Ancient Corinth and Nafplio Private Day Trip from Athens

Ancient Corinth and Nafplio Private Day Trip from Athens

From pick up at your Hotel, Cruise ship or Athens residence, sit back in one of our new Mercedes or AudiA6 models in the company of a professional tour driver who will take you through the olive filled Peloponnese countryside as you learn the fascinating History & Mythology of the sites along the way. Stop at the engineering marvel of the Corinth Canal before arriving at Ancient Corinth to explore its preserved streets, temples, and markets in the footsteps of its Ancient Greek inhabitants.

Ascending to the gates of the impressive castle complex of Acrocorinth above to enjoy glorious panoramic views over the Corinthian Gulf before heading to the beautiful Venetian town of Nafplion for lunch by the sea and a visit if you wish, the impressive Palamidi Castle before your return

Our tour has flexible start times, is suitable for all ages, may be tailored on request, and has hassle free booking options such as inclusion of a traditional lunch to maximise your quality time.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Corinth Canal, Isthmia, Loutraki 201 00 Greece

Our first stop is at the impressive Corinth canal as your driver describes its many interesting ill-fated and varied History’s from Ancient times to the present.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Ancient Corinth (Archaia Korinthos), Argous 105 Ancient Korinthos village, Corinth 200 07 Greece

After a short drive further into the Peloponnese we stop to explore the beautifully preserved remains of Ancient Corinth, one of Greece’s most powerful and influential city states of Antiquity. Stroll through the streets, temples, markets, and fountains in the footsteps of the Classical Greeks, Ancient Romans & St. Paul before you. Refreshments & rest stops are also on hand at the local Cafes at its entrance if needed.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Acrocorinth, Corinth 200 07, Greece

Guests can be brought up to the fortress of Acrocorinth which sits above the ruins of Ancient Corinth & enter to explore & take in the amazing panoramic views of the surrounding countryside & coast.

Please note that the entrance to Acrocorinth is on a hillside with some uphill walking necessary. Any guests with walking difficulties may therefore choose to omit this site & spend more time in Ancient Corinth

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Nafplio, Nafplio, Argolis Region, Peloponnese

Enjoy lunch in the beautiful medieval & historical port city of Nafplio by the sea with views to the Venetian castle of Bourtzi in the bay. This city has a definite artistic feel so take time for a stroll and explore the many local craft shops & boutiques of the charming old city.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Palamidi Castle, Eikostis Pemptis Martiou, Nafplio 211 00 Greece

Your driver will, if you want, bring you to this impressive Venetian fortress which dominates the town & played a significant role in the History of the area.

Duration: 1 hour

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Comfortable shoes are recommended, especially if you take the option to visit Acrocorinth"
"FAMILY FRIENDLY. For family groups our tours arre specially tuned for the needs of young group members, with more Mythological commentary & a book presentation to keep"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"LUNCH INCLUDED TOUR OPTION: If booking with our lunch option please advise of any allergies or associated problems & preferences. Alcoholic drinks are not included."
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"GUIDING/LICENCED GUIDES: Please note your knowledgeable tour driver can inform you en-route but can not enter Archaeological sites. We provide Expert Licenced Guides at extra cost on request. Please email the address listed in this case and we will confirm accordingly"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Duration: 7 To 9 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
o Pick up time flexible on request. We suggest 07:30 but if a later time is preferred we will start according to your needs

o For Airport pickup and locations outside of Athens there may be a supplement. We will advise on booking.

o For Airbnb's please provide the exact address

o If you have luggage please provide details of quantity so we may provide the appropriate vehicle


  • Athens Intl Airport, Attiki Odos, Spata 190 04 Greece


  • Port of Piraeus
  • Athens Cruise Terminal

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Professional English speaking experienced Tour driver throughout the day
  • Athens Hotel, Residence or Cruise ship pickup & return
  • First class transport: Mercedes E-Class or Audi A6 sedan; Mercedes minivan or Sprinter
  • All vehicles with WiFi, A/C, Chilled Bottled Water
  • Flexible pick up time on request

Not Included

  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities
  • Athens Airport transfers or pickup locations outside Athens: arranged on request with extra cost
  • On-site professional licensed guide for ancient Corinth provided on request with additional charge.
  • Food and Drinks unless specified


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