In the western Peloponnese, in the “Valley of Gods”, lies the most celebrated sanctuary of ancient Greece, and the birthplace of the most important athletic mega-event of all times; the Olympic Games. Ancient Olympia is one of the most well known tourist destinations in Greece, and one of the most powerful brand names worldwide.
Experienceliving history through the priceless offerings of the area, walk though the impressive ruins of the place where athletes trained and run in the ancient stadium, visit the museum and get the chance to see some unbelievable sculptures such as the sculpted decoration of the temple of Zeus, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the famous Hermes of Praxiteles and the statue of Nike of Paionios.
Enjoy festivals such as the Ancient Olympia International Festival and the Alfios River Eco-festival, where you can explore the magnificent natural environment of the Alfios River. Enjoy the natural Kaiafas Thermal Spa and practice sports such as biking, rafting, kayak, kite-surf, etc.