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The birthplace of the Olympic Games

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Visit Ancient Olympia, the most famous archaeological site of the Peloponnese and the birthplace of the Olympic Games! Walk the streets of the ancient Olympic victors and enter the magnificent stadium like a real athlete!

Olympia Tour Guide - Ioannis M.
Ioannis M.
5.00 / 5
(1 reviews)
08:30 AM

Meeting Point

Olimpia (archaeological site) Parking Lot

09:00 AM

Archaeological site of Olympia Parking Lot

We can meet at the parking lot of the archaeological site of Olympia. From there we have to walk around 5 minutes on foot in order to reach the entrance of the site

09:10 AM

Archaeological site of Ancient Olympia

In the archaeological site we’ll see the ruins of the great temple of Zeus, the largest ancient Greek temple of Southern Greece, the stadium, were all the athletic contests were taking place, and the altar of Hera, where the Olympic Flame is lit, several months before the beginning of the modern Olympics

10:40 AM

Archaeological Museum of Olympia

You’ll be able to see some of the finest pieces of ancient Greek art, including the sculptures of the Temple of Zeus and the statue of Nike of Paionios. The central piece of the collection is the statue of Hermes and the infant Dionysus, widely considered to be the greatest sculptural group of Ancient Greece

11:40 AM

Archaeological site of Olympia Parking Lot

End of our tour

Ending Point

Olimpia (archaeological site) Parking Lot

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What‘s included

Guide fee

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What‘s not included

Transportation fee

Entrance Fees

Tour Important Information

There is no water available in the archaeological site of Olympia

There is a staircase outside the museum of Olympia

Entrance fees to Ancient Olympia and the museum : 12 euros per person (European Union citizens over the age of 65 have a 50% discount for all archaeological sites and museums. For EU students under the age of 25 the entrance is free to all archaeological sites and museums)

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Olympia Tour Reviews

Excellent Guide

Ioannis was an excellent guide who provided an engaging tour at Mycenae and Epidaurus. I would be pleased to go on a tour with him again!

Coleman M.

Thank you so much for your kind words! I am glad you had a good time!

$240/ per group

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