Corinth Half/ Full Day Tour
Day Tour to Corinth from Athens, Piraeus Port (up to 9 hours)
Departure & Return / for Corinth Private Tour: Traveler pickup/ drop off is offered to your hotel/ apartment in Athens center or Piraeus Port, at the arranged time of your tour departure or your tour return. Please do not hesitate to request another pick up / drop off location.
Starting Time: We suggest that the tour starts at 8:00 am or earlier in summer time. If for any reason this is not convenient, you can adjust the time according to your needs. The tour starts with a convenient pickup from your location and takes you via Corinth canal to Peloponnese, then to Corinth, Acrocorinth hill with panoramic views and many more sites.
Group type: Private. This is private tour/ activity. Only your group will participate. Your tour/ driver provides informative commentary & historical details as you travel. (Archaeologist Guide up request)
Customizable: Yes. Guaranteed to skip the long lines (as Corinth site)
Class of service: Attica Travel A 'class service offers non - smoking driver and vehicle, with a high level of cleanliness. The vehicle is exclusive to your team.
Tips: If you have limited time, we can reschedule to Half day tour (up to 6 hours)
What makes this tour unique?:
We visit ancient & modern Corinth, Akrocorinth castle, Perachora / Heras Temple as travelers, not as tourists. We get as excited as you, we love traveling, history, scenery & photography.
Schedule is flexible, but most importantly our drivers are seasoned travelers and are dedicated to helping you live the tour of your life, that is suited to your needs and lifestyle, allowing all passengers to enjoy the scenic drive, stopping wherever you desire, have a break and if weather permits have a swim in Corinthian gulf crystal waters.
If you want to see most of Apostle Paul route in Corinth, then we suggest to combine all sites in a full day tour. Depart via Canal (short stop) to Peloponnese. Visit Ancient Corinth and Acrocorinth castle. Continue to Perachora a unique unknown ancient site. Visit Ancient Port & Temple of Hera. Have lunch or dinner in front water.
CORINTH TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
Follow the scenic coastal road to Corinth canal. We will stop at the Corinth canal with its breathtaking views (walk on the bridge, which is the highest point of the canal)
The marvelous man-made Corinth canal connecting the Aegean and Ionian seas, as well as the Peloponnese peninsula with the central part of Greece.
More than 2500 workers digging 6.400m for twelve years (from 1881 to 1893) Stop for photography.
Duration: approx. 20' minutes
Corinth & Museum
Here are the remains of Ancient Corinth, one of the largest cities in Ancient Greece. Walking in the ancient City of Corinth is like to walk back in time.
For Christians, Corinth is well known from the two letters of Saint Paul in the New Testament, First and Second Corinthians. Corinth is also mentioned in the Acts of the Apostles as part of the Paul the Apostle's missionary travels.
Duration: approx. 90' minutes
Acrocorinthos:"Upper Corinth", the acropolis of ancient Corinth, is a monolithic rock overseeing the ancient city of Corinth, Greece
Biggest castle in Peloponnese with architectural evidence of numerous invasions plus splendid views of the Corinthian & Saronic Gulfs.
Acrocorinth castle was repeatedly used as a last line of defense in southern Greece because it commanded the Isthmus of Corinth
Duration: 90' minutes
Loutraki & Perachora
Perachora is an inland settlement in Corinthia. It is located about 7 km northwest of the town of Loutraki in the foothills of the Geraneia mountains. Perachora's name is a transformation of the phrase "Peraia Chora" meaning in Greek "the land on the other side" of the Isthmus of Corinth and the ancient city of Corinth.
Visit he remains of the Heraion an ancient temple of Hera and Limni Vouliagmeni. In the lagoon area the epic movie The 300 Spartans was filmed in 1962.
Air-conditioned vehicles, with high level of cleanliness (Sedan/ Minivan/ Minibus)
Wi-Fi on board
Private Transportation & includes: (Fuels, Toll Roads, Parking Fees) Guaranteed to skip the long lines (as Acropolis Hill)
Professional English speaking experienced Tour driver (with history knowledge) throughout the day