Delphi History and the Oracle tour

Highlights:  The magnificent views and wonderfull atmosphere in Delphi, the traditional village of Arachova

Outline: A scenic drive via the plains of Beotia will take you to Delphi, by common consent the most spectacularly beautiful ancient site in Greece. There are few other spots on earth to rival Delphi.  In antiquity it was regarded as the centre of the world. Visit the Sanctuary of Apollo with the Stadion, the Castalian spring and the Sanctuary of Athena at Marmaria. After a visit to the Museum, enjoy lunch at a traditional Greek restaurant.  En route to Athens, a short stop at the picturesque mountain village of Arachova will give you a taste of the rural life of mountainous Greece.

Duration: 9 hours (from Athens city centre)

Included: Private A/C vehicle & driver, Licensed English-speaking guide, Entrance fees to the indicated sites, Lunch (set menu), Beverages during meal (set package), Taxes

Activity level: VIGOROUS, not recommended for those with walking difficulties

Tips: Wear flat, comfortable walking shoes. Carry a bottle of water and wear plenty of sunscreen and a hat, especially in the summer.