CORINTH CANAL, ANCIENT CORINTH, BEMA OF ST. PAUL
This is your opportunity to trace the footsteps of the Apostle Paul during his mesmerising journey. Discover the famous sites St. Paul visited and hear about the unbelievable experiences the missionary endured whilst venturing through the eastern Mediterranean - including the accusations for conducting illegal teachings right here in Corinth. As you pass the imposing gates of the Acrocorinth Citadel, you can appreciate what a spectacular site the former Roman imperial colony would have been in its heyday. You will also have the opportunity to explore the castle grounds and admire the spectacular panoramic views.
Coffee, Pastries and Vistas
If you’re not particularly interested in history or ancient architecture, this tour has plenty to offer for everyone. The Corinth Canal is a masterpiece of engineering with astounding views and the chance to discover local delicacies in the nearby cafes.
The scenic journey from Athens takes you along the sultry coastline of the Saronic Gulf and through the historic towns of Elefsis and Megara where the battle of Salamis took place between the Greeks and the Persians in 480 BCE.