Delphi “the most famous oracle of ancient Greece”
The center of the world, the “Navel of the Earth”, the famous Delphi…
Delphi remains Greece’s most important tourist destination after the Acropolis of Athens. Located upon the Corinth Gulf, are continuously transferring forceful energy vibes, mystery and cause awe to the visitors. It must be noted that Delphi are included to UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites list, since 1972.
At Delphi you will discover the Ancient Greek Gods; you will unite with nature’s elements and you will bow down to the grandeur of the location.
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The Oracle of Delphi
The famous Oracle was a marvelous spiritual and religious center from the 6th century until the 4th century B.C. The power of the Oracle attracted all types of individuals, groups of people and even entire city-states, to come and receive answers to their myriad of questions and problems. The people who were considered more reliable were also the ones who had been recompensed by the prophets.
Apollo’s Sanctuary, the Theater and the Stadium
Walk up to the magnificent Sanctuary of Apollo, where Pythia had given her oracles and guidance. Loaded with monuments and “treasures”, the site is a spring of unique energy. At the north of the temple you will discover the theater that used to support music and dramatics competitions and ceremonies. Even higher, the Stadium, where the athletics took place, overmasters.
Castalia, the holy spring of Delphi… Castalia’s waters were attributed to the regular operation of the Oracle and also were used for the cleanness of Apollo’s Sanctuary and for the purification of the visitors.
Price: 270€ / Duration: approx. 8 hours
The price includes: Minivan transportation (up to 7pax), chauffeur services and taxes.
The price does not include: The cost of a tour guide, entrance tickets for museums & archaeological sites or any personal expenses.
The sequence of the full-day tour can be altered upon a client’s request, due to traffic problems, strikes or extreme weather conditions.