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From Athens: Olympia and Corinth Canal Private Tour

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Experience a private tour from Athens to Ancient Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games. Marvel at the stunning Peloponnese landscape and enjoy a short stop at the famous Corinth Canal.


  • Take amazing photos of worldwide famous sites
  • Visit traditional shops for handmade souvenirs
  • Enjoy the trip passing by the scenic and beautiful landscape


Admire and take amazing photos above the imposing 6.5 km long Corinth Canal, which will be our first short stop on our way to Olympia. The Canal was built in 1893 and changed maritime transport in Greece. Experience the magical feeling of passing by the spectacular landscape of Peloponnese, full of orange, olive groves and vineyards. Arrive in Ancient Olympia, which is an ancient sanctuary site dedicated to the worship of Zeus. Olympia was the birthplace of the ancient Olympic Games in Classical times. The Games were held every 4 years from the 8th century BC untill 4th century AD. Admire the Temple of Zeus, the Temple of Hera, the Pelopion, the Stadium, the Phillipeion, the Phidias workshop. Choose between the Archaeological Museum of Olympia or the Museum of the Olympic Games and realize the true meaning of the Olympic Ideal. Explore the modern town of Olympia, enjoy a traditional greek lunch and shop souvenirs from the local market. (Note: food/drink are at your own expenses and are not included in our price). After lunch, sit back and enjoy your trip back to Athens.


Hotel pickup and drop-off. Optionally, pickup and/or drop off at Piraeus Port. Bottled water. Wi-fi. Luxury a/c vehicle. Child seat upon request. English speaking experienced driver, willing to answer to possible questions.

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