As this destination is not very popular with long holiday stays but mostly for day visits, things to do in Olympia are limited. There are no organized things to do in Olympia. The region is ideal for total relaxation in the countryside and for sightseeing in the archaeological site.
An enjoyable activity in Olympia is hiking. Many old footpaths cross the region and lead to tiny chapels, small settlements, forests and hilltops with a breathtaking view. At a distance of 30 min drive from Olympia is the amazing Oak Forest of Foloi. Hiking is best in autumn and spring when the weather is not so hot. In summer, long hiking can be quietly uncomfortable.