Peloponnese has to highlight monuments from every history period. Important archaeological sites such as ancient Olympia, Epidaurus, Mycenae, Tiryns, Byzantine churches, unique villages and charming castles, side by side with natural beauty, mountains and forests, rivers and caves surrounded by sea, beautiful beaches, sandy and smooth on the west coast, more rocky in the east, transforming it a piece of ideal Greek land for rocky in the east, transforming it a piece of ideal Greek land for holiday fun, tour, sports and acquaintance with the history and culture.
During summer season, many tourists from all over the world start a journey, to make the Peloponnesian tour, a popular and widespread excursion. Lovers of luxury vacation and relaxation will find a paradise all the year round.
Prefectures of the Peloponnese
Ilia combines mountain and sea. It has remarkable holiday settlements, with sandy beaches, blue waters and pine trees reaching the sea shore. Those elements compose a unique landscape for holidays, sun and swimming, while significant archaeological areas such as Olympia, Ilis and Temple of Epicurus Apollo attract tourists from every part of the world.
The natural beauty of Messinia, with sandy beaches, wooded mountains and fertile plains, coexist with important archaeological monuments.
Laconia is a major tourist destination, which combines well-known attractions such as the medieval Mystras, the castle of Monemvasia and the chateaus of Mani, with exceptional natural beauty, like Dirou caves, Taygetus and Cape Tenaro.
Arcadia is located in the center of Peloponnese. It is surrounded by big mountains, Menalo, Parnon etc. and douched by the Argolic Gulf and the Myrtoo Sea. A natural landscape sprawls with extremely variety of exceptional beauty, areas of intense archeological and historical magnitude.
Even in one day trip from Attica, visitors can be in Argolis and meet historic places and picturesque seaside towns. In summer, the internationally known festival of the Epidaurus Theatre attracts many people. It is very easy to have access to the cosmopolitan islands of Hydra, Spetses and Poros from the beach resorts of the county.
Achaia is a prefecture of Greece located in the northern Peloponnese and belongs to the region of Western Greece. It is surrounded by mountains such as the Panachaiko, Helmos and Erymanthos as well as coastal landscapes. Here are and the most beautiful and crystal clear beaches of the Patraicos Gulf.
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