From Kyllini: Day Trip to Ancient Olympia & a Greek Farm

From Kyllini: Day Trip to Ancient Olympia & a Greek Farm

From £274.76 per group up to 4

Experience Olympia in combination with all other important local spots to get an overall taste of the area. This tour combines archaeological sights, rural farm life, wine tasting, local food, religion, and beautiful beaches.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the archaeological site and museum of Olympia
  • Experience a local wine tasting and authentic Greek cuisine
  • See the Kremasty monastery
  • Have fun at Klio's local honey farm
Full description
This tour has a duration of approximately 6-7 hours. Your first stop is the Olympia archaeological site and museum. The Olympia visit will last approximately 2.5 hours where you will have the chance to see the birthplace of the Olympic games, the Temple of Zeus, the Stadium, the Hermes of Praxiteles statue, and many other museum artifacts. Next, you will head to Klio's honey farm where you visit a lovely rural house with the nicest owners, they will introduce you to the process of local honey production. During the visit a nice treat is offered for you to taste local pancakes with homemade honey. You will then enjoy a wine tour at Magna Grecia farm. The owners will also introduce the process of harvesting and producing homemade olive oil. A Greek local lunch can be served then or at another local restaurant. Next, you will go to the Kremasty monastery for the chance to get a feeling of the Greek Orthodox religion. Finally, you stop at Saint Andrew beach to have the chance for a quick swim under the Greek sun, enjoying the cleanest water surrounded by rocks.
Includes
  • Live commentary on board
  • Bottled water
  • English guidebook helping you to explore the archaeological site
  • Transportation to all the tour stops by private vehicle
  • Fuel
  • Skip lines at the cashier issuing entrance tickets
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees at Olympia (12 euros per adult person age +18)
  • Winery entrance fees (8 euros per adult person - Children get inside for free)
  • Licensed guide within the site and museum of Olympia
  • Food and beverages
  • Souvenirs
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • - At the time of booking, you must provide your hotel name and location in Kyllini; you will then be notified by email about the pickup details
  • - Pickup is done from all big hotels in Kyllini area
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Organisatorisch hat alles perfekt geklappt, am Hafen von Kyllini wurden wir bereits von unserer Fahrerin im Van erwartet. auf der Fahrt nach Olympia erhilten wir viele sehr gute Informationen zur Region, Geschichte und zu Olympia. Auch blieb Zeit und Raum gür individuelle Gestaltung des Tages, sehr flexibel. Alles in Allen eine gute Erfahrung und sehr zu empfehlen!

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12 August 2020

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