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Ancient Olympia and Archaeological Museum
Destination:

Port/City: Katakolon, Greece

Activity Type:
Shows & Entertainment | Sightseeing and/or City Tours

Approximate Duration:
4 hour(s) 30 minute(s)

Prices starting from:
*79.00 USD (Adult)
*45.00 USD (Child)
*0.00 USD (Infant)
  

Restrictions:  N/A

Important Port/City Information

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Shore Excursions
Ancient Olympia & Archaeological Museum w/Shopping in Olympia Town - KK01

Discover the culture of ancient Greece with an expert who will guide you through the ruins of ancient temples and athletic facilities, as well as the on-site museum, followed by free time in the modern town. NOTES: Guests must be able to walk approximately 1 mile over uneven and rocky paths. Ancient Olympia is not wheelchair accessible.
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Overview: Gain a priceless insight into Greek antiquity on a guided excursion highlighting the glory and majesty of Ancient Olympia. Take a fascinating tour of the archaeological site of the first Olympic Games in 776 BC, where the Olympic flame is still rekindled every four years, then carried to the next game's host site. Visit a rich collection of excavated artifacts at the Archaeological Museum, then enjoy some free time and shopping in modern Olympia.
Highlights: Ancient Olympia: View the Temples of Zeus and Hera, the Shrine of Pelops, the Gymnasium, and original Stadium ruins. Archaeological Museum: Examine a daunting collection of Greek sculpture, including Hermes of Praxiteles, plus ancient armor and bronze figurines. Modern Olympia: Look for remains of ancient culture while shopping and exploring for 30 minutes in this venerable town.
What to Bring: SeaPass card and photo identification Camera Cash (Euros ) /credit cards Sun protection
What to Wear: Hat and sunglasses Comfortable shoes
Important Notes: Guests must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. Guests with pre-existing neck, back, knee and/or shoulder injuries, cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition must take particular caution when selecting a tour - particularly tours categorized as "strenuous". Guests who have concerns must consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them. Guests in wheelchairs and others with mobility challenges must not select this tour. Guests must be able to walk approximately one mile over uneven and rocky paths in Ancient Olympia. Guests must be able to walk approximately three-quarters of a mile from coach park to city center in Olympia Town. Foreign currencies not accepted in most venues No flash photography or video inside museum Guests will have approximately 1-1/2 hours at archeological site; one hour at Museum; 30 minutes free time in Olympia town. Guests failing to meet return coach are responsible for finding their own way back to ship.
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