Athens / Corinth

Day 1: Arrival at Athens. Overnight in Athens.

Day 2: Option 1: FD tour in Athens: Sightseeing city tour which includes the House of Parliament, the Olympic Stadium, the temple of Zeus, the University, the Hellenic Academy and the National library. Then we climb up to the Acropolis Hill and visit the famous Parthenon and the Erechteion. We continue to the nearby Mars Hill (Areopagus) where Ap. Paul gave his well known sermon (Acts 17: 16-34). We’ll see also the Ancient Athenian Agora (the Temple of Hephaestus and the Stoa of Attalus), the center of the ancient city, where Ap. Paul met the Epicurean and the Stoic philosophers. The tour will end with a visit to either the New Acropolis Museum or the National Archaeological Museum. 

Option 2:  HD tour in Athens (which includes a city tour and a visit to the Acropolis and Mars Hill) and HD tour in Corinth. Corinth is located 80 klm west of Athens. Our first stop after leaving Athens is the Corinth Canal cut on the Isthmus of Corinth. Then we proceed to the archaeological site where we’ll visit the Roman Forum, the “Bema” (or Judgment Seat) of Gallio, the “Erastus” inscription and the small museum with items of Biblical interest. (Acts 18:1-18). We return to Athens. Overnight in Athens.