Private Guide and Vehicle - Half Day Katakolon
Spend four hours in Katakolon the way you want when you book this private guided half-day excursion. Your tour includes a private vehicle operated by an English-speaking driver, and you'll also get the convenience of an English-speaking tour guide to show you the ropes of Katakolon. Craft your itinerary to include visits to iconic Katakolon spots like Pyrgos and the Archaeological Site of Olympia. With so many options, this tour is perfect for those who want the flexibility of planning out their leisure time in Katakolon.
Hop aboard your private vehicle and have your driver transport you to the Ancient Archaeological Site of Olympia. This iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site dates back to prehistoric times and has the highest concentration of ruins in Greece that include relics from the Byzantine era and Bronze Age. Learn about the different structures of this famous archeological site from your tour guide, including the iconic stadium which hosted the Olympics. Follow up your walking tour of the Ancient Greek sanctuary by taking in the exhibits at the Olympia Museum, such as a wine jug that belonged to the famous Greek sculptor Phidias.
Head to the city of Pyrgos to explore the cafes along its cobblestone streets or the neoclassical architecture of the city market-turned-museum. Then, wrap up your journey with a tour of the local Mercouri Estate and Winery. Here, your tour guide can show you the various vineyard's of Greece's second-largest estate as you indulge in a red wine sampling before heading back to your port destination.
From visiting Ancient Greek ruins to sampling red wine, Katakolon offers much to do and explore. Design your itinerary to your preference, and reserve your private vehicle with driver and tour guide today to create an unforgettable cultural experience in Katakolon!