Delphi day tour

Delphi Day Tour

Tour of Delphi – Temple of Apollo – Theater of Delphi.

The tour has as starting point your hotel or the select by you location. Our first stops, on our way to Delphi, two cities with ancient history, Thebes and Livadia.

Delphi, according to Greek mythology, holds the nickname “The Hump of the Earth”. Arriving in the archaeological site of Delphi, the imposing natural landscape formed between two rocks is the sanctuary of Delphi, is located the most famous oracle of ancient Greece where Pythia gave her oracles. We will visit the Temple of Apollo, the Treasure of the Athenians, the Archaeological Museum of Delphi, the Castalia spring, the ancient Gymnasium and the ancient theater.

Subsequently, we will visit the picturesque Arachova, one of the most beautiful villages in the Greek countryside, where we will enjoy our meal in a landscape with a unique view, after walking down the alleys with its traditional shops, coffee shops and restaurants.

Monastery of Saint Luke

Leaving Arachova behind us, we will be transported to a hillside of Mount Helikon to visit one of the most important monuments of Middle Byzantine art and architecture and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Monastery of St. Luke.

At the end of the tour the driver will return you to the pickup point or any other location you wish during the return journey.

1st stop
Temple of Apollo
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The temple was considered the residence of the god Apollo and the seat of his oracle and therefore held a prominent position in the sanctuary.  With the spread of the fame of the oracle of Delphi throughout the then known world, its form had to be worthy of its universal splendor and radiance. According to mythology, the first temple of Apollo built in the area was a rough construction of laurel branches, the second was made of beeswax and feathers, the third was made of copper, while the fourth was built by the mythical architects Trophonius and Agamedes. with the help of Apollo himself.  and was made of stone. This temple was destroyed in 548 BC. from fire and in its place was rebuilt young, luxurious and majestic.

2nd stop
Theater of Delphi
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The theater of Delphi is located inside the sanctuary of the god Apollo, in ancient Delphi. Its capacity reaches 5,000 spectators. In ancient times it hosted the competitions of vocal and instrumental music, which were held in the context of the Pythians and various other religious festivals and rituals.

3rd stop
Arachova village
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Arachova, a charming mountain village, is nestled at the base of Mount Parnassos in the region of Viotia, Southern Greece. Renowned as Greece's premier winter destination, Arachova captivates passionate ski enthusiasts, celebrities, and first-time visitors alike. The village offers a dreamy escape into a mountainous wonderland equipped with contemporary tourism amenities. With a state-of-the-art ski resort, convenient proximity to Athens, and awe-inspiring mountain landscapes, Arachova stands out as an irresistible choice for those seeking a cosmopolitan winter retreat.

4th stop
Monastery of Saint Luke
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Leaving Arachova behind us, we will be transported to a hillside of Mount Helikon to visit one of the most important monuments of Middle Byzantine art and architecture and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Monastery of St. Luke.

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges

  • Hotel pickup and dropoff

  • Fuel and tolls

  • Water

  • Personal English-Speaking Driver

  • Entrance fees for all attractions

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Meals.

Book Tour

300 $345
  • 1-4 Person
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