Exploring the Global Monument of Monastery of Osios Loukas, we will discover that this site was the centre of the Byzantine Times.
Leaving Athens, via the National Highway, passing by Thebes and Livadia, and after 185 km, we reach the Monastiri.
On our way up to the slopes of Mt. Parnassos and the archaeological site of Delphi, about 13 km before the town of Aráhova, leave the main road and turn towards the village of Distomο and Stýri. Keep driving for about 9 km and the road will bring you to one of themost impressive monuments in the Mediterranean Sea: the monastery of Òssios Loukás, situated in a picturesque valley teemed with olive trees. Byzantine monasteries are built in sites characterized by amazing natural beauty, always in harmony with the surrounding landscape, following the example of the ancient temples.
Tour duration: 6-7 hours (total 370 Km)
Taxi sedan, 1 – 4 people: €250
Minivan 5 – 7 people : € 350
Minibus 8 – 11 people: please contact us
Wear comfortable clothes and trainers, also a hat and sunglasses. Photographing of the sites is allowed.
We use German new brand car, with an English speaking driver.
The drivers are not professional tour guides, so they cannot follow you and are not licenced to guide you in archaeological sites and museums. The drivers know History and Mythology and can provide you with information concerning all sites that you visit. This knowledge is of adequate level. If you wish to have a guide we can appoint you to one and of course, this service comes with an extra charge.
Included in the price you will find all local duties, fuel, VAT, toll fees and the charge of luggage.
Drinks, refreshments, meals, admission tickets for the archaeological sites and museums are not included in the price.
The price concerns the vehicle and NOT each person individually.