Half Day Corinth


You can have an amazing day by going a tour at Corinth

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Corinth Canal

The Corinth Canal is a canal that connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea. It cuts through the narrow Isthmus of Corinth and separates the Peloponnese from the Greek mainland, thus effectively making the former peninsula an island. The builders dug the canal through the Isthmus at sea level; no locks are employed. It is 6.4 kilometres (4 mi) in length and only 21.4 metres (70 ft) wide at its base, making it impassable for most modern ships. It now has little economic importance.

Ancient Corinth

Corinth was a city-state (polis) on the Isthmus of Corinth, the narrow stretch of land that joins the Peloponnese to the mainland of Greece, roughly halfway between Athens and Sparta. The modern town of Corinth is located approximately 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) northeast of the ancient ruins. Since 1896, systematic archaeological investigations of the Corinth Excavations by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens have revealed large parts of the ancient city, and recent excavations conducted by the Greek Ministry of Culture have brought important new facets of antiquity to light.

PLEASE READ THE INFORMATION BELOW AS WELL AS OUR TERMS OF SERVICEBEFORE BOOKING YOUR TOUR:

►All prices include all taxes, fuel, insurance, and parking fees.

► The total price for the tour is per group size. Individuals may split the cost of the tour among themselves as they wish.  

►This tour does NOT include entrance fees to any archeological site and museum,meals, hotel accommodations, gratuities, or other client personal expenses. Driver’s hotel expenses are not included in the price but If our company book the hotels we use frequently you can avoid this cost. If you wish to book your own hotels then you need to pay a room for the driver.

► For your safety inside the vehicle, drivers provide commentaryonly when it is deemed safe to do so while driving. When your driver must concentrate during difficult driving conditions, please refrain from any distracting behavior as your safety during the tour is our top priority.

► Greece has strict laws and regulations in place to protect licensed tour guides, this it makes it unlawful for Tour Drivers to offer commentary about sites outside the vehicle. In order for us to comply with Greek laws, Tour Drivers may not tour our guests near or inside monuments or museums. Your Tour Driver will provide commentary and basic information only inside the vehicle. Only licensed Tour Guides may accompany or guide you at the sites you visit. If you wish to have a personal licensed tour guide please include this on your request.

► Your Driver will drop you off as close to the sites as legally possible and in accordance to the local Municipality and Traffic laws of Greece.

►Once you fill out our booking form and provide your credit card information, you are legally bound to a contract with us.

► Our service is solely confirmed when the potential customer has received an email confirming services along with the details of the tour. If the confirmation email is not received than please conclude that the service has not been confirmed. We suggest you contact us immediately for further clarification.

► Modes of Payment: Payment for the tour will be made in Euro funds at the end of your journey. 

Important Note: Only cash payments are accepted for licensed tour guide services.

Cancellation policy:

Please, note that there will be no charge if you cancel your reservation by e-mail within at least 5 days before date of requested service. If is not done in these terms, our company reserves the right to debit the "no show fee" on your credit card which is the total amount of requested services.

► Cancellations are accepted only via E-Mail so your cancellation is on record. We do not accept cancellations by phone, text message, or 3rd parties.

► If you have contacted us earlier asking for specific dates but have not confirmed those dates, it does not mean that these specific dates have been reserved for you and therefore may no longer be available. We will do our best to satisfy any need of a last minute request but obviously based on what we have available

Our private tours are flexible.  It is always up to you to change the itinerary according to your wishes.

Entrance fee: 6 euros including the museum

Admission fees and lunch are not included in the price of the tour

Admission Tickets
Ancient Corinth:  6 euros including the museum

Free admission for:  
Children under 19
Students from E.U.

Reduced admission for:
Citizens of the E.U. aged over 65 
Students from countries outside the E.U.

Sites’ Opening Hours
Summer                                                 
From  April 1st to October 31st 
08:00-19:30
Winter
From November 1st to March 31st  
08:30-15:00
Holidays 
1 January:   closed 
6 January:   08:30 - 15:00 
Shrove Monday:  08:30 - 15:00 
25 March:  closed 
Good Friday:  12:00 - 15:00 
Holy Saturday:  08:30 - 15:00 
1 May:  closed 
Easter Sunday:  closed 
Easter Monday:  08:30 - 15:00 
Holy Spirit Day: 08:30 - 15:00 
15 August:  08:30 - 15:00 
28 October:   08:30 - 15:00 
25 December:  closed 
26 December:  closed
Free admission days
6 March  In memory of deceased Minister of Tourism & visionary Melina Mercouri 
5 June   International Day for the Environment  
18 April   International Monuments Day  
18 May   International Museums Day  
27 September   International Tourism Day

*  The last weekend of September annually (European Heritage Days) 
*  Sundays in the period between 1 November and 31 March 
*  National Holidays 
*  The first Sunday of every month, except for July, August and   
    September (when the first Sunday is a holiday, then the second is the   
    free admission day).

Details

Start Location
Athens
End Location
Athens
Duration
5 hours
Operating
Depending on availability. Please email us for prices
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