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Ancient Olympia Day Trip From Costa Navarino

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Duration
time-raw7 hours
Difficulty
Easy
Starting point
Your accommodation in Costa Navarino
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Discover the history of sporting on a 7-hour exploration tour of the ancient Olympia from Costa Navarino. Learn about the sporting fanaticism that continues to grab worldwide attention to date. On this tour, you will see the artifacts of ancient games at the Olympia museum, visit the crypt and Temple of Zeus, and other great archaeological sites.

What to expect?

Itinerary

Stop At: Ancient Olympia, Olympia, Elis Region, West Greece

  • The history of its foundation began in 776 BC, when three Greek kings, decided to turn the interest of their soldiers to something else other than wars. Sports! But the ethos and the Olympic ideals of the ancient Greeks, the excellent preparation of the organizers and the massive participation of athletes made these Games become the most famous and important event of the ancient world.

Stop At: Ancient Olympia, Olympia, Elis Region, West Greece

  • Entering the ancient stadium through the Crypt, you will feel the agony of the athletes who were taking part in the games in front of thousands of spectators. You will have the opportunity to be photographed at the point where, even today, the lighting of the Olympic Flame takes place.

Stop At: Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia, Elis Region, West Greece

  • But your adventure will not be over yet. The museum of Olympia, one of the largest and most important museums of Greece, will make you feel the pulse of these times, the splendor and magic of the Olympic ideal.

Stop At: Ancient Olympia, Olympia, Elis Region, West Greece

  • When you finish with the tour we will take you to the nearest restaurant to relax or optionally to try the excellent Mediterranean cuisine. Before we take our way back, we can visit the new city of Olympia with the traditional souvenir shops.

What is included?

  • Driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle

Is this experience for me?

  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Maximum is 4 people per booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate

What do I need to bring?

  • Dress code is smart casual
  • A camera
  • Bring comfortable walking shoes

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
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$303