Since you are staying in the western Peloponnese, the beautiful area of Kalamata, you have the unique chance to visit one of the most celebrated monuments of ancient Greece, Olympia. You will be picked up from your hotel in Kalamata and driving through the beautiful valley of Alpheios river, you will reach the unique land of Ancient Olympia. Olympia was the most important religious and athletic center in Greece.
In this fascinating tour, escorted by your professional licensed guide, you will visit the stadium, where the Olympic Games were held. Also the Temple of Zeus, with the 13.5 meters high golden statue of the god, one of the seven wonders of ancient world. The outstanding findings exhibited in the archaeological museum of Olympia, will amaze you, starting with the exquisite Hermes of Praxiteles. Touring around the area you will see buildings and temples that depict the beauty, harmony and balance of ancient Greek art. Before your return to Kalamata you will have time to enjoy a break or a meal at the nearby caffes and restaurants.
Olympia is an inexhaustible source of culture and spirit, an experience that really deserves to live in Greece!Book Now
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