• Porto Heli, Greece

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Porto Heli Activities & Tours

Porto Heli tours, day trips, excursions

With a wonderful view of the Argolic Gulf and Spetses in particular the coastal town of Porto Heli is the ideal location for a more traditional and off-thebeaten-path experience.

The serenity of Porto Heli will enchant visitors, allowing them to relax and enjoy the splendors of Greek luxury. Perfectly located, Porto Heli is close to some of the most significant archaeological sites such as Epidaurus, Corinth, Nemea and Mycenae, while it is only a short Traditional Boat Trip away from the unique islands of Spetses and Hydra. If this is not enough visitors can enjoy the beautiful scenery as they are driven to the historic town of Nafplio, where they can indulge in the contemporary history of Greece as well as the wonderful cuisine.

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  • History & Mythology
  • Epidauros Tour

    Seating almost 14,000 spectators, the greatest ancient theater in Greece combines perfect acoustics with elegance and symmetrical proportions. Regarded as one of the greatest monuments of Greek Antiquity, the famous Theater of Epidaurus is among the finest and most renowned theaters of its kind. Test the outstanding acoustics of the theater by standing on the stage that has hosted performances of famous ancient playwrights like Sophocles, Euripides, and Aeschylus. Allow your True Greece guide to show you the secrets of this architectural masterpiece. Visiting the theater during the summer festivals, will surely ensure that you are captivated by the powerful ambiance of this incredible site.

    Included

    • Round-trip transportation from / to your hotel.
    • Certified English speaking guide.
    • All entrance fees & taxes.

    Not Included

    • Personal expenses during tour (drinks or food).
    • Tips for guide and driver (non-compulsory).

    Duration: 6 Hours.

    Possibility to Combine with Other Tours: Yes.

    • History & Mythology
  • Mycenae Tour

    Today Mycenae is a UNESCO World Heritage site, in its time, Mycenae was a military stronghold that dominated much of southern Greece and developed into a major center of Greek civilization. A fortified city with some spectacular structures from the second century BC, this archaeological site is home to King Agamemnon commander of the Greek forces that sacked Troy. Cross the famous threshold of the Lion’s Gate and enter the ancient glory that is Mycenae. Follow your True Greece guide that will take you on a journey into one of the richest and most prominent cities of the Late Bronze Age.

    Included

    • Round-trip transportation from / to your hotel.
    • Certified English speaking guide.
    • All entrance fees & taxes.

    Not Included

    • Personal expenses during tour (drinks or food).
    • Tips for guide and driver (non-compulsory).

    Duration: 6 Hours.

    Possibility to Combine with Other Tours: Yes.

    • History & Mythology
  • Nafplio Tour

    More than just a seaside town Nafplio will offer visitors the opportunity to indulge in both history and leisure. Being the first capital of the newly born Greek state between 1823 and 1834, Nafplio has a combination of medieval and neoclassic characteristics. Located in the eastern Peloponnese, Nafplio is one of the most beautiful towns in the area of Argolis and one of the most romantic cities of Greece. Visit the imposing and historically significant sights, such as the Venetian castles of Akronafplia, Bourtzi, and Palamidi, the famous Church of St. Spyridon. Having completed your journey into contemporary Greek history, relax by walking around the picturesque streets, lined with small shops selling local goods or enjoy a leisurely coffee at one of the many cafes.

    Included

    • Round-trip transportation from / to your hotel.
    • Certified English speaking guide.
    • All entrance fees & taxes.

    Not Included

    • Personal expenses during tour (drinks or food).
    • Tips for guide and driver (non-compulsory).

    Duration: 6 Hours.

    Possibility to Combine with Other Tours: Yes.

    • History & Mythology
  • Ancient Nemea Tour

    Built around 330 BC, the remains of the Sanctuary of Zeus give the site an aura of mythological mysticism and legend. Located in the northeastern part of the Peloponnese, Ancient Nemea was not an organized town or settlement, but a venue where one of the many Panhellenic Games, the Nemean Games, took place in honor of the god Zeus. Follow the footsteps of the hero Hercules and allow your True Greece guide to take you back to a time of mythical creatures and daunting feats of valor. Lose yourself in the mysticism of the area as your guide brings the fascinating history and legends to life.

    Included

    • Round-trip transportation from / to your hotel.
    • Certified English speaking guide.
    • All entrance fees & taxes.

    Not Included

    • Personal expenses during tour (drinks or food).
    • Tips for guide and driver (non-compulsory).

    Duration: 6 Hours.

    Possibility to Combine with Other Tours: Yes.

    • History & Mythology
  • Nemea Winery Tour

    With a comfortable climate and rich soil the Peloponnese is home to some of the best wines in Greece.  Visit two of the most well-known wineries, walk around the vineyards and the local instillations and learn about the various Greek grape types and how the tradition of wine making has been passed down from generation to generation. Enjoy a sampling of premium and finer grade wines led by a professional who will explain the tasting process and will guide you through a variety of wines, textures and tastes. Complete this thrilling experience with a light lunch while savoring the beautiful natural landscapes of your surroundings.

    Included

    • Round-trip transportation from / to your hotel.
    • Certified English speaking guide.
    • All entrance fees & taxes.

    Not Included

    • Personal expenses during tour (drinks or food).
    • Tips for guide and driver (non-compulsory).

    Duration: 6 Hours.

    Possibility to Combine with Other Tours: Yes.

    • History & Mythology