Posted on 07/02/2020
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Delphi Day Tour from Athens - 2020  

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  • +€14.00

overview

Take a day tour from Athens to the famous Delphi archaeological site and explore the mystical site of the oracle and heart of the classical Greek world. During your Delphi day tour visit the Museum of Delphi, home to a unique bronze Charioteer and enjoy some spectacular views of mount Parnassos before your return to Athens.

DURATION: 10 hours
STARTING TIMES: 08:45
MEETING POINT: At the junction of Amalias Ave. & Souri Street, near Syntagma Square
LANGUAGES: English, Greek
OPEN SEASONS: All year-round. April to October: Daily Service, November to March: Every Wednesday, Friday & Sunday
WHO CAN COME: This tour is suitable for anyone. Not suitable for people with mobility impairments

Highlights

◾ Visit Delphi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the slopes of Mount Parnassus
◾ Admire incredible monuments from ancient Greece like the Temple of Apollo
◾ Visit Delphi Archeological Museum and see the bronze Charioteer and the Naxian Sphinx

What is included

✔ Transportation by air-conditioned bus
✔ Entrance fee to Delphi archaeological site and Delphi museum
✔ Guided tour
✔ Free Wi-Fi aboard the bus
✖ Food and drinks

Description

Take a full-day trip to the mystic Delphi from Athens and explore one of the most famous ancient sights of Greece, regarded by the ancients as the center of the ancient world - the so-called Omphalos (Navel of Earth) whose prestige extended far beyond the boundaries of the Hellenic World.

Depart from Athens at 8.30 am and drive with your luxurious vehicle to Delphi, located on the slopes of Mount Parnassus, making a short rest stop outside the town of Levadia. Arrive in Delphi, and visit the legendary ancient theatre, enjoying spectacular views of the surrounding mountains, and stand in awe before the Temple of Apollo best-known for its famous oracle.

Visit the Museum of Delphi, home to a unique bronze Charioteer, the Naxian Sphinx, and the Statue of Antinoos, getting an astounding insight into Ancient Greek culture and history. Enjoy a delicious lunch and relax in Delphi town before you drive back to Athens.

Cutoff time before activity

  • 14 hours

Country

  • Greece