Asclepeion Sanctuary Private Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

540309


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Greek (fluent), Spanish (advanced)

One of the most famous healing center of antiquity!


By the name Asclepeion, we mean an ancient greek sanctuary/healing center, dedicated to Asclepius, the god of Medicine.

The Asclepeion of Kos has a long story, and reached its peak during the Roman times.
In this tour you will be acquainted with the ancient method of treatment and the sanctuary's history.

By the end of this tour you will have understood why this complex was built on this position, and what pushed the koan Hippocrates to become the so-called, father of modern Medicine!

Itinerary

-Pick up from hotel
-We will pass through a small muslim village
-Visit the archaeological site of Asclepeion (the most important archaeological site of Kos, an ancient greek sanctuary and a healing center)
-Return to your hotel

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 2 hours

Transportation

Transportation Method: All tours are operated with a brand new, fully air-conditioned mini-van.

If your party is larger than 4 people, I could arrange for a bigger vehicle to accommodate you.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 Euros - Entrance fee + bottle of water or soft drink

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses

Other: Entrance fee (8 euros per person, under 18 y.o. and students enter for free, over 65 y.o. pay half the price but they have to show their ID.)

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    Tour Price

    368 USD(for up to 4 people) (duration: 2 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    540309


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), Greek (fluent), Spanish (advanced)

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