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Duration: Available all year
Location: Athens,Epidaurus,Old Epidaurus,Nafplio,Ancient Trizina, Methana
Available Seat: 15 participants minimum
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  • Highlights

    Introducing Yoga into doing your daily exercises in the healing land of Epidaurus. Live the experience of yoga exercise into the magnetic fields of this ancient area.
    Feel the sacramental breeze breathing the same air that used to heal millions of visitors thousands years ago. You have the chance to live at the same microclimate and to feel the majestic energy of the theatre of Epidaurus and the Asklepion: The most famous centers of the ancient world’s and UNESCO world heritage monument. Imagine doing yoga exercise with the view of the theater or enjoying the sunrise on the sunken beach breathing the sea breeze.
    Our program allows for a richer appreciation of the physical and mental landscape as the body and mind are opened through daily Meditation, Yoga, Stretching, Massage, and walking. The combination of these elements creates a more fulfilling physical exercise while strengthening and opening the mind for greater relaxation and awareness all within the beautiful natural and healing environment provided by the surrounding area of Epidaurus.
    The program is open for all experience levels and ages and is a unique opportunity for those who are interested in the strengthening of both: The body and mind.
    The family traditional tavern in Epidaurus, offers you a red fresh tuna which is unique in Greece! Do not miss it!

  • Tour experts

    Experts joining this tour include licensed tourist guide in all the archaeological sites and professional trainers in whichever program you will choose: Hatha Yoga, Therapeutic yoga, Chi Kung, massage, reiki, and reflexology throughout this tour.

    Yoga expert

    Nicole Daravelia offers you:
    Yoga and Yoga Therapy to individuals and groups at her studios in Athens and at selected outdoor spots in Nafplio & its surroundings, enjoying yoga exercises in nature, and near to archaeological sites breathing the sea or mountain breeze and experiencing the healing atmosphere in these great historical & mythical places.

    Using Hatha Yoga and Vinyasa flow style, she provides lessons with emphasis on breathing to help improve physical strength, flexibility and balance, which allows you to maximize your feeling of well-being and provides space for your mental and emotional transformation.
    Nicole’s teachers & experience:
    *1999 to 2009 Perine Andre’.
    *2006 she participated in the Sivananda Yoga Teachers Training in France, practice in Anusara Yoga with Sue Elkind,
    * Yoga Therapy with Dr Guenter Niessen, Yoga for children with Rainbow kids
    ** 2007 she studied Yoga Therapy in India with A.G. Mohan and his wife Indra at their residential retreat. She makes yearly pilgrimages to attend courses throughout India, Germany and Austria, which provide her the tools to enable her to design individualized practices for her students to effectively address mental, emotional and physical imbalances.

     

  • Day 1 / Athens, Greece

    Arrival in Athens, our trip assistant will be waiting for you at the airport.

    Transfer to your hotel. Meet up in the evening for a guided walk through the city, where fantastic images await around every corner and dinner at a traditional Greek tavern in the historic Plaka neighborhood.

    Night in Athens.

  • DAY 2/ Athens, Epidaurus

    After breakfast, begin the day being lectured about Greek history at the sacred rock of the Acropolis,
    just like the old philosophers used to do.

    Explore the New Acropolis Museum, relax at the reading lounge and browse through books on the Acropolis and the Classical world with views of the Caryatids. Continue on with a special tour through the eyes of a real Chef!. ‘Chef on the street’ called our program and a Gastronomical food expert of Grecopaths Team in Athens will guide you with his experience and knowledge to the best Athenian tasty stops. Only a real chef knows the ‘delicious secrets’ of the town..
    After our refreshing break we continue with the first stop to the Corinth Canal which is a canal that connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea. It is the unquestionable sea “umbilical cord” between Western and Eastern Mediterranean.
    Continue on, we arrive in Epidaurus for lunch in a traditional tavern and rest at the Hotel*** in Ligourio.
    The selected hotel is built into the archaeological zone ‘A’ which means that is very close to the theater only 500m away. If you believe that Epidaurus is the land of healing, as it used to be, you will feel the therapeutic breeze surround you, even in your sleep, which may last few hours but you will feel that you are so refreshed.
    The microclimate of the area as well as the magnetic fields, make this land so unique that it brings scientists from all over the world to make studies and experiments to discover the secrets.

     

  • DAY 3/ Epidaurus

    Breakfast at your hotel. Visit one of the most famous centers of the ancient world and UNESCO world heritage monument, the theatre of Epidaurus.
    Guided archaeological and historical tour of the Temple of Asclepius, the Abaton, the Tholos (dome) with its puzzling function,   the   Stadium, the

    Ceremonial Banqueting hall, the Katagogion, the Museum and the Theatre, enjoying its magnificent acoustics.
    After the theater of Epidaurus we follow a small path next to the theater, finding a fantastic place with panoramic view to the theater and its archaeological area for our yoga exercises.
    (About 15 min walking on uphill dirt path)
    After yoga exercises, we walk another 2 km on ancient path in Epidaurus, (plain trees, ancient ruins, pine trees, the olive tree that Pausanias mentions that is over than 2.500 years old!) After walking, we are going to visit the natural history museum, the only one in Peloponnese and then lunch at local traditional tavern.
    Afternoon free leisure time in Ligourio, massage, reflexology, reiki and meditation at the hotel with our therapists!
    Night in Ligourio.

  • DAY 4/ Old Epidaurus

    Sunrise on the sunken beach where yoga exercises will take
    place in old Epidaurus village.
    Breakfast οn the beach organized from your hotel***
    After breakfast, small walking tour to the small theater of Epidaurus and then swimming on the sunken beach to see
    the underwater ruins in an only half meter depth!
    or visitation to a local byzantine monastery.
    Cooking lesson in Epidaurus with vegetarian menu.
    Afternoon free leisure time in Nafplio.
    Night in Ligourio

  • DAY 5:/ Nafplio

    Wake up, breakfast at your hotel, walking tour to the surrounding area of Nafplio with panoramic view of the argolic gulf, ruins of tower, ancient monastery and a fantastic place for yoga exercises at the end of the tour: A small picturesque chapel with yard is waiting for you to enjoy the nature with yoga!
    After yoga, swimming to one of the most beautiful sandy beaches in the area. Lunch in a traditional fish tavern next to the sea, free leisure time in the area of Tolo. Transfer with boat from Tolo to Nafplio, enjoying the sea aura while exploring one part of the coast of the argolic gulf and enjoying the fantastic view of the city of Nafplio approaching the port. Guided historical tour in the city of Nafplio, lunch in a picturesque traditional tavern in the old city of Nafplio, free leisure time.
    Night in Ligourio.
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  • Day 6:/ Ancient Trizina, Methana

    Early wake up. Breakfast to your hotel, visitation to the second unknown Asklipio- Therapeutical center which is in ancient Trizina, 60 km away from Epidaurus 1h driving.
    It was the place where Phaedra and Hippolitus fell in love. At the site we find the ruins of the temple of Hippolitus founded by Diomedes and the buildings and the precinct constructed in the late 4th century or the early 3rd century B.C. over an ancient building. There are also ruins of ancient sanctuaries, walls, Phaedra’s monument, the Agora, the stadium and other buildings. The visitors will be amazed by a fortified tower, known as “the Palace of Theseus”, which was built in the 5th century but also has medieval elements. The ruins of a Roman building stand on the south of this tower, which is considered to be the Temple of the Muses.

    Enjoy a guided archaeological tour into ancient Trizina, after taking a bath near to the devil’s bridge with its wonderful waterfalls and a pleasant small walking tour into nature and ruins (about 5 km distance on a dirt path.) In this paradise we will enjoy our package lunch. After that we will visit Methana.
    Methana peninsula contains some 32 volcanoes including the Methana volcano. The volcanic activity in the peninsula began one million years ago and continued gradually until 300 years ago. The last eruptions took place in 1700 at a submarine volcano north of Kameni Chora. The ascent to the greatest volcanic crater Kameni Chora, the other two smaller craters are located northeast, is a unique experience that wake up the senses of the visitor as it offers breathtaking panoramic view of the Saronic Gulf. We will do our yoga exercises on a nice glade with the view of the Saronic Gulf. After yoga we will enjoy our lunch and then we are
    ready to return to Athens full of energy! Night in Athens.

  • Day 7 / Athens

    Departure, transfer.

    After breakfast visitation at a turtle rescue center

    Transfer to the airport for departure.

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