KATAKOLON (OLYMPIA) FOR FAMILIES: Private Shore Excursions
- Why book with us
- We are extremely focused on delivering excellent personal experiences. In contrast to group shore tours, our private tours offer a far more personalized and enjoyable experience
- We will make sure that you will be picked up and return on time to the ship by a private transfer service
- We will provide you with detailed information on how to easily find our local representative including where they will be standing, what sign they will be holding, their local telephone numbers and more
OPTION 1: PRIVATE MYTHOLOGY TOUR IN ANCIENT OLYMPIA (WITH TRANSFER)
First Activity: Olympia Tour (2 hours)
Ancient Olympia, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that survives until today in a uniquely beautiful location.
- Your guide will take you around as you learn more about the birthplace of the Olympic Games.
- Explore the Ancient Stadium and the temples of Zeus and Hera as you wander around the land where the Olympic torch is still lit every four years.
- Visit the impressive Archaeological Museum, full of marble statues and amazing relics of the era.
Second Activity: Have a swim at Agios Andreas beach at Skafidia bay.
Lunch at the beach or near Katakolon port
Duration: 5 hours
OPTION 2: PRIVATE MYTHOLOGY TOUR AND CULTURE (WITH TRANSFER)
First Activity: Olympia (2 hours)
Second Activity: Olive Oil Tasting (1.5 hour) OR Honey tasting and mini cooking class (1.5 hour)
- Visit an Olive Oil Workshop to see how the famous Greek olives are made into various blends of olive oil. Learn about this ancient tradition and taste different olive oils as you learn about their health benefits and nutritional value.
- Enjoy a Honey tasting and mini cooking class. Participate in making Greek diples – a typical sweet of the area made with crispy dough, honey, and crushed walnuts. A favorite for all those with a sweet tooth!
Lunch near Katakolon port
Duration: 5 hours
For more information please contact us.
Families should know
- Pick up and drop off to the port is included.
- The tours and the duration can be fully customized according to your availability, needs and interests.
- We can recommend a suitable place for lunch and make the reservation for you.
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