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Katakolon (Olympia) Cruise Reviews

Katakolon (Olympia) Cruise Port
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Katakolon (Olympia) Overview
The scenic seaside Greek town of Katakolon, with a population around 3,000, is your typical small-town cruise port -- cafes lace the waterfront, shops sell T-shirts, hats and jewelry, and a small ...
cairnsl
01/16
You can walk from the ship into the main street which is full of friendly locals, pottery shops, boutiques ... Read more
sagirits
01/16
small greek port Read more
captainregular
12/15
Amazing area, we also did the museum nearby. Don't shop at the shop they take you to, there is one literally ... Read more
ew101
11/15
There is a cute 3-steet wide town. We took the regular train up to the ruins- 10 Euros or so. We were not ... Read more
lqr23x
11/15
not a lot to see, bars and shops along the harbour. if you like ruins take the Olympia excursion. Read more
Tiguletus
11/15
Stayed in the harbor and looked around the shops. took the dotto train to the vineyards, very nice. Read more
stoopidwa
11/15
We took the train to Olympia from Katalon. It was 10 euros a person round trip. From the port, go right and ... Read more
MSCruiser7
11/15
Very well organised. Took amazing pictures. Read more
Peter A Smit
11/15
Not a very interesting port. Read more
CobraJet
11/15
excellent tour guide, very informative. Unfortunately she had to present two languages for every point of ... Read more
CobraJet
11/15
Great session with excellent tastings and information. They also provided a local traditional entertainment. Read more
SKAdams001
11/15
Huge place. Very interesting. Cost of trip with the ship $29 pp (45 min transfer each way). A ship ... Read more
Beardienl
11/15
We visited Katakolon ourselves as we knew it from a previous cruise. Found a great little restaurant, free ... Read more
wgb7428
10/15
Olympia is interesting but is not much more than piles or ruins. What is standing is mostly reconstructed. Read more
debbieg14
10/15
ReAd on here about the tourist train. Caught it just up the road from the port. Lovely journey through a farm ... Read more
russianrex
10/15
Caught the train to Olympia and toured the site. Not much left to see. Enjoyed running on the sprint track! Read more
Stuartgail
10/15
Katakolon is easy to do on your own. The train to Olympia is 10 Euro and takes 45 minutes. There is a ... Read more
Marionparko
10/15
Booked a local coach trip to Olympia at 8 Euros this was good value. Olympia is well worth a vist. It did get ... Read more
Continuous holidaymakers
10/15
Tender port, horrendous experience. Totally disorganised. No sooner ashore than we had to queue to get back. ... Read more
jku2
10/15
We have already been to Olympia so took a taxi to a beach. Chairs and umbrella free if you buy a drink Read more
FiftySailsOfGrace
10/15
We didn't expect much from this port and were pleasantly surprised. We booked "transportation ... Read more
DebbieKr
10/15
Enjoyed walking off the ship and exploring the quaint seaside town of Katakalon enjoying the cafes/free wifi ... Read more
jfstall
10/15
We took a bus to Olympia and purchased tickets for the Archaeological Site and the museum, and we wandered ... Read more
J.J.Williams
10/15
Well organized, good guide, interesting! Read more
 
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