In the western Peloponnese, in the so-called valley of the gods, the most glorious sanctuary of ancient Greece and the birthplace of the most important sports events, Ancient Olympia, flourished.

Ancient Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games, is one of the most well-known destinations in Greece and one of the most powerful brand names in the world. It is easily accessible from other areas of Greece. It is less than four hours from Athens.