There are various locations in the area that offer rock climbing, some as close as five minutes away which are already set up with cleats. There is also tuition for beginners in some places. Refer to this website for more details.
There is a hop-on hop-off bus service that tours around Nafplion passing by all the historical monuments and places of interest every hour. One ticket can be used all day and you can get off where you like and back on where you like, just as the name suggests. Please ask us for more details.
There are day cruises that sail from Tolo harbour and from Nafplion harbour that visit the islands of Hydra, Spetses and sometimes Poros and Monemvasia depnding on the time of year. A relaxing day out for all the family.
There are many organised walks and hikes in the immediate area and further afield in the Peloponnese. There is also a local company that offer organised walks and hikes in different areas around Nafplion.
Nemea, about 40 minutes away is an area famous for its wines. There are many vineyards that export to all over the world and they offer guided tours and wine tastings with a small meze, a great idea for something different.
Most of the local beaches, including Karathona beach just a few minutes away offer a variety of water sports including waterskiing, sailing, windsurfing, scuba diving, motor boat rental (Tolo), banana & ringo rides most with or without tuition.
VIsit the museums of Nafplion, the archaeological museum (newly renovated), the Military museum, the Folklore museum, the WOrry bead museum and the Ouzo museum. Each has their own charm and historical significance.
Anthemion Guest House is one of the only holiday accommodations in Nafplio with a swimming pool and is a great alternative to staying in the town of Nafplion. The advantages: private off road parking, out of the city but within walking distance, personal & friendly service, close to Karathona beach, rich buffet breakfast, peace & quiet away from the city noise. Come and stay in Nafplion at Anthemion, we are sure that you will return, like many of our guests.