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Amazing private excursions in Chios

My husband and I booked two private excursions with Olympic Traveller in Chios and these excursions... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Hazel L
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Sorenberg, Switzerland
via mobile
Very friendly and efficient company

We booked a 6 day/5 night private tour of the Peloponnese, in a car with driver. The company... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margaret M
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
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Olympic Traveller offers organized and private tours from Katakolon to Olympia and from Piraeus to Athens. We also offer private tours throughout Greece. Licensed by the Ministry of Tourism.
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Olympia 27065, Greece
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"private tour"
in 17 reviews
"cruise ship"
in 14 reviews
"excellent communication"
in 3 reviews
"day tour"
in 9 reviews
"major sites"
in 4 reviews
"greek dining experience"
in 2 reviews
"athens tour"
in 4 reviews
"comfortable van"
in 3 reviews
"excellent tour"
in 6 reviews
"olympic museum"
in 3 reviews
"short notice"
in 2 reviews
"small group"
in 5 reviews
"points of interest"
in 2 reviews
"would highly recommend this tour"
in 3 reviews
"greek buffet"
in 2 reviews
"knowledgeable guide"
in 4 reviews
"rick steves"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I booked two private excursions with Olympic Traveller in Chios and these excursions are definitely worth the money. We had a great time both days, especially with Galatia in the second day to the Nea Moni Monastery, Anavatos, Avgonyma, Lagada, Daskalopetra and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a 6 day/5 night private tour of the Peloponnese, in a car with driver. The company proposed an itinerary, which they modified slightly at my request. The driver, Kostas, picked us up on time in a comfortable minivan which had its own WiFi...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Superb with a very modern and comfertable mini-bus and an excellant guide who gave a very interesting shirt history and description on the trip from the port to Olympia. Both mini-bus and guide were waiting gefore set time at tne port and again for the...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2018

We used Olympic Traveller for our excursion in Katakolon. Our driver was waiting for us as we walked off the cruise ship and we were able to leave immediately for Olympia. The ride was lovely and our driver Dimitris was friendly and knowledgeable. He gave...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2018

We had the pleasure of using Olympic Traveller on part of our recent cruise around the Southern Adriatic. The booking process was very good with a personal email of confirmation from the owner. Any suggestion is catered for and a discount is offered for multiple...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Olympia is an ancient site on Greece's Peloponnese peninsula that hosted the original Olympic Games, founded in the 8th century B.C. Its extensive ruins include athletic training areas, a stadium and temples dedicated to the gods Hera and Zeus. The Archaeological Museum of Olympia exhibits...More

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Reviewed December 23, 2017

While on a cruise stop in November 2017, we booked this tour and had a great time. They were very punctual in pick up at the port in a comfortable mini van. The guide was very knowledgeable and informative. The ruins were easily accessible and...More

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Reviewed November 25, 2017

The tour was well organized, and the guide was knowledgeable and entertaining. We felt like we had enough time at Olympia, and the town stop afterwards. The bus was comfortable, and the driver seemed competent. Exactly what we expected.

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Reviewed November 25, 2017

This was a tour group of a limited amount of 25 participants so therefore it was very comfortable and personable. It was better than the cruise organized by the ship. Our tour guide was knowledgeable, fun and attentive to our needs. We learned a lot...More

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Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Four of us had the privilege of taking a tour with Niki on 10/30 for 4 hours. She was so knowledgeable and pleasant, really made us understand the history and culture of the area. I would highly recommend this

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Jackie D
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Vargod | Reviewed this property |
They were very responsive to a direct email from us. If you would like me to look back and find the email let me know
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Terry M
February 4, 2017|
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Response from Wayne K | Reviewed this property |
It is best to book in advance. Our tour was filled up. They did add another one for others booking in advance. I did not see anyone on the dock that represented Olympic Tours
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aidan k
July 26, 2016|
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Response from David Y | Reviewed this property |
Aiden K, We were in Olympia, in May this year, and can highly recommend this operator, the tour leaves from the port in the morning first thing and takes you directly to the ancient Olympic site, you enjoy the guided tour... More
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