Half-day private taxi tours to Corinth
Our private taxi tours will take you to visit the Ancient Corinth, the Corinthian Canal and the Temple of Apollo
Corinth is one of the most important cities of the antiquity that lies just 80km away from the capital city of Athens.
Starting from downtown our private tour guides will drive you westwards along the coastal roads of Attica, until you reach the scenic and impressive Corinth Canal that offers splendid views to the Gulf.
The famous Canal merges the prefectures of Attica and Corinthia, as well as the Peloponnese Peninsula with Central Greece, connecting the Aegean with the Ionian Sea. It is 78meters high and 25 meters wide and cuts through the Isthmus of Corinth.
Our experienced drivers will offer you invaluable information on the prefecture and the coastal city of Corinthos, during this half day tour. The city consists of small towns and villages and is surrounded by friendly Gulfs with clear blue waters. You will be able to visit the monolithic rock of Acrocorinth, the place where the Ancient Acropolis of Corinth was situated.
Corinth used to be a city state in the ancient years, a very important commercial hub for the region. Athens private tour guides will take you to the ancient agora and the Temple of Apollo that stands in the region since the 6th century BC. The city was destroyed during the Roman Empire.
Corinth is also renowned due to the short stay of St. Paul who lived and preached here for two years. St. Paul disembarked at the ancient port of Kechrai, a place you can visit during the sightseeing tour.