Α 9hrs tour in mysical Delphi and the Thermopylae
Your private tour will start from your hotel or your cruise ship, passing by some scenic countryside places.
You will pass by Livadeia and Thebes, both great ancient cities and after 2hrs the picturesque village of Arachova, which is a popular winter holiday destination with its ski center.
Delphi is the next stop, where you'll visit both the archaelogical site and museum. Delphi is the fisrt touristic attraction of the antiquity, as it was busy all the year round. It was the place, that the prophecies were given to every man, every prince, general and king. It was the center of the universe, according to Zeus, king of the Gods.
You will visit the Oracle of Apollo, the Omphalos, the temple of Athena Pronaia, Kastaleia Spring and see some magnificent artifacts and statues, such as Eniochos the charioteer, the twin Brothers and Sphynx of Naxos.
After your lunch there with a great view of mountain Parnassus and Itea , it is time to drive to the battlefield of Thermopylae or Hotgates and the Hot Springs, where the 300 brave Spartans gave their lives for the freedom of Greece. Honor and Glory was their moto. They achieved both, as their memory lasts for ever.
Leaving behind us the HotGates, we will return to Athens.