Historic Olympia And Archaeological Museum

Location: Katakolon (Olympia), Greece

At a Glance

Activity Type: Sightseeing Adventures
Activity Level: ActiveHelp
Duration: 5 to 5.5 Hours
Adult Price: $79 (ages 10 and up)
Child Price: $44 (ages 3 to 9)
Infant Price: $0 (ages 0 to 2)
Ages: All Ages (recommended 10 and older)

On this tour you will:

  • Board your air-conditioned motorcoach for an approximately half-hour ride to ancient Olympia, the site of the first Olympic Games in 776 BC.
  • Enjoy an approximately 1.5-hour guided tour through the sites of Olympia, including: the Temple of Zeus, Temple of Hera, Shrine of Pelops, the treasury, Palaestra and gymnasium.
  • Finish your tour of the sites and take a short walk to the Olympus Archaeological Museum for an approximate one-hour tour of Greek sculptures and art, including the Hermes of Praxiteles statue.
  • Enjoy approximately 45 minutes of free time at the sites and Olympia Village before returning to the port.
  • Reboard the motorcoach for an approximately 30-minute trip back to the port.

Important Additional Information

  • Guests must be ambulatory. Wheelchairs (collapsible or electric) are not permitted. Tour operators will deny participation to Guests arriving in wheelchairs or electric scooters.
  • Guests are expected to be reasonably physically fit and be able to walk approximately 1.5 miles over uneven and rocky paths.
  • A “whisper system” headset will be provided during the tour.
  • Temperatures can get extremely high during summer. Guests are encouraged to wear hats, sunglasses, insect repellent and sunscreen lotion, and to stay hydrated. An optional umbrella to create shade is also advised.
  • Food and beverages are not included and may be purchased separately in Olympia during free time.
  • Guests are encouraged to bring currency and credit cards to purchase extras, such as souvenirs or snacks.
  • You should never feel that gratuities are expected, but it is customary to leave a tip in recognition of exceptional service in restaurants, taxis and for excursion guides and drivers. It is always up to you to determine the amount.

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