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Delphi & Meteora guided tour - 2 days
itinerary of the 2 day Delphi and Meteora guided tour.
1: The bus starts the pick up at 07.30am and departs from the terminal,
nearby Syntagma Square, the centre of Athens, at 08.30am.
Passing from THEBES (town of the legendary
Oedipus), LEVADIA (short stop) and the traditional village of
ARACHOVA (the "Mykonos of winter"), you arrive at DELPHI,
one of the "Temple-Banks" of
Greece, at about 11.30am.
Situated on a mountain terrace, it was
considered by the ancient Greeks,
"the centre of the universe".
With the professional tour guide you will
the legendary site of the Oracle.
13.30 The group
proceeds for lunch, and at +/- 14.45
departs via AMPHISSA, LAMIA and TRIKALA
Short stop at THERMOPYLAE,
the place where the famous battle between
the Spartan King Leonidas and his 300
Spartan soldiers against the huge Persian
army of Xerxes 480 B.C. took place. The
monument to Leonidas reminds us of the
sacrifice of the heroic Spartans. After
the battle, opposite the memorial, a
stone plaque was placed: "Stranger,
tell the Spartans that we lay here
obedient to the laws of Sparta".
Arrival in Kalampaka at +/- 19.00. Dinner
2: 09.00 am. After breakfast drive to
and visit two of the monasteries, open
on the day of your visit. One of them is the nunnery of St. Stephen.
The second one is a decision of the tour guide taken on the spot.
12.30, you drive back to Kalambaka for
lunch and after lunch you start the
return to Athens, with a short stop outside Lamia.
Arrival in Athens at +/- 19.45
-- Pick up / drop off,
from or near your hotel,
--Transportation by modern air
conditioned tour bus,
-- One night accommodation, one dinner
and one breakfast,
-- The services of the professional tour
guide all along the tour,
-- Entrances to the Delphi ancient site,
and the two monasteries visited in