scenic coastal roads of the Saronic Gulf for a visit to Corinth, before proceeding to Mycenae. There you can visit the ruins, including the Lion Gate, Tomb of Agamemnon and Palace. After lunch, depart via Argolis for Nafplio, the first capital of modern Greece. After lunch, you will visit Epidaurus where you will explore the famous 4th century amphitheater known worldwide for its acoustics. Return to Athens by the National road connecting Epidauros with Corinth in the evening (approx. 19:00).

  • Entrance fees to the archaeological sites
  • 1 lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Pick up / drop off service from most of the hotels in Athens
  • All taxes

Not included:

  • Your international airfare
  • Personal expenses, beverages at lunch and / or dinner
  • Customary tips to your drivers, guides and escorts
  • The tour is usually bilingual, implemented in English and one additional language (French or Italian). Your agent can inform you on the languages of the tour prior to booking.
  • This tour includes a complimentary pick-up / drop-off service from your hotel or other predefined spots in Athens and surrounding areas. Maximum duration of this service to gather tour participants is approximately 1 hour. Thus, pick-up time may vary for each guest and will be promptly provided by your personal agent.
  • Clients staying at the coast will depart for their hotels, from the G.O. terminal around 19:30 hrs.