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This Olympia half-day tour is perfect for travelers with limited time. After a convenient pickup from Katakolon Port, you’ll travel in a comfortable vehicle between dispersed sites. Enjoy live commentary along the way to learn more about the city’s highlights. You’ll see the birthplace of the Olympic Games, Zeus Temple, and rare museum artifacts such as Hermes of Praxiteles. Another highlight is visiting Kilo’s honey farm for a tasting, and enjoying the pristine Saint Andrew Beach.
Maximize your limited time on dry land with a private 4-hour tour of the Peloponnese Coast. Private transportation picks you up from the Port of Katakolon at your chosen time. Travel comfortably along the scenic coast to Olympia, where you enjoy a guided visit and free time to explore. Stop at the nearby archeology museum, then take a tour of the 17th-century city of Pyrgos. Return to the port with time to spare before you disembark.
Spend your day at the port exploring the birthplace of the Olympic Games with this full-day, tour to Olympia that includes food tastings and skip-the-line entry to the Olympia museum. Get picked up at the pier and set off to visit a honey farm in the countryside. Enjoy lunch and a swim at the beach in warmer months. Then, explore ancient artifacts in the Olympia museum independently before being dropped off back at your port.
This is the perfect tour for foodies and history buffs alike. After arriving at Katakolon Port, a private driver will meet you and take you on a scenic drive. By going on an organized tour, you won’t have to worry about planning transport or navigating. You’ll enjoy multiple food tastings, a wine tasting at an agricultural farm, and you'll also learn about olive harvesting. History fans will love the free time to explore the archaeological sites in Olympia town.
If you’ve only got a day in Katakolon, this Shore Excursion is a great choice. You won’t waste time organizing transport as port pickup and drop-off is included. Enjoy the convenience of having a full itinerary planned out for you and a guarantee to skip-the-line at attractions. You’ll see the Olympia site and museum, a winery, and St. Andrew Beach.
Rather than waiting for hours in line at the ancient ruins of Olympia, skip the lines and explore the site in the way you want on this private shore excursion. After a sightseeing tour around the nearby seaside village of Katakolon, arrive at Olympia and take in the ruins of ancient monuments like the Temple of Zeus – not to mention the stadium that was the birthplace of the ancient Olympic Games.
See the birthplace of the Olympic Games and skip the busy queues on this privately-guided small group excursion. Marvel at Olympia’s Temple of Zeus before escaping the crowds for a taste of Greek rural life at nearby Kilo’s Honey Farm, where local pancakes are served fresh. Follow with a winery tour in the hills of Katakolon, a swim at St. Andrew beach, and then return directly to port.
Experience the birthplace of the Olympics on this half-day private excursion. After a convenient port pickup, cruise through the Peloponnesian countryside and admire vineyards, olive groves, and the region’s gorgeous coastline. Learn about the ancient Olympic archaeological site from an informative guide as you explore the Temples of Zeus and Hera, the Gymnasium, Stadium, and Archaeological Museum of Olympia.
Olympia is known for being the birthplace of the Olympic Games, and for all being one of the most important archaeological sites in Greece. Spend a day exploring its many attractions by going on a full-day tour. Take the stress out of organizing transfers by having round-trip transport from Katakolon Port included. You’ll travel between dispersed sites and enjoy commentary along the way. Top sites you’ll visit include Zeus Temple, Hermes of Praxiteles, Kilo’s Honey Farm, Kremasta Monastery, Saint Andrew Beach, and wineries too.
This tour is ideal for travellers who come to Katakolon Port and have got ample time to learn about the Greek history, taste local products and relax at the beach. Visiting the birthplace of the Olympic Games is a once in a lifetime experience. At the Honey Farm not only will you experience the Greek rural life but also the Greek hospitality . Having the chance to taste local products like honey, wine and olive oil will make your excursion memorable. Wrap up your tour with a swim in the clear blue water of the Ionian sea .
Discover the charms of the Ilia region with this 4-hour shore excursion. Explore Chlemoutsi Castle and take in stunning hilltop views. Relax in the Kyllini thermal baths, a significant site since ancient times. Enjoy a swim at Skafidia beach and have coffee or a light lunch on the sunny shore before your return to the Katakolon port.
Once you are in the port of Katakolon , visiting Olympia is a must. This tour is ideal for travellers who have limited time. You will be picked up on the scheduled time and you will be taken to your destination in a luxurious, air-conditioned vehicle with safety. On the way, there will be live commentary explaining everything about the area and the sites you will visit. In Olympia you will see the Site where the first Olympic Games started and the Museum which houses rare artifacts such as Hermes of Praxitelis. Another highlight is the local traditional lunch. A place worth visiting as you will feel the warmth of the Greek hospitality, buffet lunch and you will experience things as a local.
During this 3 hour, the self-guided tour you will have the once-in-a-lifetime chance to explore the well-preserved site where the Olympic games were born.
The ancient Olympic Games were the most important sports event in the Greek world. According to the mythology, it was Hercules who established the games in order to celebrate the success of his 12 labors.
During the tour, your tour operator will bring you walking to the hill outside the archeological site of Olympia to take some photos to the ancient track and field, View where the complete ancient temples and famous statues would have been standing as well as watch the ancient athletes preparing for the different sporting events.
you will have the opportunity on your own to explore Olympia.
The best choice to visit Ancient Olympia and not only.
The ideal option for a group (up to 15 people), that includes also a licensed guide inside the archaeological sites
Greek history and mythology buffs will find ample opportunity to travel back in time on this private day trip. Wander ancient Olympia and its temples to Zeus and Hera, discover the origin of the Olympic Games, explore the workshop where the golden statue of Zeus — one of the Seven Wonders of the World — was created, and get a comprehensive feel for how the ancient Greeks lived and worshipped.
Discover ancient Greece on a private tour.
Learn about the history of the city and ancient Greece from a professional licensed tour guide.
Explore the home of the Olympic Games, the Workshop of Pheidias, Vouleuterio, and the temples of Zeus and Hera.
Pose for a photo where the lighting of the Olympic Flame still takes place.
Visit the museum of Olympia, one of the largest and most important museums of Greece.
Enjoy this 4hour Olympia tour having the chance to see the magnificent cultural miracle of Olympia
which is the birthplace of the Olympic games! Enjoy the greatness of Olympia site in combination with
a local farm and the nicest beach of the area in a 4 hour tour.
Great experience, Mercedes cars, comfort and safety transportation under high standards,these are some of the benefits of booking a private transfer with as.Also we can only offer a local guideling on the sites we are going to see, because we are not allowed to guide you inside of them. But, we can provide you with lots of informations about the sites we are going to visit. If we can combine it with our passion to show to our travelers our heritage, we think this is the recipe of success. To show to world our amazing and majestic archaeological sites, landscapes etc.
During this 5-hour, self-guided tour you will have the once-in-a-lifetime chance to explore the well-preserved site where the Olympic games were born.
The town of Elis was an important urban center in ancient Greece. It was the capital of the Elean kingdom in western Greece. This town was responsible for the organization of the Olympic Games in ancient Olympia. Elis was built in a beneficial position, on the left shore of the Peneios river. The archaeological research indicates the first signs of human presence in the area, very early in the prehistoric era. According to Pausanias the first historical leader of the area was Oxylos from Aetolia. He was the first king and the person who established the Olympic Games. The museum of Ancient Elis is located on the southeast edge of the ancient city. The creation of the museum was started in 2002 and was finished in 2004. The architecture of the central building is totally harmonized with the natural landscape.
Great experience, Mercedes cars, comfort and safety transportation under high standards,these are some of the benefits of booking a private transfer with us. But, we can provide you with lots of information about the sites we are going to visit. If we can combine it with our passion to show to our travelers our heritage, we think this is the recipe of success. To show to world our amazing and majestic archaeological sites, landscapes etc.
Private Transfers to ensure a smooth and easy transport with our professional driver (English speaking driver).
Get the best experience from your trip to this historic city and its neighboring requires you to have the best partner in the transportation service.
scape to the bay of mercury wich was the first port of the erea in ancient years, visit the mithical and Tyganonisi islets places famous for their scenary.an ancient town called PHIA is burried at the bottom of the sea after a destructive earthquake that struck the area. Dont miss a dive or snorkeling above the ancient PHIA and depending on sea strems who knows you might see the ruins from this town, snorkeling explore the area with your mask and flippers.
you will have the oportunity to explore Nisakoulia, is a place with lighthouse of katakolon with cristal water ideal for swimers and snorkeling.
we offer a tour where you can bath, learn Greek dance, a regional dance show and a small one snack ( greeks-nack) like a welcome or natural juice and ancient Olympic games.
the snack is a type of buffet with greek products from the region of kourouta.
good organization and placing all guest
Visit Ancient Elis the Olympic city.
With this half-day beach excursion, you can do just that! Grab a beach chair and let the waiter bring you an ice-cold drink, a homemade burger or more. Cool off with a refreshing swim in the crystal-clear Mediterranean waters then take a walk on the boardwalk with its restaurants and souvenir shops.
The many beach bars offer WIFI and you can enjoy the music as you survey the beach scene. You might even see some nearby campers venturing down to the water. Kourouta Beach is located about 2km from the town of Amaliada and is fondly called “the Mykonos of Peloponnese” by the locals.
skip the crowded bus tours and get ready to have some chill time on the tranquil beach
The suitable facility is designed to develop a bath at the beach and in the bathing area, which will meet the required design standards for the disabled and the European Union in general.
This is a ramp that will serve disabled swimmers.
use of motorized scooter no guaranteed.
this tour must be booked in advance of the cruise in order to secure types of equipment...