Delphi Day Trip from Athens

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  • Location: Athens, Greece
  • Duration: 10 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 31405
Visit Delphi – one of the most important archeological sites in Greek history – on this full-day trip from Athens! Traveling with an expert guide, you’ll explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed town, home to the Temple of Apollo, and stroll around Delphi Archeological Museum. Learn all about Greek mythology and history while seeing fascinating monuments, and visit the pretty town of Arachova on the journey back to Athens.

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • All entrance fees included
Ancient Greece is the civilization that existed roughly between the 8th century BC and 600 AD, and Delphi was said to represent the center of it. Reputedly built on the spot where Zeus’ eagles collided when they were released from opposite ends of the earth, the ancient town is littered with intriguing monuments from this fascinating period of history.

After meeting your guide in Athens, hear tales about the ancient Greeks and their lives in Delphi while traveling to the town by luxury minivan. Pass through the towns of Levadia and Arachova – both famous for their production of brightly colored carpets – and arrive in Delphi around midday.

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 Temple of Apollo.

Head inside Delphi Archeological Museum and explore this veritable treasure trove at leisure. Home to countless artifacts and intriguing relics, the museum consists of 15 rooms arranged in chronological order from 15th century BC to 4th century AD. Be sure to check out the bronze Charioteer of Delphi and the Sphinx of Naxos.

After eating lunch at a Delphi hotel (own expense), you will return to Athens, stopping in Arachova on the way to stretch your legs or grab a coffee (own expense).

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Selected Athens hotels or Hotel Amalia near Syntagma Square
Departure Time:
8:30am
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point

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Delphi Day Trip from Athens

Delphi, Greece
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Inclusions:
  • Entrance fees
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
Exclusions:
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Satyanarayana N, December 2014

It was a great tour, worth the trip. Delphi is an awe inspiring place. The guide was quite informational, the trip comfortable. We did not take the lunch option, but instead went to a small, nice restaurant in Delphi town. It would have been nice to have a stop over at the beautiful Arahova town along the way.

Reviewed by: Esther, Malta, December 2014

Great day!

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