TOUR CODE #7
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In this full day tour you will visit
, the most spectacular archaeological site in Greece and listed in just about every tourist itinerary and by far the most popular day trip out of Athens. Delphi in ancient times wasconsidered the centre of the known world, the place where heaven and earth meet.The impressive ruins of Apollo’s Sanctuary,
still stand against the rocky background of Mount Parnassus, where the holly purging ice-cold waters of
never stopped flowing down,where its theatre echoes around the landscape.Enjoy discovering the picturesque traditional Greek town of
well known for its handmadegoods. Experience and admire the beauties of Greece on this guided tour, travellingin our luxury coacheswhile you are listening to our professional licensed guide explaining all important historical and monumental sites and introducing you to the spirit of more than 3000 years of Greek history.
Organized Tour from Athens we will
drive along the main highway passing by Thieves thekingdom of
(Oedipus Complex) and we will arrive in Delphi
“the Navel of the Earth”
with visit to the
with the famous bronze
, the statue of Antinoos, the ancientsanctuary and all the renowned ruins of the “Omphalos” (Navel) of the Ancient world while our guide willrefer to each part of the history till today.
You will feel the mystery
in the Temple of Apollo where Pythia was seated on her tripod and delivered her prophecies.
Delphi was inhabited
since Mycenaean times 4000 years ago by small settlements who were dedicated tothe gigantic female, Mother Earth.We will continue to visit the traditional
Greek village of Arachova
known for its famous handmade carpets.On the slope of
at an altitude of 1000 metres is found the picturesque village of Arachova thatduring the last decade it has been transformed into a cosmopolitan centre of winter holidays. It is from
that we depart for an extra 35 kilometres to the skiing centres of Parnassus. The bigaltitude and the traditional architecture characterize Arachova as one of the most picturesque mountainvillages of Greece.Then, passing through the cities of Levadia and Thieves we will return to Athens.
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