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Ilias, Greece


Important Information about Katakolon

Katakolon is within the municipality of Pyrgos, the capital of the Ilias prefecture in the Peloponnese region of Greece. Pyrgos is about thirteen kilometers south of Katakolon and Olympia is about thirty kilometers south with both easily-accessible by bus, train, taxi or rental car.

Port Authority
30 26210 41206

Pyrgos Hospital
26210 22222

Katakolon Police Station
26210 41111

Pyrgos Tourist Police
26210 37111

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Katakolon is a very popular destination for ocean cruise liners coming to Ilias in the Peloponnese region of Greece.  The ruins of Olympia are a very well-known attraction but there are many other things to see and do in and around Katakolon and this site will help you learn of them before your visit.

You will discover the many other attractions in Katakolon and you will also discover places to stay for a longer holiday, where to rent a car, motorcycle or scooter, how to find a taxi, a bus or a train, and many other things that will help make your visit to Katakolon more entertaining and more fun.

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Featured Attractions

Ancient Olympia is world-famous as the site of the first Olympic Games. Visiting Olympia is a quite moving experience that you are sure to love.

The Mercouri Estate is a vineyard about three kilometers from Katakolo that produces wines with an international reputation.

Kastro-Bar is a lovely restaurant and bar, often with live music and wonderful beach parties. Many Greeks love Kastro-Bar as it is always a pleasure for your whole family.

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