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Olympiadventure

Olympia 27131, Greece
+30 697 372 8108
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Private Bike Tour in Katakolo

We had an amazing experience with this family own company, we had the pleasure to be with our host... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melba L
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Fabulous bike tour

Vassilios planned a bike tour around the Temple of Apollo for m. We didn’t quite make it (my legs... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
PhilipBUk
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DO SOMETHING THAT REMINDS YOU YOU'RE STILL ALIVE! We'll take you to places the average tourist does not see! Enjoy the mystical and spectacular landscape of original Olympics' with a scenic bike ride, a lovely hike, kayaking, sailing or an amazing FLIGHT!!! into the verdant nature of Olympia that hasn't change a lot since the time of Gods & Heroes. Choose one of the numerous cycle routes, hike paths, kayak & sailing cruises or even private driving trips with culinary & wine tasting experiences that suit with your physical fit and strength. And our hallmark, an awesome flight to see all that beauty from above. OUR FLIGHT TOURS!!! From downhill trails till peaceful seaside rides, all comes with bike rentals, sag vagon & delicious picnic in an awesome spot. Fairy tale landscapes, traditional Greek cuisine, scenic routes & rich multi-layered history awaiting to be seen. Welcome to OLYMPIA the Land of Astonishing Beauty, HISTORY and CULTURE!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Olympia 27131, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing experience with this family own company, we had the pleasure to be with our host Vassilios and his cousin! This tour not only met our expectations but went above and beyond. I travelled alone with my kids and this biking tour...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Vassilios planned a bike tour around the Temple of Apollo for m. We didn’t quite make it (my legs gave out!) but it was still epic. Vassilios is a great guide. Highly knowledgeable, informative, meticulous planning and friendly. Great tavernas. Wonderful. PhilipMore

Thank PhilipBUk
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olympiadventure, Owner at Olympiadventure, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Thank you Philip, It was really enjoyable to cycle with you and learn from your vast experience travelling all over the world. I haven’t everyday cyclists that have cycled in Kyrgyzstan and travel once a month overseas! So your comments gain more weight. But I...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Not only did Vassilios do a great job with the biking, but he and his wife Amanda were so hospitable that we came away feeling like we now have friends in Olympia. Ours was a relaxing bike trip because we are not so young, but...More

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olympiadventure, Owner at Olympiadventure, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2017

I have also now friends in New Hampshire Frank! Even if I consider that hospitality in Greece is a tradition of thousands of years now, as ancients Greeks gave refugee even in their enemies when they appealed as suppliants, I always trying to overdeliver my...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

What a great day thanks to Vassilios and his assistant. We are a family of four, 2 adults and 2 teenagers. we had available a number of bikes to choose from, unfortunately after about 7km I hurt my foot and had to follow by car....More

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Management response:Responded September 5, 2017

Maria, it was really great to have you for an amazing downhill ride. Even if the terrain is so easy, sometimes there is the possibility for an unexpected casual event! That’s why always we have the support of backup AWD to guarantee the success and...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

I echo the previous reviewers. Vassilios was a fantastic guide, showing us the 'back door' to the museums (and a private WC!). Additionally, he escorted us to a seaside tavern (locals only, we were the sole westerners) for a nice lunch and wine. Then on...More

Thank TennFLa
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Management response:Responded June 16, 2017

Thank you for your thrilling comments Brad. It was a pleasure for me as well to escort such a lovely guests in our beautiful countryside and show you out of the beaten path treasures and experiences that travelers on a tour bus could never have....More

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Reviewed May 30, 2017

We arrived in the port of Katakolon by cruise ship and had arranged to meet Vassilios very close by . He met us promptly with his cousin who then drove us into the local countryside where we began our cycle ride .We were supplied with...More

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Management response:Responded June 4, 2017

Thank you for your nice comments Sally! We’ve also enjoyed our shoreline ride in magnificent landscape of Olympia’s countryside. But it was nothing by chance. Everything is due the detailed organization and planning of each trip from all of us in OLYMPIADVENTURE. That incredible outcome...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2017

Vassilios was great!! I contacted him a couple of months before arriving with a group of 50 in Katakolon and everything went as he told me. The tour included a lunch, which was prepared in a tavern right in the beach, and the food was...More

Thank mbellumio
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Management response:Responded May 29, 2017

I’m glad that you enjoyed our tours in Greece. Good preparation and attention in details make the difference. Your group was fabulous sharing with us its energy and passion. Don’t hesitate to ask for advices and suggestions for your next trips in Greece. My network...More

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Reviewed February 9, 2017

Vassilious gave us a wonderful day (June 5, 2016) and met us promptly when our cruise ship arrived. His English is very good and explained things during the drive to Olympia and accommodated every request to stop and see exactly what we wanted. We had...More

Thank Marcia K
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Management response:Responded February 13, 2017

I’m glad and proud that even in so little time that you were offshore you saw so many highlights of that remarkable place of the original Olympics homeland. I apologize that you hadn’t enough time to enjoy more of our hospitality and share our wonderful...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2017

There were 3 of us and we could not have gotten a better tour guide than Vassilios. His superb knowledge of the area got us off the beaten path to marvelous places to include an authentic restaurant where we treated as kings !More

Thank gary k
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Management response:Responded February 14, 2017

Thank you for your great ratings. The most important for me is that comes from people who live in a pretty much the same environment with similar climate as Florida, so they have very strict standards of judgment. That gives me the courage to continue...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2017

I was in Katakolon in May 2016 during a cruise trip. As a tour operator I searched for something special to offer to my guests. And I really found something extraordinary!! Thanks to Vassililios and his lovely friends and family we had an amazing time....More

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Management response:Responded February 3, 2017

It was challenging to serve and guide a 25 bikers’ group of all ages and skill levels. From young kids till professionals’ racers with Tour de France triumphs. And that, especially in Greek countryside where scenery is outstanding and gorgeous but cycling infrastructure is extremely...More

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7SydneyMum
April 12, 2018|
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Response from olympiadventure | Property representative |
Just google it (olympiadventure) and you’ll find my website. Search the tour you are interested and press BOOK or CONTACT for more personalized and customized tours! You can also leave a message on olympiadventure@gmail All... More
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Quang P
September 9, 2017|
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Response from olympiadventure | Property representative |
Hello Quang, Thank you for asking for one of my tours! The most famous sightseeing supposed that are the ruins of the birthplace of the original Olympics. Most of cruiseships passengers loaded into cruiselines busses for a... More
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Quang P
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To book our tours just go to our website and fill the booking form. Date, hour, participants, contact indormation and credit card details. In our website of olympiadventure, go to the book know button that is in the main... More
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