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Top 20 Experiences in Olympia

Katakolon 7hour tour : Olympia-Honey Farm-Winery-Beach

Katakolon 7hour tour : Olympia-Honey Farm-Winery-Beach

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 .

Free cancellation
Private tour
$602.02
Olympia - Half day Tour

Olympia - Half day Tour

Enjoy the half day 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.

Free cancellation
Skip the line
Private tour
$317.43
Olympia Shore Excursion: Ancient Olympia Plus Honey Farm & Olive Oil Tasting

Olympia Shore Excursion: Ancient Olympia Plus Honey Farm & Olive Oil Tasting

This small group half-day tour from the port of Katakolon will take you to ancient Olympia, the playground of the Gods and heroes of Greek mythology and where the Olympic flame is lit for each Olympiad. This blessed land is home to one of the finest agricultural produce in the country, the olive oil. Discover the products of the olive tree, the symbol of immortality and wisdom on a free olive oil and wine tasting experience at a local market. Then, go off-the-beaten-path into a farm filled with fruit trees and vegetables and find Greek hospitality. Learn all about the circle of life of the bees by a local bee keeper and taste local delicacies accompanied with local artisan's honey. Finally, spend some time at the village of Katakolon for shopping and lunch by the sea front.

Free cancellation
$133.13
4 hour Katakolon shore excursion (Olympia - Winery - Beach)

4 hour Katakolon shore excursion (Olympia - Winery - Beach)

The most common tour for people visiting the area of Katakolon by one of the plenty of cruise ships that arriving at the area. This tour contains the basic important spots one should visit upon his/her arrival at Katakolon

Free cancellation
Skip the line
Private tour
$317.43
Olympia and Kourouta Beach Escape

Olympia and Kourouta Beach Escape

This fun filled half-day tour is ideal for families with children, couples or a group of friends. Starting at Katakolon port, board your mini bus and enjoy a 35-minute scenic drive through the Greek countryside as you listen the live comentary of the vast history of the area.Upon arrival to Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games and a UNESCO monument, you will be able to explore the archeological site of ancient Olympia at your own leisure and feel like ancient athletes. Become a part of ancient Greek history as you make your own wreaths and crown yourself winner! Wrap up your tour with a dip in the Ionian Sea at Kourouta beach.

Free cancellation
$183.05
Half Day Olympia Private Tour

Half Day Olympia Private Tour

Good for avoiding crowds We can modify the visiting places according to your needs and always on time. We offer you the opportunity to discover the unique history of Olympic games with the help of our eloquent, friendly, local guides in English . Since the sanctuary of Olympia was not built in a day ,couple of hours are sufficient to experience a lovely Olympia tour.

Free cancellation
Private tour
$295.53
Olympia Walking Tour with Virtual Reality Glasses

Olympia Walking Tour with Virtual Reality Glasses

The Virtual Reality glasses will make you feel like you are transported back to Ancient Olympia. Small and interesting stories will start automatically as you approach every monument. You will visit every monument at your own pace. A virtual map will help you find your current location and the location of every monument. This is perfect also for families. Kids love the experience and it is a great way to learn about Ancient Olympia.

Free cancellation
Private tour
$28.16
Olympia - Private Half Day Tour with Mini Bus

Olympia - Private Half Day Tour with Mini Bus

Enjoy the half day 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 4-5 hour tour. Use this chance to taste local traditional cuisine and admire the beautiful monastery up the hills

Free cancellation
Skip the line
Private tour
$514.45
Private Katakolon Excursion to Ancient Olympia, Winery and Beach

Private Katakolon Excursion to Ancient Olympia, Winery and Beach

Enjoy a hassle-free ride to your cruise ship with this private transfer service from Katakolo port to Olympia . Discover the highlights of Olympia on a private 5-hours tour. The half-day adventure is perfect for travelers who like the flexibility to customize their sightseeing experience without worrying about the details.Visit the archaeological site with the temple of Zeus ,stadium, temple of Hera , the museum with the statue of the god Hermes, the helmet of Miltiades. You will also love Wine tour and tasting. Along the way, local driver provides information about the area, commentary and insider tips for the rest of your vacation.Last stop Agios Andreas beach.

Free cancellation
Private tour
$305.39
Ancient Olympia Shore Excursion with traditional lunch

Ancient Olympia Shore Excursion with traditional lunch

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.

Free cancellation
Private tour
$492.56
Katakolon and Olympia Shore Excursion (4 seated car)

Katakolon and Olympia Shore Excursion (4 seated car)

Take in the main sites of Katakolon and Olympia, which was the birthplace of the Olympic Games. Visit a local olive oil factory or a honey bee farm and the area's nicest beach.

Free cancellation
Skip the line
Private tour
$295.53
Olympia shore Excursion - 4 hour tour (Olympia, Olive press, Beach)

Olympia shore Excursion - 4 hour tour (Olympia, Olive press, Beach)

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.

Free cancellation
Private tour
$295.53
Private local tour of the archaeological site and museum of Olympia

Private local tour of the archaeological site and museum of Olympia

Once in Olympia, the highlights to visit are the Archeological Museum also called the New Museum and the Archeological site. In the archeological site, among several other remains of important buildings, you will see the gymnasium and the palaestra, the round Philipeion, the workshop of Phidias where the gold and ivory statue of Zeus was built, the temples of Zeus and Hera, the altar where the Olympic torch is being lit in the modern days and the ancient Olympic stadium. In the archeological museum are housed all finds that were excavated from the archeological site. Bronze and clay offerings (tripods and figurines), armor, vases, the tools and cup from Phidias's workshop, the gorgeous Hermes by Praxiteles, the Nike by Paeonios and the very impressive and very well preserved classical statues from the pediments of the temple of Zeus etc. This tour is mainly designed for people staying at the hotels in the area. For cruise ship passengers this tour is subject to availability.

Free cancellation
Private tour
$171.13
Ancient Olympia Archeological Site & Museum Private Tour

Ancient Olympia Archeological Site & Museum Private Tour

In Ancient Olympia, the highlights to visit are the Archeological Museum also called the New Museum and the Archeological site. Choosing to have a guided tour with an officially licensed tour guide will enhance your experience and provide an in depth presentation. On this 2 and a half hour guided tour we visit the temple of Zeus, the temple of Hera, the spot of the lighting of the Olympic torch and the stadium, among other sites.

Free cancellation
Private tour
$281.31
Katakolon and Olympia Shore Excursion

Katakolon and Olympia Shore Excursion

Take in the main sites of Katakolon and Olympia, which was the birthplace of the Olympic Games. Visit a local olive oil factory or a honey bee farm and the area's nicest beach.

Free cancellation
Skip the line
Private tour
$492.56
Ancient Olympia: Archaeological Site and Museum Ticket

Ancient Olympia: Archaeological Site and Museum Ticket

Experience the site of the first Olympic Games, and the Unesco-listed ruins of Ancient Olympia. Go directly to the archaeological site of the ancient Olympia, one of the archaeological highlights of the Peloponnese.

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Skip the line
$18.61
Private Tour:Visit of Agricultural Farm and free time in Olympia

Private Tour:Visit of Agricultural Farm and free time in Olympia

Live a unique experience in Olympia! Join this private tour from Katakolon port to combine a visit to an Agricultural Farm Magna Grecia where 4th generation of Karabela’s family focuses, with great success, on the development of alternative ways in the production of high quality organic products such olive oil, olives, wine and much more. You will attend a presentation about an olive harvesting while you can taste homemade virgin olive oil, wine and snacks made with organic products of the farm itself! Afterwards, you will visit Olympia, where you can enjoy free time for shopping or have coffee while enjoying an impressive view of the great Olympian lands!

Free cancellation
Private tour
$456.44
Katakolon Shore Excursion: Private Tour of Ancient Olympia and Archeological Site

Katakolon Shore Excursion: Private Tour of Ancient Olympia and Archeological Site

When your cruise docks in the Katakolon port, take a private shore excursion to Olympia, where you’ll discover its famous archeological site on a walking tour. Ancient Olympia is the sanctuary of ancient Greece, where the classical Olympic Games were held. See the remains of the original Olympic stadium, the Bouleuterion and the Temple of Zeus. Enjoy free time in modern Olympia to shop or visit the Museum of the Olympic Games. As you explore with your private tour guide, you are sure to make the most of your time in port and have a memorable, personal experience.

Private tour
$393.66
Private local tour of the Olympic Games site

Private local tour of the Olympic Games site

Once in Olympia, the highlight to visit is the Archeological site. In the archeological site, among several other remains of important buildings, you will see the gymnasium and the palaestra, the round Philipeion, the workshop of Phidias where the gold and ivory statue of Zeus was built, the temples of Zeus and Hera, the altar where the Olympic torch is being lit in the modern days and the ancient Olympic stadium. This tour is mainly designed for people staying at the hotels in the area. For cruise ship passengers this tour is subject to availability.

Free cancellation
Private tour
$123.92
Private Olympia tour (4.5 hours)

Private Olympia tour (4.5 hours)

Departing from the port with your private vehicle and driver you will travel through the rich countryside to Olympia, where you will embark a guided tour of the archaeological site and museum. In the archeological site, among several other remains of important buildings, you will see the gymnasium and the palaestra, the round Philipeion, the workshop of Phidias where the gold and ivory statue of Zeus was built, the temples of Zeus and Hera, the altar where the Olympic torch is being lit in the modern days and the ancient Olympic stadium. In the archeological museum are housed finds things were excavated from the archeological site. Bronze and clay offerings, armor, vases, the tools and cup of Phidias, the gorgeous Hermes by Praxiteles, the Nike by Paeonios and the very impressive classical statues from the pediments of the temple of Zeus etc. After all that you can have a short break in the modern town of Olympia for coffee or shopping and then you will be returned back to the port.

Free cancellation
Private tour
$448.77