Olympia (tours from Katakolon), Greece
The Olympic Spirit
USD0.0 per person
Approximately 4.00 hours.
Capture the true spirit of Olympia at the birthplace of the ancient Olympic Games. Stroll the deserted sanctuary with its temples, altars and treasuries, and see the ancient marble starting blocks of the original course in the stadium. The Archaeological Museum of Olympia is host to a collection of priceless and awe-inspiring exhibits including remains of the Temple of Zeus, which once housed a statue of the god, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. The marble statue of Hermes, thought to date back to 330 BC will also leave you spellbound.