Olympia & Katakolon Full Day Private Tours


Olympia Full Day Tour – approx 6 hours

  • Enjoy the Grecian country side and rural area travelling overland from Katakolon to the ancient site of Olympia
  • Go on a tour of the ancient site of Olympia and walk in the world’s first stadium
  • Make the most of your guided tour in the company of an archaeology degree holder – licensed tour guide
  • Discover the temple of Zeus, once home of one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world
  • Visit the place where the Olympic Flame is ignited every four years for the modern Olympic Games
  • Explore the archaeological museum to see significant artifacts from the site
  • Take a stroll through the modern town of Olympia
  • Visit a local winery and taste wine like the ancient champions
  • Stand on the shores of flawless beaches in Katakolon
  • Customize your private tour to meet your needs and interests

What’s included
Transfer in a fully air-conditioned private vehicle from the port of Katakolon or your hotel and return in due time.
A guided tour of the site and the museum.
Local licensed guide and archaeologist.
Discover a local winery.
Sit at a café or savor a meal at a waterfront tavern.
Spend time exploring the modern town of Olympia at leisure.
Bottled water.
All taxes.
What’s not included
Entrance fees to the Archaeological site and the Archaeological museum (combined ticket 12 euro per person, 6 euro if you are over 65 years old and European citizen, for children is free).
Gratuities (optional).
Personal expenses.
Entrance fees to winery.

Optional services
Optional tour with the possibility of 3D reconstruction of the archaeological site.
SEE DEMO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04PDwlRwHDY


Olympic Spirit Extended – approx 4.5 hours

  • Enjoy the Grecian country side and rural area travelling overland from Katakolon to the ancient site of Olympia
  • Go on a tour of the ancient site of Olympia and walk in the world’s first stadium
  • Make the most of your guided tour in the company of an archaeology degree holder – licensed tour guide
  • Discover the temple of Zeus, once home of one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world
  • Visit the place where the Olympic Flame is ignited every four years for the modern Olympic Games
  • Explore the archaeological museum to see significant artifacts from the site
  • Take a stroll through the modern town of Olympia
  • Visit a local winery and taste wine like the ancient champions (optional)
  • Customize your private tour to meet your needs and interests

What’s included
Transfer in a fully air-conditioned private vehicle from the port of Katakolon or your hotel and return in due time.
A guided tour of the archaeological site and the museum.
Local licensed guide and archaeologist.
Discover a local family winery*.
Bottled water.
All taxes.

*Hands-on exploration in a local family winery with meaningful cultural encounters. As an alternative to this option the following choices are possible:
-Spend 1 hour exploring the modern town of Olympia at leisure.
-Sit at a café or savor a meal at a waterfront tavern.
-Visit an orthodox Christian nunnery.

What’s not included
Entrance fees to the Archaeological site and the Archaeological museum (combined ticket 12 euro per person, 6 euro if you are over 65 years old and European citizen, for children is free).
Gratuities (optional).
Personal expenses.
Entrance fees to winery (optional).

Optional services
Optional tour with the possibility of 3D reconstruction of the archaeological site.
SEE DEMO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04PDwlRwHDY