Olympia, the playground of the Gods and the heroes of Greek mythology, gave birth to and hosted the Olympic Games throughout history.
In the heart of the Greek countryside, it is blessed with its fertile land and diverse landscapes. Ancient Olympia was once the site of Zeus' most magnificent sanctuaries. His gold and ivory statue, one of the seven wonders of the world, converted the area into the center of interest in the Ancient World. And now the only place where the Olympic Flame is lit each Olympiad. Don't miss the opportunity to run the ancient track so...on your mark, get set, GO!
Ancient Olympia which is a monument of the world heritage of UNESCO has the apearence of a park. An area which is full of perennial pine and olive trees is the ideal destination for everybody. A must-visit is also the nearby archaeological museum where one may explore unique artifacts from the excavations atthe site; everything is original!