Private tour

Athens: Private Argolis Tour (Mycenae, Nafplio, Epidaurus)

Activity provider: PRIVATE BEST TRAVEL
Private tour

Athens: Private Argolis Tour (Mycenae, Nafplio, Epidaurus)

Activity provider: PRIVATE BEST TRAVEL
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From US$ 408.90 US$ 347.56 per group up to 3

Visit Mycenae, the prehistoric kingdom of the mythical character Agamemnon, who led the Greeks against Troy in the reputed Trojan War. Stroll around the first capital of modern Greece and admire the famous acoustics in the Theater of Epidaurus.

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Duration 8 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Pickup included
Your hotel in Athens. Please wait in the hotel lobby 15 minutes before your scheduled pickup time. The number of people per vehicle is limited. Sedan up to 3pax, SUV up to 3pax, Taxi up to 3pax, Mini van up to 7pax, minibus up to 15pax.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Admire the Lion's gate and the royal graves in Mycenae
  • Stroll around the remarkable old town of Nafplio
  • Visit the largest and best preserved ancient theater in Greece
Full description
Discover the area of Argolis during a unique one-day experience filled with beautiful landscapes and archaeological adventures. Upgrade your tour to include a private guided tour with a licensed English-speaking guide, authorized to enter all the archaeological sites with you, or alternatively explore the sites at your own pace without a guide. Start the tour with pick up from your hotel in Athens where you will meet your driver and set off on your full-day tour. First, stop at Corinth Canal, which connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea. Then, continue by car towards the archaeological site of Mycenae, the prehistoric kingdom of mythical Agamemnon who was famous for leading the Greeks in the reputed Trojan War. In Mycenae, admire the famous Lions’ Gate and explore the site of a royal set of graves where golden masks, weapons, cups, and crowns were discovered. Finally, follow the route uphill towards the ruins of the palace and the underground cistern, before taking an optional look at the local museum collection. Complete your visit at the vaulted tomb of Agamemnon. Next, drive through the plains and orange groves of Argos towards the charming town of Nafplio. Admire the neoclassical buildings during a stroll along the picturesque cobbled streets. Then, explore the medieval quarter and port which offers an impeccable view of the sea and the small castle of Bourtzi. Find some ideal choices of restaurants here for a lunch break. After this, visit the Theater of Epidaurus, which is situated about 30 minutes from Nafplio. It is the largest and best-preserved ancient theater in Greece, built near an area that functioned as a sanctuary and a healing center dedicated to the Greek god of medicine Asclepius. Finally, return back to Athens following a scenic route with an astonishing view of the Aegean Sea.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking driver (not authorized to enter into the sites and museums with you)
  • Private transportation in a luxury vehicle
  • Mineral water
  • Wet and dry tissues
  • WiFi
  • Each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag
  • All prices are for one transportation and up to 3pax with a Simple sedan or a Taxi, up to 7pax with a Minivan, up to 15pax with a Minibus
  • Entrance Fees
  • Food and beverages
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Licensed tour guide for escorting you into the sights (on request with additional charge)
  • Entrance Fees Important Note
  • You must buy your entrance ticket, either on spot (at the entrance gate of each sight) or in advanced on (you earn the skip the lines service)

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • Meals are not included, but adequate free time will be provided for lunch/coffee break
  • The itinerary is subject to change according to the opening and closing hours of the venues and depending on the season

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