Olympia Tour – Full day


The full day Olympia tour can be operated either with a mini bus/mini van or with a normal sedan 4 seated car.  Both options are private . This tour will get you to the majority of local and touristic spots, gaining full picture of the area. This Olympia private tour is suitable for cruise ships staying at Katakolon port for 7-8 hours.

On our way from Katakolon to Olympia there will be live commentary on board by the local driver/tour escort, providing information on the everyday life,  culture and also basic Olympic historical information. While traveling from Katakolon to Olympia there will be chance to see farms with olives, vineyards and other crops.

Reaching Olympia you will be assisted getting the tickets without waiting in the lines and the exploration of  the archaeological site starts. This is the place where the olympic flame was first lit, containing also the famous stadium of Ancient Olympia and  the popular temple of Zeus. A helpful guidebook will provided (available in many languages) assisting during the exploration.

Next stop will be Klio’s honey farm, a nice picturesque farm house under to tree sheds, with the Owner (Klio) producing high quality home made honey and treating local delicacies (No entry fee required).

Continuing we shall visit an agritouristic place producing wine and olive oil called Magna Grecia. this is the place where you can taste local products and also have a nice traditional lunch combined with traditional greek music and dance.

Kremasty monastery located at the top of the hill inside rocks gives you great opportunity to connect with greek orthodox religion and is an astonishing place with great view. One good chance getting some nice photos.

Last stop of the tour will be St Andrew beach where the view is nice, perfect place to take some really nice summer photos and of course enjoy a nice swim, coffee or beverage.