6 hour shore excursion from Katakolon
For the traveller that wants to make the most of his visit to Olympia and the surrounding area I offer a 6 hour tour that includes transportation from Katakolon to Olympia and back, 90 mins free time in Olympia to visit the archaeological museum and/or Olympic Games site, 50 mins visit to a local winery, 120 mins free time to swim and have lunch on one of the most beautiful beaches of the Ionian sea.
The vehicle has sound system with microphone and offers Wifi. We will wait for you at the designated area in Katakolon port and 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 and prepare you for your visit in Olympia.
Once in Olympia you have 90' free time to visit the archaeological site and museum.
Then you will visit a family operated local winery for 50'.
Before returning to the port you will have 120' to swim and have lunch by the seaside.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: The vehicle will wait for you at the designated area in Katakolon port. In order for you to recognize your vehicle there will be a sign with your name on it. Your driver and tour guide will be there to welcome you. We always arrive a little earlier than the time agreed in order for you not to wait and spend valuable time.
End location: We will return you at the designated area in Katakolon port, in time before your cruise ship departs.
Duration: 6 hours
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.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
27 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.
15 euros - Entrance ticket to the local winery. Children up to 3 y.o. enter for free
I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments.