|TWO DAYS DELPHI TOUR|
This tour gives you the opportunity to explore the antiquities and beauties of Delphi Tour leisurely, with an overnight stay in the picturesque town of Delphi.Itinerary
We depart from Athens in the morning via the national highway passing by the towns of Thebes, Levadia (where we’ll have a coffee brake at the springs of “Forgetfullnes and Remembrance”) and Arachova.
When we’ll arrive in Delphi we’ll see the Castalia Spring and visit the main archaeological site (the Temple of Apollo, the Treasury of the Athenians, the Theatre, the Stadium,etc.) and the Museum with the famous statue of Antinoos and the unique bronze statue of the Charioteer dated from 475 B.C.
After concluding our visit we’ll go to the hotel and the afternoon will be free to explore the picturesque town of Delphi.
The famous monastery of “Ossios Loukas” is next in our itinerary.
The spectacular mountain view from the monastery’s courtyard and the welcoming shade of the old pine trees make this an ideal place to enjoy a cup of Greek coffee and local sweets.
We continue our trip driving down the mountain Parnassos, and before getting the national highway to Athens we’ll stop again at Cheronia to see the famous “Lion of Cheronia”. The “Lion” is a marble monument erected in the battlefield by Phillip, King of Macedonia and father of Alexander the Great, to commemorate his victory there against the Athenian and Thebean armies in 338 B.C.
In the afternoon we will arrive in Athens.
All our private tours are flexible. It is always up to you to change the itinerary according to your wishes.
Admission fees, hotel and food are not included in the price of the trip
Entrance ticket: 12 Euros
Free admission for:
Reduced admission for:
Free admission days
* The last weekend of September annually (European Heritage Days)
1 January: closed
6 January: 08:30 - 15:00
Shrove Monday: 08:30 - 15:00
25 March: closed
Greek Orhodox Good Friday: 12:00 - 15:00
Greek Orhodox Good Saturday: 08:30 - 15:00
Greek Orhodox Easter Sunday: closed
Greek Orhodox Easter Monday: 08:30 - 15:00
May 1: closed
Holy Spirit Day: 08:30 - 15:00
15 August: 08:30 - 15:00
28 October: 08:30 - 15:00
25 December: closed
26 December: closed