Highlights / Info
- Exploration one of the most famous archaeological sites of Greece
- Beotia, Towns of Thebes
- Temple of Apollo and the Museum
Tour Duration : 10-12h
Tour Time : Everyday from 8H00 to 18h00
Live Guide : English
Pick Up service: From the hotel
Departure from Athens for a day trip to Delphi to explore one of the most famous archaeological sites of Greece.
Along the way, you will see the plain of Veotia, an agricultural center and you will also pass by the city of Theva, the birthplace of King Oedipus.
You will continue your Delphi day tour towards Mt. Parnassos, making a short rest stop outside the town of Levadia. You will drive then to DELPHI, known in ancient times as the navel of the world. Pass by Castalia Spring, visit at the archaeological site and view the monument of the Argive Kings, the treasury of the Athenians, the Athenian Stoa, the Polygonal Wall, the monument of Platea and the Temple of Apollo famous for its oracle and Delphi museum, with it’s spectacular exhibits include the frieze of the Treasury of the Sifnians, the Naxian Sphinx, the Statue of Antinoos the metopes of the Athenian treasury, the famous bronze Charioteer, originally created to commemorate a victory during the 476 B.C. Pythian Games, and many other artifacts.
On the way back to Athens via the picturesque mountain village of Arachova, built on the south slopes of Parnassus, well known for its attractive hand-woven carpets, rugs and quilts, as well as for its wine and cheese (short stop).
Terms & conditions
- English Speaking Licensed Guide
- Entrance fees to Delphi Archaeological site and Museum
- Transport by luxury air-conditioned vehicles
- Pick up / drop off service from most of the hotels in Athens
What’s not included
- Lunch / Drinks
- Personal expenses
*All tours to be booked at least 72 hours in advance, subject to availability
*This is a child friendly tour.
*Comfortable shoes, hat are recommended.