Sparta & Mystras Byzantine fortress Full Day Tour
In this full day tour we will drive you to Sparta, the birth place of the toughest, well trained and well known warriors in the ancient world, The Spartans, and also the Byzantine fortified town of Mystras.Itinerary
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Sparta, Sparta, Sparta Municipality, Laconia Region, Peloponnese
In this full day tour we will drive you to Sparta, the birth place of the toughest, well trained and well known warriors in the ancient world, The Spartans, and also the Byzantine fortified town of Mystras.
After driving on the west coastal road to Corinth Canal, then we continue towards Sparta & Mistras.
Sparta city was founded by the Dorian’s in the 9th century B.C. and in the next few years it developed into the most powerful military city in Greece, thanks to the efficient laws, perfected by the law-giver Lycurgus. The Spartans deferred from the rest of Greeks in the culture, and the way of life. The Spartans character were mostly military, the life of the citizen was dedicated to serving the country, and the art of war. The 300 Spartans and their King Leonidas are still a myth giving inspirations and themes to Hollywood and its great directors!
Duration: 6 hoursStop At:
Mystras, Mystras, Sparta Municipality, Laconia Region, Peloponnese
The fortress of Mystras, was once a glittering fortress of the Byzantine Empire, with Palaces, houses, monasteries, and churches founded in the 13th century during the Frankish occupation of the Peloponnese. Mystras is now a huge museum of architecture, sculpture and decorative art.
Duration: 5 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Infant seats available"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Dress code is smart casual"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 11 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Daily departures, Duration: 11 hours
Departure Point: pick up service from your hotel
Suggested Departure Time: 07:00 am
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.