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Stop at the Canal (Isthmus) of Corinth
The Isthmus of Corinth is a narrow strip of land that connects mainland Greece to Peloponnese, while the canal drilled across it connects the Saronic with the Corinthian Gulf, thus connecting the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea. The length of of the Isthmus is about 6 kilometers and the narrowest point is where the Corinth Canal has been drilled (1880 to 1893).
Then we will continue our route direction,direction to Sparta and Mystras. Sparta is one of the most historical destination an ancient center which is famous for its well organized ancient army
Mystras or Myzythras is located only 7 km from Sparta, it was the capital of the Byzantine Despotate of Morea an the second city of the Byzantine Empire. It was a fortress of the Byzantine Empire, founded in 13th century during th Frankish occupation of th Peloponnese.