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

From Athens: Ancient Olympia Full-Day Private Tour

Product ID: 216381
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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.
About this ticket
Duration 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver

Pickup included

Your hotel or a central location in Athens or Piraeus Cruise Terminal.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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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
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Cost of lunch or snacks
  • Drinks
  • Guided tour inside the monuments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
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

From £448.37 Per group up to 4

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Product ID: 216381