Olympia archaeological site

Olympia archaeological site

The Archaeological site in Olympia is one of the most important sanctuaries of Greece. Olympia is the birthplace of the Olympic Games.The first Olympic Games were held in honour of Zeus.

  • one of the most important sanctuaries of Greece
  • Olympia is the birthplace of the Olympic Games
  • the first Olympic Games were held in honor of Zeus
  •  in the 6th century Olympia was destroyed by earthquakes and floods

 

Address
Αρχαία Ολυμπία, Archea Olimpia 270 65, Greece