Exploring Ancient Corinth: A Half-Day Odyssey
We will pick you up from the port, airport or your hotel and start our tour.
Temple of Apollo
Temple of Octavia
Fountain of Pirene
End of Tour
We will return you to the pick up point or prearranged destination.
Important information about your private tour
**Please note that all our licensed tour drivers are fully knowledgeable of the history of each monument in your tour's itinerary. However, by law licensed tour drivers are forbidden to enter any archaeological site and conduct tours. Only licensed tour guides are allowed to conduct guided tours on the archaeological site itself. Upon your request, a licensed tour guide can be booked for you at the archaeological site of your choice at an extra cost.
Join us on a half-day journey to the enchanting world of Ancient Corinth, where history and beauty converge to create a memorable adventure.
Coastal Drive to Corinth
Our adventure kicks off with a scenic drive along the breathtaking Corinthian coastline. As we make our way to our first destination, you'll soak in the stunning views of the azure waters and might even catch a glimpse of a majestic ship passing through the narrow isthmus.
The Marvel of Corinth Canal
Our first stop takes us to the awe-inspiring Corinth Canal. Here, you'll stand in awe of this engineering marvel, and if fortune smiles upon us, we might witness a vessel gracefully navigating through the narrow passage.
Ancient Corinth: A Journey Back in Time
Prepare to step back in time as we arrive at the historic site of Ancient Corinth, where Saint Paul once preached to the Corinthians in 62 A.D. The site exudes an air of ancient grandeur, heavily influenced by Roman architecture. Marvel at the Octavian temple and the Lechaion Road, remnants of a bygone era. Be sure to visit the captivating Ancient Corinth Museum, renowned for its exquisite amphorae.
Acrocorinth: The Summit of Exploration
Our next destination is the formidable Acrocorinth, perched 4 km (2.5 miles) above the main city. Here, you'll ascend to the very pinnacle of history and take in panoramic vistas that will leave you breathless.
The Return Journey
As our journey through time concludes, we'll head back to your starting point. You have the choice to savor a delectable lunch either in the heart of Corinth or amid the lively atmosphere of Athens' Plaka area.
This half-day expedition offers a delightful taste of Ancient Corinth's rich heritage and stunning landscapes. Join us for an unforgettable journey into Greece's past, where each step is a step into history.