10Delphi: The Oracle’s Sanctuary

Located about 2.5 hours from Athens by car or bus, Delphi is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a remarkable archaeological site that was once considered the center of the world in ancient Greek mythology.

The sanctuary of Delphi was home to the Oracle of Apollo, whose prophetic utterances were highly regarded in ancient times. Explore the Temple of Apollo, the ancient theater, and the Delphi Archaeological Museum, which houses a collection of artifacts from this sacred site. The drive through the scenic Parnassus Mountains adds to the charm of this day trip.