Best of Olympia - Private tour from Katakolon Port

Best of Olympia - Private tour from Katakolon Port

Wonderful tailor made private shore excursion to Ancient Olympia

This tailor made private shore excursion takes you to Ancient Olympia from Katakolon cruise port. On the site you can visit the monuments and museum at your own pace or book a professional guide in advance.

Your private shore excursion to Olympia will start at the cruise port of Katakolon, where the guide will welcome you in Greece with a sign with your name on it.

After a 25-30 minute drive you will reach the archaeological site of Ancient Olympia. You have sufficient time to explore the site and museum on your own. 

The Ancient Olympic Stadium where the first Olympic Games were held. (You will need minimum 1 hour to see all of the Archaeological Site of Ancient Olympia).

The Archaeological Museum of Ancient Olympia. The most famous statues in the world, Hermes of Praxiteles. (You will need minimum 45 minutes to see everything at the Museum of Ancient Olympia).

You have free time to visit the city of Olympia for shopping, eating, swimming in Agios Andreas beach etc.

If you choose to visit the museum and site with a licensed guide (English or French speaking) you will get a profound knowledge of the culture/history of this place and its importance (extra cost for guide for 2 hours is 150€). The guide will not travel with you in the vehicle but will wait for you in Olympia.

The driver will bring you back to the cruise port of Katakolon.


  • Pick-up and drop-off in Katakolon port
  • Tailor made private excursion just for your private party
  • Explore Ancient Olympia and the Museum at your own pace
  • Possible to book a professional guide


  • English speaking driver
  • Private round trip transport by modern, A/C vehicle


  • Entrance ticket Olympia + Museum (€12 per adult)
  • Lunch
  • Guide (optional)

Important remarks

  • The starting time of your excursion always corresponds with your cruise schedule. You can give your desired starting time upon booking
  • You are free to create your perfect itinerary: Ancient Olympia, a beautiful beach, lunch at a traditional Greek taverna, etc. The only restriction is we must get you back to your ship by "All-aboard" time
  • Duration of the tour is 4 hours
  • It's possible to book a professional Olympia guide in advance for €150 per group/2 hours service
  • You do not need to print your voucher - just present your e-voucher on your Smartphone or tablet on the day of travel 

Prices and availability

from € 190,00

You can choose the departure time

  • Private tour by minivan for max 8 passengers
    Price per minivan, not per person. Price for a private tour in a minivan for max. 8 passengers.
    from € 190,00
  • Private tour by minibus for max. 20 passengers
    Price per minibus, not per person. Price for a private tour in a minibus for max. 20 passengers.
    from € 310,00
  • Private tour by bus for max 50 passengers
    Price per bus, not per person. Price for a private tour in a bus for max. 50 passengers.
    from € 370,00


4 hours


English, French

Meeting point

This tour starts at the cruise port of Katakolon, on walking distance from your cruise ship

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