Explore the mythical home of the Greek gods on this Private Mount Olympus And Dion Half-day Morning Tour. Visit the ancient site of Dion, the gorge of Enipeas and many more along the way!
|Departure||Katerini Beach, Litochoro, Leptokarya, Neoi Poroi|
Our morning Olympus and Dion tour begins at 9am at the archaeological site of Dion. Explore the ancient Macedonian sanctuary where gods of Olympus were once worshiped. Find ancient Greek statues, mosaic floors, ceramics and more, across the grounds of Dion and its museum.
Next stop on our half-day mini bus tour of Olympus is a visit to the Crusader Castle of Platamon. Found on a strategic hilltop, Platamon Castle was built to guard the valley of Tempe and the roads that connected Macedonia to the rest of the country. Dating back to the 13th century, this imposing medieval castle is one of the largest fortresses in Greece that’s still standing to this day.
Continuing to Mount Olympus, we will follow the trail through the gorge of Enipeas in search of the bathtub of Zeus and its waterfall. Marvel at the alluring grandeur of the mountain scenery surrounding this treasured oasis dedicated to the Greek god, Zeus.
Final visit of our half-day Olympus morning tour is the village of Litochoro. Traditional houses built with Macedonian architecture, lush greenery surrounding the village and welcoming locals make this Greek town a favorite amongst tourists. Enjoy a meal at one of the local eateries or explore the streets of Litochoro during your time here.
Nature enthusiasts and history buffs alike will enjoy exploring the ancient grounds of Mount Olympus on this Private Mount Olympus And Dion Half-day Morning Tour. Find out where the gods of Olympus were worshiped, where crusaders guarded the region of Macedonia and where Zeus took his morning bath, all on this Olympus morning tour. Starting from the ancient site of Dion, we will learn about the sanctuary dedicated to Zeus. Next, we will wander through the medieval fortress of Platamon Castle before heading to Mount Olympus where we will hike to the gorge of Enipeas on an expedition to find the enchanting bathtub of Zeus. We will end our Olympus and Dion morning tour at the traditional Macedonia village of Litochoro. Pick-ups are available from several meeting points in the Dion-Olympos area upon prior communication.
- Cancellations received within 2 days of departure will incur no penalty.
- Cancellations received within 1 day of departure will incur a penalty of 100% per person.
- Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.