The tour starts with the Acropolis hill,a complex of buildings including the Parthenon (main temple dedicated to Godess Athena),the Temple of Athena Nike (Wingless Godess),Dionysus Theater,Odeon of Herodus Atticus,Prorylaia (the monumental gate) and Areios Pagos (or Mars hill the first ancient court and the place where St.Paul preached the Christianity for the first time to Athenians).
Next stop will be at the Temple of the Olympian Zeus (the largest temple in Hellenic and Roman times),Panathenian Stadium (the biggest marble stadium in the world where the First New Modern Olympics started in 1896),the Changing of the Guards and the Memorial of the Unknown Soldier in front of the Greek Parliament.
After that you will see the Trilogy of Athens,(the Academy, the National Library and the First University of Athens) and reach the top of Licabettus Hill (the highest point of the city with a fantastic view of Athens).
Now it is time to depart from Athens and drive westwards along the scenic coast to the amazing Corinth Canal.Take beautiful pictures from the bridge and then continue to the Ancient Corinth where St. Paul stayed and preached the Christianity for two years.According to Greek mythology it was also the place where Jason and Medea lived.
We continue our tour visiting the Roman Agora of Corinth, the Temple of Apollo and the Museum of Ancient Corinth.
Going on our journey we will go to Acrocorinth hill to see the oldest and largest castle in southern Greece and of course to have the panoramic view of Corinth from 579m high!
Now it is time for lunch!Delicious flavours of the Greek cuisine waiting for you at the authentic Greek tavern that our driver is going to take you to.Enjoy your meal and the way back to Athens!