Visit Katakolon Sustaibable Tour

Visit Katakolon Sustaibable Tour

Excursion Length: Approx.       4 hours             

(no extra charge if more time taken)


Walk at Pyrgos’ town centre and meal at traditional Tavern 

An authentic view of locals’ everyday life”

Your tour begins as you board your vehicle at the harbor bustling with brightly painted fishing boats, and drive 20 minutes towards the capital of the region, Pyrgos.

On the way to Pyrgos, you will have the opportunity to learn all there is about Katakolon, Pyrgos and the whole region of Ilia. Moreover, you will be given useful tips that will help you make the most of your time.

What you will see:

High street market of Pyrgos

 We will walk through the pedestrian streets of Pyrgos where numerous shops constitute the contemporary market of the town. Ideal place for shopping, as there could be found high quality products, like clothes and shoes at low prices.


 Central Square

 Aftrerwards, we reach the town centre and we end up in the central square. There will be free time to sit and relax in one of the numerous cafes.



Lunch and drinks at traditional tavern

 Later on, we will head to a greek traditional non-tourist tavern where we can taste authentic Greek cuisine and wine, ouzo and also have a Greek coffee.


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Time Schedule

Escorded tour (Guide Chauffeur) - Transportation & guidance only on board

Walk through the market of Pyrgos

(suitable for shopping)


Total Available Time: 2 hours

Get to the central square of Pyrgos

(sit in a café or wonder around)

Go to a Greek tavern for lunch

Approximately 1½ hours

Type of Service

Escorded tour (Guide Chauffeur)

Number of passengers

Vehicle used


1 – 6 people

mini van

(6 passenger seats)


7 – 8 people

mini buses

(8 passenger seats)


9 – 18 people

small coaches

(18 passenger seats)


19 – 48 people

full size coaches

(48 passenger seats)


Prices do not include food and drink expenses

Important Notes:

Travel time from Katakolon to Pyrgos is 20 minutes

Your escort (Guide Chauffeur) will always be there for you to help you communicate with locals and with anything else you might need

A bottle of water will be offered to every guest

Due to traffic regulations in Town of Pyrgos, coaches will park approximately 0.80 mile from the city center. Additional walking required

Flash photography or video could be used throughout this trip

Currency accepted is Euro (€)

What to Bring:

You will need Euros or credit card for your purchases (foreign currencies are not accepted in most places)

What to Wear:  

Comfortable walking shoes and a hat are recommended

Sun protection and sunglasses

Meeting Point

Meeting point Visit Katakolon has its office right opposite the port (we share our office with Avis Rent a Car). Thus, our clients do not experience any difficulties finding us, and do not waste any of their valuable time. Furthermore, before we leave or after we return to Katakolon our clients are more than welcome to use our Wi-Fi for free or use the restroom. Unlike us, all other companies offering Private Shore Excursions in Katakolon are waiting for their customers holding signs with names. It is often the case people to be searching for the agency they have booked with, for a considerable amount of time.

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