EPIDAURUS- MYCENAE "The magical
prefecture of Argolida"
just a short distance from Attica is the stunning Peloponnese
region, where you will come across the prefecture of Argolida.
This area is ideal for a short, 2-day excursion. Every year,
Argolida attracts numerous visitors, not only because of its
natural beauties, but also due to its great archaeological
interest. Green plains, olive groves and orchards, golden beaches
villages characterize this rapidly developing area.For many
people, Epidaurus and Mycenae are the most interesting places
prefecture. In the middle of a green, wooded region, you will
discover the most distinguished and best preserved ancient
theatre, the Theatre of Epidaurus. If you visit the area during
do not miss the chance to attend an authentic Greek drama to
get a taste of what it felt like living in ancient Greece.
The sanctuary of Aesculapius and the archaeological museum located
next to the theatre, are also noteworthy. Epidaurus village
built on a picturesque bay with a golden beach, and it offers
hospitable lodgings, restaurants, shops anything else you could
possibly wish for. Mycenae is one of the most significant archaeological
sites in Greece. Its findings testify that this center of the
Mycenaean civilization has existed since 3000 BC. Pass through
the Gateway of Lions - the entrance of the Mycenaean acropolis
- and visit the ancient city, a symbol of heroic Greece. It
is definitely worth visiting the perfectly preserved arched tombs.
In the nearby villages, you can swim, taste the local delicacies
and experience traditional, Greek hospitality.