Olympia, Winery, Olive Press and Seaside


Tour Number

Activity Level



Museums / Culture, Food and Wine, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8



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

6 hour shore excursion from Katakolon

For those that seek a different experience my proposal is this 6h tour that empowers the visitor to explore and interact with the cultural and social environment of the land of Olympia.

The minivan is equipped with sound system with microphone and offers WiFi and will wait for you on the port of Katakolo.

I will drive you from Katakolo to Olympia, passing on all necessary information, to prepare you for your visit in Olympia. Once there you will have 1 hour to explore the Olympic Games site on your own. Once done we will drive to the Olympia Land Winery, one of the most famous family operated traditional wineries.

Then we will visit an olive press located at a nearby village where you will have a guided tour to learn how the olive oil is extracted. There you will be offered different types of olive oil to taste along with olives, olive paste spread and fresh warm bread.

Next stop St. Andreas beach. You can swim and unwind on the sunbeds or have lunch admiring the Ionian Sea.

Return to Katakolo

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


Your vehicle will be a luxury type fully air-conditioned minivan, driven by a professional, experienced, non-smoking, English speaking driver to offer you a safe and comfortable trip. The vehicle is of the latest technology, euro 5, 2014 model, fully air-conditioned, equipped with GPS, wifi hot spot, sound system and microphone. Also all of our vehicles are certified for tourist use by the Greek National Tourism organization.

What’s Included

Other: Transportation from Katakolon to Olympia and back, free time in Olympia to visit the Olympic Games site, guided tour and wine tasting at a local winery, guided tour and olive oil tasting at a local olive press, free time to swim or have lunch on one of the most beautiful beaches of the Ionian Sea. Towels for the beach. Bottled mineral water inside the minivan. All the guests will receive as a gift a bottle of pure virgin olive oil.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

35 euro - 12 euro p.p. entrance fees to the Olympic Games site. Children up to 18 y.o. enter for free
15 euro p.p. entrance fees to the winery. Children up to 3 y.o. enter for free
8 euro p.p. entrance fees to the olive press

What’s Extra

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


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

A Recent Review of this tour

Great tour!!! Loved the winery and and the Oil Press tour! Olympia was great as well! We enjoyed the olive press experience so much we weren't ready (there were 7 of us) to leave...so we opted to not rush and not go to the sea! Very flexible! A wonderfully relaxing day! Strongly recommend!
Robyn Ferrante

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