Located western Ilia in the municipality of Pyrgos and south of Patras and Dounaiika, Katakolon is a frequent stop for cruise ships on tours of the Ionian and Mediterranean seas. Near the fishing village of Katakolon sits Olympia, one of the most important religious centers of ancient Greece.
Places to visit:
• Ancient Olympia
• Olympia Museum
• Classical and Roman Sculptures
• Stadium of Olympia
• Temple of Zeus
The average temperature of per month is between 9°C to 24°C. The lowest temperature of Katakolon has ever been at 4°C in January. The warmest month is August with highest temperature 29°C. February to December is the wonderful cruise season.