The enigmatic site of the famous oracle of Delphi makes a great day trip from Athens. And there’s plenty more to see along the way.

By Diana Farr Louis

Here lived an ancient teller of fortunes.

Of myths and mountains

Getting site specific

The ruins of the Temple of Apollo.

An ancient Greek site is nothing without a theatre.

Don't leave without visiting the museum.

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The Athenian Treasury is the most intact structure of the site.

Good to know

Things to see and do in and around Delphi

The town of Galaxidi spreads towards the sea.

The mountain village of Arachova is a year-round destination.