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  • Olympic Games

    Olympic Games Site

    The birthplace of the

    Olympic Games

    Olympic Games Site

    In western Peloponnese, in the beautiful valley of the Alpheios river, lies the most celebrated sanctuary of ancient Greece. Dedicated to Zeus, the father of the gods, it sprawls over the southwest foot of Mount Kronios...
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    Olympia Travel Guide

    Olympia Travel Guide

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    Olympia Travel Guide

    The first and most complete travel guide of Ancient Olympia

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    Olympic Flame for the Winter Olympics 2018

    Tour du Peloponnese

    24 October 2017

    A journey has begun

    The Olympic Flame begun its journey to South Korea on October 24th 2017.
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    Lighting the Olympic Flame

    The Ceremony

    of the Olympic Flame

    A unique experience!

    Lighting the Olympic Flame

    This ceremony takes place before every Olympic Games, be it the summer or the winter ones. The ceremony takes place in from of the Temple of Hera, as it happened in the ancient times.
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  • Athens

    Don't miss out

    visiting Athens!

    Visit Athens too!

    If you have visited Ancient Olympia already, or plan to in the the future, don't miss the opportunity to visit Athens as well, one of the most beautiful cities all over the world!
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    Olympic Tours

    Olympic Tours

    by Niki Vlachou

    Recommended by Rick Steves

    Olympic Tours by Niki

    My name is Niki Vlachou and I live in Olympia. I love my country and I have dedicated my life to studying Ancient Greeks and the Greek culture...
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    The Museum

    Archaeological Museum

    Of Ancient Olympia

    MUST SEE!

    Archaeological Museum Of Olympia

    The Archaeological Museum of Olympia, one of the most important museums in Greece, presents the long history of the most celebrated sanctuary of antiquity, the sanctuary of Zeus...
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    Ancient Olympia Festival

    Ancient Olympia Festival

     

    In July & August

    Ancient Olympia Festival

    The Ancient Olympia Festival is characterized by the variety of themes and aims to the appointment of all the areas of the ancient site, the two ancient theaters...
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Welcome to Olympia Travel Guide

The first and most complete travel guide for Olympia

Olympia Travel Guide is a new internet catalog, containing everything the modern town of Ancient Olympia and the surrounding area has to offer to the visitors. You can find here information on places for accommodation, dining, entertainment, but also about the magnificent sights the area has to offer you, including of course the site of the Olympic Games and the archaeological museum.

Ancient Olympia welcomes you

“We welcome you to Ancient Olympia, the place which gave birth to the Olympic Games, the sacred place of Altis and Stadium where fundamental human values of civilization have been formed and built” // Efthimios Kotzias, Mayor of Ancient Olympia
 

Hotel Europa

4 star family hotel

Built on a privileged spot overlooking Ancient Olympia offers an idyllic view of the Arcadian mountains and the paradisiacal valley, which lies between two rivers, the Alpheus and the Cladeus.

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Neda Hotel

Neda Hotel

Ideal relaxation in Olympia

Relax on your private balcony and enjoy the lovely views of Olympia city or the surrounding forest. Neda Hotel's calm environment and friendly staff create a relaxing holiday base.

 
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Touris Club

Personal & Professional

Set on a green, peaceful hill, where cultural heritage, nature and human passion have joined forces to create a wonderful venue to enjoy food local culture and an ideal environment for any type of event.

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Ambrosia Garden

Excellent food and warm atmosphere

The warm and welcoming atmosphere, beautiful surroundings, excellent food, wonderful variety of wines and the lush, green gardens will help you to relax fully and create an unforgettable experience.

 
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Olympion Asty Hotel
Amalia Hotel
Arty Grand Hotel
Hotel Antonios

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