1. Greece
  2. Elis
  3. Athens
  4. Archaeological Site of Olympia

From Athens: Full-Day Private Round Trip to Ancient Olympia

Product ID: 374546
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Enjoy a tour through the land that was host to the ancient Olympiads, home to the games held to honor the Olympian Gods. This tour, along with your own driver and transfer service, will allow you to discover Greece's fascinating history.
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Duration: 12 hours
Starting times 7:00 AM, 8:00 AM
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Driver
English

Pickup optional

From the lobby of your hotel or outside your apartment in Athens or Piraeus. The driver will be holding a sign with your name on it.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Uncover the true essence of the Olympic Games
  • Explore the magnificent temple dedicated to Zeus
  • Visit Olympia, a place that originated great ideas
Full description
Start your tour with a visit to the Corinth Canal, a site of utmost historical significance. Enjoy a brief 15 minute stop here and take plenty of pictures whilst you have a refreshing beverage. Next, continue your travels to Ancient Olympia, where you will get to stop and discover with your driver for around 5 hours. 

During your time here, you will get to visit some of ancient Greece's most iconic landmarks, such as the Archaeological Site of Olympia, the Philippeion, the Archaeological Museum of Olympia, the Museum of the Olympic Games and the Archimedes Museum. Whilst in the city of Olympia, your driver will be able to suggest a delicious, traditional Greek tavern for you to stop and have lunch.
Includes
  • Private transportation
  • WiFi on board
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Hotel, apartment, airport or port pickup and drop off service
What’s Not Included
  • Licensed tour guide (optional with extra cost)
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
Know before you go
• The drivers are not official tour guides, but they are knowledgeable and can provide fascinating commentary in fluent English. Although they will not enter the archaeological sites with you, they can answer most of your questions about the places you visit with this tour