Katakolon Cruises

Braemar in Katakolon, Greece
Braemar in Katakolon, Greece
Katakolon, Greece

Katakolon is the small, sleepy port town located on the western coast of the Peloponnese peninsula, which has undergone an extensive and very pleasing makeover over the last decade.

Situated on a headland overlooking the Ionian Sea, the Greek seaside town is the gateway to the UNESCO-listed World Heritage site of Ancient Olympia.[ReadMoreMob] Founded in the 8th century BC, Olympia hosted the original Olympic Games and its extensive, must-see ruins include athletic training areas, a stadium and temples dedicated to the gods Hera and Zeus.

The town of Kataolon itself offers the fascinating lighthouse built in 1865, the intriguing Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, and the sunken, ancient city of Pheia, which is within walking distance of the port. The Worldwide Mythology Exhibition Park was established in 2017 in Katakolo Square, where mythical monsters Minotaurs and Centaurs can be found in a labyrinth.

Cruises to Katakolon

Braemar cruising the Corinth Canal, Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth Canal, Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth Canal, Greece

Corinth Canal and Greek Islands • M22CC

 Southampton
Braemar
Fri 23 Sep 2022
25 nights
  • Sail through the narrowing cliffs of Greece’s remarkable Corinth Canal
  • Uncover the captivating sights and sites of Greek islands
  • Immerse yourself in the Mediterranean magic of stunning cities in Spain
Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey

Black Sea Discovery & Mediterranean Adventure • L2222

 Dover
Balmoral
Tue 27 Sep 2022
28 nights
  • Visiting five stunning cities in five different countries
  • Take the chance to visit wine valleys in Russia
  • You’ll also experience the best of the Mediterranean
Braemar cruising the corinth canal, Greece Braemar cruising the corinth canal, Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth canal, Greece

Corinth Canal & Ancient Greece • M2212

 Southampton
Braemar
Wed 20 Apr 2022
25 nights
  • Sail the extremely narrow Corinth Canal
  • Discover the archaeological site of Olympia
  • Explore the Acropolis & Parthenon in Athens