5 Hours tour to Ancient Corinth and Corinth Canal
A half day private tour to Canal of Corinth and ancient Corinth starts from Athens by driving via the coastal highway to Peloponnese. The first stop of the tour to Corinth is the famous Canal of Corinth which connects the Ionian sea with the Aegean sea through the Isthmus, and joins Peloponnese to the Greek mainland. We will make a stop here about 20 minutes to look at the canal from the bridge and after we will continue our tour the Ancient Corinth.
In Ancient Corinth you will see the temple of Apollo (the God of Oracles and the Sun) 540BC , the archaeological Museum, the Theater, the Roman Odeon and the Glauke fountain the Vima (step) from where St. Paul preached to the Corinthians in 52AD and finally the Lechaion street. Our last visit will be Acrocorinth or "Upper Corinth", the Acropolis of Ancient Corinth.
Start point Athens or Piraeus port
Driving via the coastal highway to Peloponnese our first stop of the tour to Corinth is the famous Canal of Corinth.
After the Canal we will continue our interesting tour to reach our main destination, the Ancient Corinth and Acrocorinth or "Upper Corinth", the Acropolis of Ancient Corinth, will be one of the best memories from our tour. There are the ruins of the Temple of Aphrodite and of many churches the view from there is spectacular . Acrocorinth is one of the most important medieval castle sites of Greece. After Acrocorinth if time permits you may have your lunch at ancient Corinth before we take the way back in Athens.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at the cruise ship terminal or your hotel or apartment etc.
End location: I will drop you off at the cruise ship terminal or your hotel or apartment etc.
Duration: 5 hours
The duration of the tour is 5 hours round trip
Taxi Mercedes E Class sedan 2015 Model air-conditioned with WIFI that fits up to 4 people having up to 4 normal sized luggage.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
8 Euros - Tickets
Full: €8, Reduced: €4
Tickets for both the Museum and the Archaeological Site.
I am not a licensed tour guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments and museums.
My vehicle is a Mercedes E-Class sedan that fits up to 4 people having up to 4 normal sized luggage.