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  1. Greece
  2. Attica
  3. Delphi, Greece
  4. Delphi Archaeological Site

Private Delphi & Thermopylae Tour from Athens

Product ID: 236322
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Experience a private luxury tour of Delphi and Thermopylae. Explore the amazing site of Delphi and pay tribute to Apollo while consulting the Oracle Pythia.
About this activity
Duration 10 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Pay tribute to King Leonidas of Sparta and his 300 Spartan warriors we will visit the amazing monument of his statue in Thermopylae
  • Visit Thermopylae's Museum with and see the reenactment of the battle of Thermopylae in 3D
  • Visit the archaeological site and see the Theatre, the Athenian Treasury, the Temple of Apollo famous for its oracle, Pythia, the Navel of the Earth
  • Experience the Museum of Delphi, with its spectacular collection of artifacts, including the Naxian Sphinx, the Charioteer and the Statue of Antinoos
  • Enjoy traditional home-cooked lunch on the magnificent Caldera at Delphi, overlooking fabulous Itea
Full description
See the Gates of Fire, deriving from the hot sulphur springs and the cavernous entrance to Hades. Experience the monument of King Leonidas, erected in 1955 and created by the sculptor Vasos Falireas. At the Thermopylae Museum, learn about the 480 BC battle that changed the course of Greek history and western civilization before seeing the baths of Thermopylae.

In Delphi, see the Temple of Apollo, the Ancient Theater, the Stadium, the Athenian Treasury, the Gymnasium, and the Sanctuary of Athena Pronaia. The Naxian Sphinx, which dates to 560 BC, is a fascinating stop before seeing the Metopes of the Athenian Treasury, Omphalos, Kleobis and Biton, Statue of Antinoos, and the famous Charioteer.

Enjoy a traditional lunch on the Caldera at Delphi, overlooking fabulous Itea and Amfissa beforedriving back to a designated location in Athens.
Includes
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private walking tour
  • Roundtrip private transfer
  • Transport by private, air-conditioned minivan
  • On-board WiFi
  • Handmade candies
  • Refreshment wipes
  • Bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities (appreciated, not expected)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
Organized by

Ancient Greece Tours

Product ID: 236322