Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, Food and Wine, Day Trip / Out of Town
Kid Friendly: Yes. Tour is suitable for children as long as they are supervised by a parent. Please let me know the ages of your children and I'll adjust the tour for them if you want!
Maximum travelers: 7
English (fluent), Greek (fluent)
Visit Delphi, the center of the world! One of the most amazing sites
Depart for Thebes to LEVADIA and Arachova for Delphi, known in ancient times as the navel of the world. Pass by CASTALIA SPRING, visit at the archaeological site the TEMPLE of APOLLO famous for its oracle and the MUSEUM of Delphi, with its spectacular finds, including the bronze Charioteer, the Naxian Sphinx and the Statue of Antinoos. After lunch return to Athens via the picturesque mountain village of ARACHOVA, built on the south slopes of Parnassus, well known for its attractive hand-woven carpets, rugs and quilts, as well as for its wine and cheese.
Delphi Private Tour, visit Delphi navel of the world. Drive by CASTALIA SPRING, visit the oracle, TEMPLE of APOLLO and the wonderful MUSEUM of Delphi, with amazing bronze Charioteer, the Naxian Sphinx, Statue of Antinoos and much more. Then we continue to the spectacular new village of Delphi for lunch. On the way back to Athens short stop at village of ARACHOVA, located at the south slopes of Parnassus mountain, famous for their rugs, quilts and carpet, as well as for local cheese. Delphi according the Greek mythologies is the center of the world (navel) where the got of light, music & harmony Apollo use to predict the future! through Pythia, the priestess who sat on a tripod! inhaled with ethylene gasses. .
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will pick you up from your hotel or cruise ship at Athens
End location: I will take you back to your hotel or cruise ship at Athens
Duration: 9 hours
Luxury Brand New Mercedes Tourer Minivan, with a current commercial passenger professional license and full insurance coverage, non-smoking, A/C climate-controlled, expertly kept and maintained with WI-FI modules (free internet & video support)available on request, certified for tourist use by the Greek authorities.
My services as your personal driver-guide, local taxes, VAT, tolls and baggage charges.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 euros - entrance fees at sites and Museum per person under 18 years old it is free.
Drinks, meals, entrance fees, licensed guides, accomodation.
I am not a licensed guide and i will not be able to come with you inside the historical sites.