Shore excursion from Katakolon port to Ancient Olympia & museum with lunch
Combine a visit to the ancient treasures of Olympia and a meal to a traditional tavern!
Suggested for groups of minimum 10 people and travel agents
As you arrive in Katakolon port, you will be welcomed by GEO Travel representative at and head off for your excursion by a private vehicle. You will be driven through the picturesque lands of Ilia and arrive in Olympia after 45 minutes.
Olympia is the birthplace of the Olympic Games and an ancient sanctuary. You will admire the archaeological site scattered with numerous remnants from the past, including the Temple of Zeus, Temple of Hera and the stadium. Then, you will visit the museum which hosts impressive massive statues including Hermes of Praxiteles and everyday objects.
Afterwards, you will take your meal to a selected restaurant in the modern town and have some free time to do shopping before you return to Katakolon.
Duration of tour: 5- 5 ½ hrs
Private transportation by AC vehicle
Lunch of 3 courses
Not included: entrance fees