May 29

Breakfast at hotel. Meet with your guide & depart for your 4-day Classical Greece tour. First stop at Elefsis, the mysterious & sacred city that had the favour of the Gods. Elefsina held a place amongst the most important cities of the Ancient Greek world, along with the city of Athens, Olympia, Delphi & Delos. Elefsina is a town in west Attica, mainly known worldwide for the Elefsinian Mysteries that used to be the most important religious event of Ancient Greece. Continue to Corinth canal with its breathtaking views (short stop for photos) & then to Ancient Corinth to visit the archaeological site, built on a rocky hill, dominated by the archaic temple of Apollo. The museum houses a large collection of artifacts of the local archaeological site & smaller sites in the neighboring area. The artifacts, which were systematically recovered beginning in 1896 by the Corinth Excavations, illustrate much about Ancient Corinth through Greek, Roman & Byzantine rule. Continue to Acrocorinth. This commanding site was fortified in ancient times & its defense were maintained & developed during the Byzantine, Frankish, Turkish & Venetian periods. Depart for Nafplion. Arrive in the afternoon, check in at hotel, dinner & overnight