8 hours

7 in mini van
11 in sprinter

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Delphi

On our way to Delphi, we will pass from Apollo Temple Delphi -Delphi Theater-Arachova-Osios Loukas monastery

The tour starts from your hotel or from the place you have chosen. On our way to Delphi, we will pass from Thiva (one of the most ancient cities of Greece with great history)

 

Arriving at the archaeological site of Delphi, at the evocative natural landscape formed between two rocks, is the sanctuary of Delphi, the most famous oracle of Ancient Greece where PYTHIA was giving her oracles. According with the Greek mythology, Delphi was the “Navel of Earth”. We will visit the Temple of Apollo, the Treasury of the Athenians, the Delphi Archaeological Museum, the Castalian spring, the ancient Gymnasium and the ancient Theatre.

 

After we will visit the picturesque Arachova, one of the most beautiful villages of Greek countryside with its traditional shops, cafes and taverns with a unique view of the landscape where you can enjoy your lunch!Finaly when we ll return we ll stop to Greek Orthodox monastery Osios Loukas!The historic venerable monastery of Osios Loukas (Hosios Lukas) at the slopes of mount Elikonas was founded in the early 10th century by the hermit Saint Loukas, whose relics are preserved in the monastery until today.

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Activity Timeline

We leave from Athens after pick up from your hotel!!!

First stop is the Delphi archeological site – an Unesco World Heritage Site and one of the most important digs in Europe. Avoid and skip the lines of the archaeological site and walk around the evocative ruins with your guide, see famous monuments including the Treasury of the Athenians and the Temple of Apollo.

Second stop is the Delphi Archeological museum, that contains such masterpieces of Ancient Greek sculpture as the bronze Charioteer and the famous athlete Aghias.

Then we visit Athena Pronaia Sanctuary, the most photographed spot in Delphi.

Short stop for lunch in delphi

Short stop in the traditional village of Arachova

Short stop for a visit at Osios Loukas Monastery