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Katakolon - Ancient Olympia
Time Duration: 4 hours (half day)
From/to: Katakolon Port
Meet your local guide at Katakolon port and drive to Olympia, to experience the wonder and thrill of the original Olympic Games, which were held from 776 BC to 393 AD, as you explore the ruins of the great monuments. Enter the famous archeological site of Olympia and admire the Temple of Zeus, which once housed the Golden and Ivory statue of Zeus (one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World), the original Stadium and Bouleuterion, unique in history, where once competitors swore an oath to confirm to the rules.
Continue your tour and walk a short distance in order to visit the world famous Archaeological Museum of Olympia where you can admire, amongst many priceless exhibits, the marble statues of the Temple of Zeus and the unique statue of Hermes, carved by the ancient Greek sculptor Praxiteles. Drive back to Katakolo port and embarkation on the cruise ship.
Prices per person for:
02 pax: 286.00 €
03 pax: 198.00 €
04 pax: 248.50 €
05 pax: 203.50 €
06 pax: 172.00 €
07 pax: 156.50 €
08 pax: 143.00 €
-Private transport with modern, A/C taxi (up to 3 persons) or minibus
-Professional, English speaking guide
-On Monday, venues may be closed or open later. To be verified upon request.
# Entrance fees: 9.00 € per adult, excluded from the above prices.
## The prices are valid until November 2014