Would you like to experience Olympia on a budget? Then, follow these 3 easy steps and join an Olympia - Katakolon tour – Olympia on a Budget! This 5-hour program is specially designed for cruisers who have either been to Olympia before or prefer to explore the attractions at their own pace at an unbelievably low price!
The Travel Insiders Katakolon to Olympia joined tours cater exclusively to small groups and keep maximum participation at a low of 15 persons.
1. Book your joined Olympia - Katakolon tour – Olympia on a budget
Book your seat on one of our luxury air-conditioned vehicles and avoid the inconveniences of the crowded coaches. Sit in close comfort with your family and friends and share your thoughts and impressions of what is to be a most memorable trip! Our tour directors will take care of the details and make sure you have the time of your life!
2. Visit the attractions in Olympia at your own pace
Your driver will welcome you within the port area, holding a sign with The Travel Insiders logo. You will then board your air-conditioned vehicle and begin a hassle-free and time-saving journey to Olympia. Sit back and enjoy the scenic drive from Katakolon to Olympia through the countryside as you are provided with all the historical and cultural background of the area by our expert tourist guide. Upon arrival at Olympia, you will be assisted to buy the tickets in order to avoid waiting in a long queue and to make most of your valuable time there. You will be given explicit information on where to go and what to see.
Archaeological Site of Ancient Olympia: Discover the land where the Olympic torch is lit, the ancient training facilities and the famous gymnasium. Run track at the original ancient Olympic stadium, make your own olive wreaths and challenge each other for the crown! Share your thoughts about the wonders of the ancient world under the shady trees – one of them was here!!! The golden and ivory statue of Zeus was once housed in his Temple.
Archaeological Museum: Situated at a 5-minute walk from the archaeological site, the Archaeological Museum houses the antiquities from the site excavations; all the exhibits are original!
Museum of the History of the Ancient Olympic Games: Become initiated in the ancient Olympic disciplines at the Museum of the History of the Ancient Olympic Games.
Archimedes' Museum: Become a part of ancient Greek history as you unfold the riddles of the great mathematician, Archimedes, by solving his famous puzzle and shout out "EUREKA!"
Modern village of Olympia: Explore the modern village of Olympia at your leisure as you mingle with the locals. Unwind at one of the cafés or tavernas in the village.
Association of Agriculture: Before heading back, join us for a visit to the local Association of Agriculture. There you will have the opportunity to experience a wine and olive oil tasting of the famous Greek blends free of charge.
3. Share your unforgettable Olympia on a Budget experience
Enjoy your free tasting experience at the Association of Agriculture and shopping at the adjacent discount market before boarding your air-conditioned vehicle and returning to the port.
√ Transportation by deluxe A/C vehicle
√ Professional driver
√ Convenient pick-up/drop-off inside the port area
√ Scheduled departure avoiding crowds at the sights
√ Onboard guidance
√ Maximum participation at a low of 15 persons
√ Special prices for children under 12 years old
√ Free of charge children under 3 years old
√ Child seats
√ Insurance coverage during bus transfers
√ Detailed timetable
√ Guaranteed punctual return to the port
√ Unbelievably low prices
√ Mobile contact number for any emergency available 24/7
─ Guided tour by certified tourist guide by the Greek Ministry of Tourism
─ Drinks, snacks, appetizers, lunch
─ Entrance fees
General admission for Archaeological Site, Archaeological Museum & Museum of the History of the Ancient Olympic Games: 12€ per person
Archimedes' Museum: free of charge
Reduced ticket: senior citizens with an EU passport
Free of charge: students with EU student ID and under 18 years old
√ In order to secure the booking, a small deposit is required.
√ You will be receiving a payment request through PayPal with the details of the transaction process.
√ After the deposit has been made, you will receive the payment confirmation along with a voucher, a map, the details of the meeting point.