Ancient Olympia One Day excursion

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Olympia was the most glorious sanctuary of ancient Greece dedicated to Zeus, father of gods and people. A place full of beauty and history.

It was the venue for the Olympic Games held during the Olympics, the most important celebration of Greeks during most of the antiquity. Corresponding festivals were the Pythia organized in honor of Apollo in Delphi, Isthmia in honor of Poseidon in the Isthmus of Corinth and Nemea, also in honor of Zeus in his sanctuary in Nemea.

In Olympia, within the magnificent temple of God, there was the golden ivory statue of Zeus, a work of Pheidias, which was known in antiquity as one of the seven wonders of the world.

The starting point of the Olympic Games is placed in 776 BC. and was held every four years. During the Hellenistic period several edifices, mainly secular, such as Gymnasium and Palaestra, were erected and in the Roman years they were transformed into existing ones. Thermal houses, luxurious residences and the aqueduct were also built.

Places to visit:

  • Museum of Ancient Olympia
  • Gymnasia of Ancient Olympia
  • Stage
  • Temple of Hera
  • Philippines
  • Hareon

Package Information​

DURATION OF EXCURSION​

Patras-Ancient Olympia: 1 hour and 50 minutes.

COST OF EXCURSION​

With 8-seater Van: 250,00 €, with 20-seat Minibus: 300,00 € (does not include 24% VAT).

NOT INCLUDED​

Tickets for the Museum of Ancient Olympia.

CAUTION

The trip is for groups of up to 8, or up to 20 people, to which the total cost of the package is allocated.

To plan the trip on a date you wish, please register individually or as a group here. Holiday Emotions will inform you about the availability, and details of the trip on time.

 

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Duration Approx: 2.30 Hours
Start at our garage : 13, rue Corcelle(s), 33000 BORDEAUX.
Bottle of water and bikes provided
Free for babies – Baby seats (up to 35 kgs) available

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Approx 15km guided bike tour.
Discover Old Bordeaux and the newer districts
Tour of the twi bridges offering great views over the city, the Garonne River and the Quays
Our professionnal and friendly guide speaks French, English and Spanish

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