4/5 - Good
Verified travelerAug 13, 2019
Great archaeological site and museum. So much to see and definately worth the treck up to the top despite the heat
Come to Delphi and enjoy its museums, history and monuments.
Discover the historic city of Delphi—museums, ancient ruins and sights from Delphi Museum to Delphi Archaeological Museum.
Reviewed on 18 Jan 2020
Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019
You can study the exhibits at Delphi Archaeological Museum, a museum with a storied past, during your holiday in Delphi. Discover the museums and temples in this walkable area.
Learn about the local history of Delphi when you spend time at Sanctuary of Athena. Discover the museums and temples in this walkable area.
Learn about the local history of Delphi when you take a trip to Ancient Delphi. Discover the museums and temples in this walkable area.
Greek mythology comes to life as you walk the roads of Delphi, considered by the ancients to be the center of the world. Admire Apollo’s temple as you hear tales of the city's famous oracle, visit a fascinating archaeological museum, and take in the magnificent terrain surrounding Arahova—a picturesque village on the slopes of Mt.
Pay a visit to Delphi, seat of the famous oracle and a religious center for the ancient Greeks, and explore the remarkable heritage of the classical world. From the remains of grand buildings to sweeping views of the coastal mountains, you get a feel for the timeless scenery around you.
08:45 Departure from Athens. Drive through National highway, passing out of Levadia (shortstop on the way), Thieves (birthplace of King Oidipus) and Arachova arrive noon in Delphi.
Explore some of the most significant archaeological sites of ancient Greek civilization. Travel to Delphi's spectacular ruins on the slopes of pine-covered mountains and cross the Corinth Canal to the Peloponnese, where the mighty temple of Epidaurus and the citadel of Mycenae take your breath away.
1st DAY: Drive through Levadia and Arachova (famous for its bright multi colored carpets) arrive in Delphi. At the foot of Mount Parnassos, within the angle formed by the twin rocks of the Phaedriades, lies the Pan-Hellenic sanctuary of Delphi, which had the most famous oracle of ancient Greece.
Escape the modern world on this 4-day tour of the essential sites of classical Greece. Visit the small city of Epidaurus, the archaeological site of Mycenae, the birthplace of the Olympic Games, the Delphic ruins, and the Byzantine Monasteries of Meteora.
Verified travelerJun 5, 2019
Don't go to the site late morning when the coach loads are there. Go late afternoon (it closes at 8pm most days).