Visit western Peloponnese, the “Valley of Gods”
Wander in the ruins where Olympic Athletes used to train
Marvel at Temple of Zeus, 1 of 7 Wonders of Ancient World
Get amazed by the world-known Hermis of Praxiteles
Roundtrip Transportation from your Cruise Ship in Katakolo
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Transportation with private & air-conditioned vehicle
English Speaking Professional Chauffeur
Pick up from your Cruise Ship at Katakolo
Drop off at your Cruise Ship at Katakolo
Meals & Personal Expenses
What you can expect
With this tour you have a unique opportunity to visit the western Peloponnese where in the “Valley of Gods” lies the most celebrated sanctuary of ancient Greece and the birthplace of the most important athletic mega-event of all times; the Olympic Games. Olympia is one of the most well-known tourist destinations in Greece, under UNESCO's heritage and one of the most powerful brand names worldwide.
You will walk through the impressive ruins of the area where athletes trained and run in the ancient stadium; just as the ancient Olympians did after their victory 3000 years ago. Also you will visit the museum and get the chance to see some unbelievable sculptures such as the sculpted decoration of the temple of Zeus, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the famous Hermis of Praxiteles and the statue of Nike of Paionios.
The duration of the tour is about 5 hours including a Licensed tour guide.
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