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Private Full Day Tour to Ancient Olympia from Athens - with unbiased reviews

Private Full Day Tour to Ancient Olympia from Athens

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Overview
This private tour exclusive to your group alone is dedicated to the UNESCO world heritage site of Ancient Olympia. After pickup at your hotel, cruise ship or Airport by your private & informative tour driver, sit back & relax in one of our new Black Mercedes E-Class, AudiA6 or Mercedes Minivan models with full leather & WiFi as you set off to enjoy the drive through olive groves & orchards of the rugged Peloponnese countryside before arriving at Ancient Olympia before lunchtime. Founded in the 8th century B.C. and famous as for its Olympic games of antiquity you can take your time to explore its extensive ruins which include the places where the original athletes were taught & trained, and go through the tunnel to emerge in the stadium in which they competed. The site is still home to the Temple of Zeus and Hera where the Olympic Flame is lit, workshop of Phidias, in its modern museum displays significant masterpieces from the site.
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Duration
8–9 hours
Inclusions
  • Tour 100% exclusive to your group
  • Professional English speaking experienced Tour driver throughout the day
  • Pickup and return from your Athens Hotel, Residence, or Cruise Ship
  • First class transport: Mercedes E-Class or Audi A6 sedan; Mercedes minivan or Sprinter
  • All vehicles with WiFi, A/C, Chilled Bottled Water
  • Flexible pick up time on request
Exclusions
  • Lunch Option excludes drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Licensed guide for the archeological site & museum on request
  • Athens Airport transfers or pickup locations outside Athens: arranged on request with extra cost
  • Entrance fees
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Comfortable shoes are recommended
  • Families and children are welcome
  • Sunscreen & a hat recommended from April to October
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Trail42974556053 wrote a review Dec 2018
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Excellent service, wonderful historic site. The original site of the Olympic games. A vast site (in ruins) but with well laid out information boards and descriptions. Takes a view hours to visit properly. The adjacent museum of artefacts is also well worth a visit with much
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Date of experience: November 2018
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  • Duration: 8–9 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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