Day trip

From Athens: Ancient Olympia Full-Day Private Tour

From Athens: Ancient Olympia Full-Day Private Tour

From $597.73 per group up to 4

Drive through the scenic and beautiful landscape of the Peloponnese Peninsula to reach the birthplace of the Olympic Games. Admire the emblematic temples and athletic facilities and feel the era of the ancient classical period.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 1 day
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Your hotel or a central location in Athens or Piraeus Cruise Terminal.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Ancient Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games
  • Visit the Temple of Zeus, Pelopion, the stadium, the Temple of Hera, the Phillipeion, the Phidias workshop
  • Gaze the magnificent landscape of the Peloponnese peninsula
Full description
Explore Olympia, as the sanctuary of ancient Greece that birthed the Olympic Games. Examine the Temple of Hera, where the modern day flame still burns during Olympic Games. See the Temple of Zeus, once home to the Golden and Ivory statue of Zeus, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Visit the original Stadium and Boulerterion monuments. Arrive at Athens, and see the Corinth Canal. Explore the modern town of Olympia where you can enjoy a traditional greek lunch. Shop for souvenirs in boutique stores. At the end day, be dropped back at your accommodation in Piraeus and Athens. 
Includes
  • Round-trip transportation
  • English-speaking driver
  • Air-conditioned limousine, van, or car
  • Pickup and drop-off up to your preferred location in Athens
  • Fuel costs, toll fees, and taxes
  • Entrance fees
  • Cost of lunch or snacks
  • Drinks
  • Guided tour inside the monuments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat

Know before you go

  • Please be advised it is best to leave early from Athens in order to enjoy most of your day in Delphi
  •  Please wear comfortable shoes to explore the ruins and walk through the area
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July 11, 2019

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