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OLYMPIA – Archaeological site

The archaeological site of Olympia ranks among the most important historic sites of Greece. Here, the ancient Olympic Games begun. The site incorporates all remains of the athletic premises used for the preparation and celebration of the Olympic Games, administrative and other buildings and monuments. With the summer Olympics, the winter Olympics, the youth Olympics, …


OLYMPIA – Museum of the ancient Olympic Games

Ancient Olympia is the birthplace of the Olympic Games and today the area is one of the most important archaeological places in the world. The Museum of the ancient Olympic Games at Olympia presents exhibits ancient works which cover a long period from the 2nd millennium BC until the 5th century AC. More than 400 …


Olympia from Athens on the Intercity bus

FROM ATHENS TO OLYMPIA BY BUS When you visit Greece the five places that must be included in everybody’s itinerary are: The Acropolis and the Archaeological museum of Athens, Olympia, Delphi and the “unique” site of the Meteora rocks. The promotion of Ancient Olympia, a world heritage jewel and birthplace of the Olympic Games, is …


Ancient Olympic Games