Ancient Olympia was the venue of the Olympic Games in antiquity. The place where the Olympic spirit was born. The city and the Games were dedicated to Deus. Within the magnificent temple of God was the golden-shrouded statue, which was known as one of the seven wonders of the world. In Ancient Olympia you will see many historical monuments, an exquisitely beautiful landscape and you will experience the magical atmosphere. You must visit the Archaeological Museum of Olympia, with the famous statue of Hermes of Praxiteles, the Temple of Zeus, the Temple of Hera, the Ancient Stadium and the Museum of History of the Olympic Games. In our days, the touch of the Olympic flame is taking place in the archaeological area and then it is transferred to the host country of the Olympic Games.