This epic day tour takes to the Isthmus Canal and combines mythology, ancient temples, and incredible museums to create an awesome day out as you explore a number of monuments and archaeological sites and learn more about the history of Ancient Greece. Get ready to admire the Hadgimoustafa fountain, visit the Temple of Apollo, and shop at the Agora Market place!
The Corinth Canal is 6 kilometers long. It connects the Ionian Sea with the Aegean Sea via the Corinthian gulf and the Saronic Sea and separates the Peloponnese with the rest of Greece. Constructed between 1881 and 1893 it involves excavation of 80 m (262 ft) in depth, and is 6.3 km (4 miles) long, allowing ships of up to 10,000 tons to pass.
Close to the Ancient Corinth, you will see the large citadel of Acrocorinth. It was successively used and fortified by many conquerors like the Romans and the Byzantines. In this tour, you will have the opportunity to visit the castle. Through its imposing entrance gates, you will enter the castle and you will explore it. You will also experience the spectacular panoramic views which will amaze you.
During this tour, we will visit the ancient town of Corinth, one of the richest towns in Ancient Greece, where St. Paul lived and preached for two years. We will visit the ruins of the ancient city in which you can see the remains of the Agora and one of the most outstanding monuments of pre-Roman period, the temple of Apollo.
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