Itinerary + Map

Day 1 Athens - Mycenae - Olympia
An early departure from Athens takes you along the coastal road to the Corinth Canal. After a short stop, continue to the ancient Theatre of Epidaurus, built in 300 BC and renowned for its incredible acoustics. Afterwards you arrive at Mycenae, one of the earliest Greek civilisations, where you will visit an impressive archaeological site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Drive through the Central Peloponnese and the towns of Tripolis and Magalopolis to Olympia, birthplace of the Olympic Games, where you will have dinner and overnight.

Stay at: Neda (3 star), Olympic Village (4 star), Hotel Europa (4 star), Hotel Amalia (4 star), Olympic Village (4 star) or similar
Meals: Dinner

Day 2 Olympia - Delphi
After breakfast, join a morning tour of Olympia during which you will visit the first Olympic stadium, the spot where the modern Olympic torch is lit, Temple of Zeus and the Olympia Museum. In the afternoon you will drive through the plains of Iliad and Achaia and cross the magnificent bridge over the Corinthian Bay. After passing the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) and Itea, you arrive at Delphi for dinner and overnight.

Stay at: Hotel Hermes (3 star), Hotel Olympic (3 star), Hotel Amalia (4 star), Hotel Apollonia (4 star) or similar
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 3 Delphi - Athens
Delphi hosted the most important oracle in the classical world and was the major site for the worship of Apollo. Visit the Archaeological Site to explore the Temple of Apollo, the amphitheatre, the stadium and the Museum of Delphi. Then return to Athens via the village of Arachova, renowned for its colourful carpets, arriving in the evening.

Meals: Breakfast

  • 3 or 4 star hotel accommodation
  • Touring by modern air-conditioned coach
  • Shared arrival and departure transfers
  • Escorted by a professional multilingual Tour Manager
  • Services of local representatives

Exclusions: Room tax, gratuities and optional excursions – to be paid locally

  • 2 breakfasts
  • 2 dinners
  • Guided tours of:
    Tomb of Agamemnon
  • Olympia

 

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