Katakolon was one of the highlights of our Mediterranean cruise last October. so we decided to take the Katakolon Fun Tourist Train and explore further . experience and travel as you wish, not as your tour guides suggest. Europe; Greece; West Greece; Elis Region; Olympia; Olympia Travel Forum . To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link. Katakolon Taxi: Private tour guide for Katakolon and Olympia – See We had the pleasure of being with Andrew during a day trip from NCL (Cruise).

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Hope you have a great time in Katakolon and a lovely honeymoon! After lunch, we still had time for one last stroll around Katakolon and a coffee in the cutest taverna, before sailing off again into the Mediterranean.

Once again, thanks in advance. If you are on a cruise ship and it is on the itinerary and you have no interest in seeing Ancient Olympia it is a wonderful place to sit, eat, drink and people watch. I, too, am considering just hanging out at the oceanfront eating calamari and skipping Olympiabut I haven’t decided.

Please note that StreetView images availability depends on the Google provider. We organised our pick up at the cruise terminal through Andrew, who is a very good communicator, to Olympia, Kremasty Monastery and St.

Ok No Cookie Policy. He was really kind and talkative, very punctual and he gave us lots of informations about Katakolo and Olympia, helping us to buy the tickets for the archeological site. All in all, I’d say this was the most enjoyable day we had while on the cruise.


We had a great time and I loved how authentic and unpretentious this place felt, especially when compared with other more touristic destinations in Greece. Wheelchair loan at Olympia Nov 10, Katakolon to Olympia? From the moment we departed from Katakolon into the countryside, I felt we were entering real Greece — a country made of green hills and valleys, vineyards and olive gropes, typical villages and crystal blue waters.

I doubt that was even legal, especially given the speed we were driving, but it certainly made for a fun, although not so safe, experience. It was great for the kids to hear about these memories. Taxes, fees not included for deals content. Or maybe it was because I was wearing boots. Ask Sundar V about Katakolon Taxi.

Then we went to St. Kaiafas Lake thermal springs, pine forest and sea.

It is not often that a Greek millionaire gives back to the community in such dramatic fashion. Epidaurus, Mycenae, Olympia, Delphi, Meteora.

It is the current harbor of the regions capital city Pyrgos.

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Lastly, Nancy took us to a great restaurant on the water for lunch before heading us back to the cruise ship Log in Join Recently viewed Bookings Inbox. Savings are offered for booking multiple tours.

Katakolkn arrange a visit to the Mercouri Estate, which also features an array of plants and animals, email them at Mercouri otenet. It was the best thing we did. The Greek Islands are spectacular.


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You can also browse the katakolon greece map. You could also take a taxi, but this will be the most expensive option. Review of Katakolon Taxi. The temperature on the Mediterranean in August will be very hot. Excursions from Katakolon Port.

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That’s really the only reason there’s a stop in Katakolon to begin with. My name is Natalia and I work to the fun train. Out of curiosity, why skip Olympia? It is not accidental that whoever passes little time here, after his departure the only thing that has in his mind it his return to Katakolon. It is the second busiest port in all of Greece, after Piraeus. A lot of shops have open in order to serve cruise passengers calling Katakolon but the main reason of visiting Katakolon is Ancient Olympia.

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