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Olympia Guided Tours by Elena

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About Olympia Guided Tours by Elena
Private tour in Olympia. See where the Olympic torch is lit, run the Olympic track, stand on the grounds of one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the statue of Zeus. Speaking fluent English and Spanish, I am an officially licensed tourist guide/archaeologist with years of experience. I will accompany you on a memorable journey back in time to the myths and mysteries of Olympia, and beyond…
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Thank goodness we booked Elena for a tour in Olympia... you pay for what you get - a very organized, pleasant, incredibly knowledgeable tour guide who educated us and MADE our visit to Olympia!!! If you would rather pay 20 euros for a tour with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

Our group of 8 Canadians were in Greece to run the Athens Marathon, and we had the opportunity to visit Olympia as part of a private tour. Elena was our guide through this historical site, and she was absolutely wonderful. She met us at our...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Elena is the perfect guide for Olympia. She knows her history, and she is keen to inform her clients.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Our group thoroughly enjoyed our tour of the Olympia Museum and the Olympia site by Elena. Knowing that there were 2 cruise ships in port she arranged with our tour leaders to change the time for our visit to the late afternoon, which meant it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JCTraveling08
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Elena brought the museum and ancient site at Olympia to life for our group of 10 Canadian travellers. She suggested a tour towards the end of the day and it was a perfect time to be among the ruins as the day's heat retreated. Her...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank MaryLou211
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

This charismatic young lady has the talent to modify her lecture according to the different audiences, without keeping any of the awe away. Deeply knowledgeable, she uses careful terms of high yet humble intellect to teach the power of ancient political propaganda via art, architecture,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ArisMaroulis
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour and highly recommended Elana. Her knowledge and patience was awesome and made for a very comfortable, relaxing tour.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank TheMucks18
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I contacted the Travel Insiders when I couldn’t get the tour we wanted on our stop in Katakolon. We decided to book the tour of Olympia and also added on Athens. After an amazing day with George and Maria in Athens we couldn't wait for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank erinlmcgrath76
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I arranged for two tours with this agency to coincide with a few port stops on my cruise and was very pleased with the service - transport was a shuttle as opposed to a giant bus so groups were small. Me and my family were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Calif0rniaexpat
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We booked tours with Travel Insiders for our 3 ports of call off our cruise ship. Despina met us at our first stop in Athens, and introduced us to our tour guide Maria. We had an excellent tour in Athens, going first to the Acropolis...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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We had two couples in our group (4 people). We were met by a driver in a Mercedes at our ships port of Katakolon for the 28 mile drive to Olympia where we met Elena for the tour. After the tour, Elena took us back to our... More
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