Book Day tour from Athens to Delphi with a Professional Guide and custom Pick up in 8 hours.
Book this Day tour from Athens to Delphi and the Temple of Apollo, the world-famous Oracle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. See the Athenian Treasure. Explore Delphi Museum and see the Charioteer of Delphi in 8 hours. The only day tour in Athens visiting Athena Pronaia. Hotel pick-up and drop-off are included.
What will you do and visit on this Day tour from Athens to Delphi?
Delphi archeological site
the treasury of the Athenians
the Athenian Stoa
the Polygonal Wall
the monument of Platea
the Temple of Apollo
Treasury of the Sifnians
the Naxian Sphinx
Athena Pronaia Sanctuary
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Stop At: Delphi Ruins, Delphi, Phocis Region, Central Greece
Depart for one day trip from Athens to explore the UNESCO-listed archaeological site of Delphi with an expert guide and learn how the city was considered the ‘Center of the World’ in ancient Greece and today one of the most famous archaeological sites of Greece.
Along the way, you will see the plain of Beotia, an agricultural center and you will also pass by the city of Theva, the birthplace of King Oedipus.
Immerse yourself in the myths and monuments of classical Greece on this full-day tour of Delphi from Athens.
After meeting your guide in Athens, hear tales about the ancient Greeks and their lives in Delphi while traveling to the town by air-conditioned coach.
You will reach Delphi towards Mt. Parnassos, making a short rest stop outside the town of Levadia.
The first stop is a tour of the Delphi archeological site – a UNESCO World Heritage Site and easily one of the most important digs in Europe.
As you walk around the evocative ruins with your guide, see famous monuments like 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.
The second stop is Delphi museum, with its 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.
Be sure to check out the bronze Charioteer of Delphi and the Sphinx of Naxos.
After lunch break, visit Athena Pronaia Sanctuary, the most photographed spot in Delphi. Return to Athens passing by 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 photo stop).
Duration: 8 hours