Olympia  is an ancient town and UNESCO World Heritage Site in Peloponnese, Greece. This was the site of the original Olympic Games from 776 BC. The flame for each modern Olympic Games is still lit in Ancient Olympia, by a reflection of sunlight in a parabolic mirror, and carried by torch to the place where the games are to be held. 

Things to do:
Visit the birthplace of the Olympic Games and relive the glorious ancient history of Olympia. 

Visit the local wineries for a taste of the unique varieties of the area and learn about the way wine is produced.

Enjoy the landscape of vineyards and pine trees and the relaxing atmosphere surrounding this most ancient of places!