Greece Tour Short Tour to Olympia, site of the Frist Olympic Games, the Oracle of Delphi and Mycenea with the famous Lion's gate

Delphi Greece tour short

CORINTH - DELPHI- OLYMPIA

2nights/3days

Visit the famous oracle of Delphi 

 
2018

delphi and meteora tour

Departures every Monday, Tuesday and Saturday until end of Oct 2018

or check out the longer version of this tour to Delphi Olympia and Meteora.

1st day: Corinth Canal - Nafplion - Mycenae - Olympia
Leave by the coastal road to the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive on and visit the Theatre of Epidaurus, one of the best preserved ancient theatres in the world famous for its remarkable acoustics. Then proceed to the town of Nafplion, former Greek capital (short photo stop), drive on to ancient Mycenae once a dominating city state in antiquites and admire the famed Lion's gate and visit the Archaeological Site and the Tomb of Agamemnon whre his golden mask was found (now in the museum of Athens). Then depart for Olympia through Central Peloponnese and the towns of Tripolis and Megalopolis. Overnight in Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games. (Dinner)


2nd day: Olympia - Delphi
This is the place where the Olympic Games originated from in ancient times  to honor the Greek main god Zeus. In the morning visit the Archaeological Site with the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum where you can see the reconstracted miniature replica of the ancient town as well.  Then drive on through the plains of Eliad and Achaia up to the magnificent bridge crossing the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion. Pass by the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) renowned for its beautil bay and famouse battle, via Itea arrive in Delphi. Overnight. (Dinner)


3rd day: Delphi - Arachova - Athens
In the morning visit the famous oracle at the foot of Mount Parnassos a sunctiary of Apollo and the muses. The famouse oracle site on top of the hill with its former treasuries has spectacular views. We will have a couple of hours free time in Delphi to absorve the scenery and mythical athmosphere before departing and drive through the village of Arachova, renowned for its colorful rugs and carpets. Return to Athens via Levadia and Thebes. Arrive in Athens early in the evening.

 

Tour Includes:
* First class (4star) or tourist class (3star) accommodation for 2 nights
* Breakfast and dinner daily (half board), except first day only dinner and last day only breakfast included 
* Guide and escort services
* Sightseeing as specified
* Transportation throughout
* Entrance fees
* Taxes and Service charges

Price for 2018 ($ rate varies depending the exchange rate):  

 First Class Hotels: Euro 412 per person based on double and triple occupancy / Single Supplement: Euro 70

Standard Tourist class hotels: Euro 351 per person based on double and triple occupancy  / Single supplement: Euro 58


Children up to 3 years are free (no bed or seat is occupied)

 

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