Olympia wheelchair accessible tours Peloponnese excursions
Olympia wheelchair accessible tours, is the ancient city where a myth was born that still lives.
A suggestive destination that will make you relive the deeds of great athletes.
The archaeological site of Olympia is located 30 kilometers from the city of Katakolon.
Along the western coast of the Peloponnese, on the banks of the Alfeo river.
Well known in Greek mythology Olympia wheelchair accessible tours stands and in this corner of the world in the northwestern part of Greece.
Has become a World Heritage Site since 1989.
You can admire the archaeological remains of ancient civilization.
It is here that they took place for 1200 years, until Theodosius II ordered its destruction.
In the city stood the most important sanctuary of Zeus in all of Greece.
Despite the rather isolated geographical position, Olympia became the cradle of the most famous games of antiquity.
Were celebrated every four years in honor of the father of all gods, Zeus.
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Among the most famous complexes that can be found in Olympia there is certainly the Stadium that was built around the V century BC but still retains a particular charm.
It is undoubtedly interesting to cross the arch leading to the imposing arena and relive the highlights of the past.
In addition to the Stadium, it is possible to visit the entire archaeological site.
Is characterized by numerous temples and buildings of all kinds.
Another area currently recognizable is the Pritanium.
The beating heart of the city and a symbol of sacredness and fire and the Gymnasium where the Greeks performed strictly undressed sports activities.
Interesting is the visit to the Archeological Museum, which is about 200 meters from the ruins.
In addition to showing a model of the reconstructed ancient city, inside you can admire the reconstruction of the two pediments of the Temple of Zeus.
Including the imposing sculptures and marble statue of the Hermes of Praxiteles, considered a masterpiece of classical sculpture.
Cruise ships also dock at the nearby port of Katakolon.
Katakolon is a maritime resort in Greece, where thanks to the construction of a modern port, cruise ships can dock and allow cruise passengers to visit the archaeological site of Olympia.
During the stop in Katakolon, treat yourself to a visit to the port located on the bay of Agios Andreas.
Despite having undergone several changes, has managed to maintain its historical soul.
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