The town of Katakolo is located on the west coast of the Greek mainland; on the Ionian Sea. This is a popular seaside resort of Greece and exceptionally close to many of the mainland’s most popular attractions. The self catering accommodation in Katakolo will bask in a typical Mediterranean climate. It will usually come in the form of your own private villa and may include magnificent views out to sea and your very own private swimming pool for the whole family to enjoy.
There are a good number of activities for you to enjoy on your holidays in Katakolo. As you are placed bang smack on a great beach, this will mean that you are able to enjoy the likes of water sports such as family-safe swimming, pedaloes, water skiing, jet skiing and sailing. On drier land, why not spend some time enjoying pastimes such as fishing, cycling, mountain biking, jogging, tennis, horse riding, golf and there are also some excellent trails around the area for people keen on walking and rambling.
Your holidays in Katakolo will be spent in a part of Greece that has great access to the main sights on the mainland. The capital city of Athens is a comfortable drive away and it is always a good idea to set off good and early, so that you can take in as much of this magnificent city as possible. The town of Katakolo has a view popular attractions of its own to enjoy and this includes two museums which are popular with tourists to the area: these are The Museum of Ancient Greek Musical Instruments and The Museum of Ancient Greek Technology. There are beautiful mountains surrounding the area and you may even be able to find time to visit Greece’s highest and most famous peak - Mount Olympus.
As we have already stated above, you can expect to bask in a typical Mediterranean climate on your holidays in Katakolo. This will mean that during the months between June and August the average high will usually peak in the low-thirties degrees Celsius. The coolest months are between December and February and this is when temperatures are more likely to remain in the low to mid-teens degrees Celsius. This is definitely not a wet part of Europe; in fact, on average the area would only receive around 17 inches of rainfall per year.
For the sheer number of flights and convenience, Athens International Airport (ATH) will certainly transpire to be the best choice for your holidays in Katakolo. British Airways is the main airline flying into this airport from London Heathrow (LHR).