Arqueological Site of Ancient Olympia in Virtual Reality from Katakolo
Explore the UNESCO-listed Archaeological Site of Olympia at your own pace! With a self-guided audio tour, you will discover the ruins of the Gymnasium, learn about the Greeks' attitude to health and fitness, and see the Stadium where the first Olympic Games were held. Step back in time and see rich Greek history coming back to life!
Meet your host at the local partner's office in Olympia — he will explain to you how virtual reality (VR) glasses work. After the short introduction, begin your virtual tour at the Archeological Site and step back in time to experience ancient Olympia. Olympia is one of the most important archaeological sites in Greece and the birthplace of the Olympic games. When walking around the temples of this site, you have a chance to witness the 2nd century through seven immersive 360° digital reconstructions. You will see one of the world's seven wonders, the 13-meter-tall statue of Zeus, and athletes competing in a foot race in the Stadium. You will also witness the Temple of Hera, learn about the female running events held here, and discover the mythical roots of the Olympics. Get ready — Greek history will leave you speechless!
Highlights: Ancient Olympia, Temple of Hera.
Departure: daily Includes: a guide, hotel pick up and drop off, VR equipment.
Link of the tour will be send to your email address after the booking.