The Olympia Experience

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Tour Number

Activity Level

111501


Categories

Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (basic), Greek (fluent)

6 hours shore excursion from Katakolon, including Greek dining experience


For those who arrive in Katakolon on a cruise ship and want to explore Olympia this 6 hour tour will provide a true experience of Olympia and the surrounding area.

The vehicle has sound system with microphone and offers Wifi. We will wait for you at the designated area in Katakolon port. We always arrive earlier in order for you not to wait and spend valuable time.

During your 30 min. drive to Olympia you will be given an interesting commentary about Katakolon, Olympia and the prefecture of Ilis.

Once in Olympia you will have 2 hours free time to visit the archaeological museum and the Olympic Games site.

Then you will have 1 hour to explore the modern town of Olympia.

Finally you will visit a local restaurant and taste homemade style greek cuisine dishes in an all-you-can-eat buffet. Local house wine from biological cultivated grapes is included along with greek coffee and dessert. A Greek Dining Experience as such will give you the opportunity to taste a variety of traditional greek cuisine recipes.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 6 hours

Transportation

A brand new, 2013 model, fully airconditioned luxury type Mercedes Vito minivan will wait for you at the designated area in Katakolon port to offer you transportation to Olympia and back.

What’s Included

Other: Transportation from Katakolon to Olympia and back, 2 hours free time in Olympia to visit the archaeological museum and/or Olympic Games site, 1 hour free time to visit the modern town of Olympia and 2 hours for the Greek dining experience.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

32 euros - Overall cost per person. Details below:
12 euros - Price for admission ticket to the archaelogical site and museum per person. Children up to 18 y.o. enter for free.
20 euros - For the Greek dining experience

What’s Extra

Other: - Entrance fees to the Olympia museum and site
- Expenses for Lunch
- Expenses for snacks and beverages

Restrictions

I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments.

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Very pleased with his service. Highly recommend.
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