Explore the Panhellenic sanctuary of Delphi during this guided bus tour.
The tour departs Athens in a comfortable bus, and heads for the Panhellenic sanctuary of Delphi. Along the way, pass by the cities of Livadia and Arachova. Once on site, you will have the day to explore the sanctuary, which is situated at the foot of Mount Parnasse, as well as enjoy the amazing view of the Phedriades, two immense cliffs. Accompanied by your guide, discover the history of Delphis, which was a major symbol of Greek unity as well as a major cultural and religious center during Antiquity.
Visitors will see the Temple of Apollo, where the Oracle of Delphi spoke. You will also learn more about the famous oracle, who was considered on of the most trustworthy in Ancient Greece. You will also see the Castalie Fountain, whose waters are considered sacred.
Next, visit the archeological site of the sanctuary, as well as the museum where you can see numerous treasures such as the Charioteer of Delphi, a famous bronze statue that dates back to 478 BCE.
At the end of the day, the bus will take you back to your hotel in Athens.