Private Ancient Olympia On Your Own
If you love the Olympic Games, you won't want to miss this chance to see the place where it all began! Your private English-speaking driver will meet you at the port and whisk you away through scenic villages to Ancient Olympia. Upon arrival, you will have free time to explore this magnificent place on your own.
Stand at the impressive Temple of Zeus, which once housed the gold and ivory statue of Zeus, considered to be one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world. Phidias, the statue's sculptor, had his workshop here, where a Byzantine church stands today. A further walk of the site will bring you to other notable structures including the Prytaneion, magistrates' residence, and the Philippeion
While in town take some time at the nearby museum to view the many impressive exhibits including the famous statue of Praxiteles' Hermes. Book this half-day private tour now and get ready to immerse yourself in the wonders of Ancient Olympia at your own pace.
Please Note: Entrance fees are not included but can be purchased directly on the day. Vehicles available for this tour accommodate groups of up to 6 guests maximum. Groups with more than 6 guests will need to book multiple vehicles. Please consider this information when booking.