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Ancient Olympia, the cradle of philoxenia, peace and fair play awaits the modern guest to be the part of history that goes back to prehistory...
Olympia is easily accessible from other areas of interest of Greece.It is less than 4 hours away from Athens and only 1 hour from Patras port, or Kalamata airport. There are numerous daily buses and trains that connect Athens to Olympia. Another option for getting to Olympia from Athens is to take one of the many sightseeing tours available out of Athens.
30 things you can do in Olympia today
Olympia offers a variety of activities, sights, history, culture, for any visitor that wants to find some spiritual essence and peace some minutes away from the Modern Olympia village
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The Stadium -2788 years of Games
There are many myths about who designed the Stadium. Some claim to be Hercules, some Pelops, that Peloponnesus took its name after him. The truth is that at the same place Zeus struggled Cronus (Saturn), and the Cronius Hill is next to the Stadium...
Modern Olympia hosts some Museums that are open to the public and connect the mythology, tradition and the Games with the today Olympian visitor
Olympia Museum: Just opposite the archaeological site and Stadium is the museum. It has a big model plan of how the site must have looked, and many artifacts.