Activities in the Peloponnese

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.
nafplion tour by bus
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.
nafplion tour by train
There is a train service that tours around Nafplion taking in all the sights of the town. Please ask us for more details.
cooking in nafplion
Lear n how to cook traditional Greek food with a traditional Greek housewife using fresh, local ingredients and of course eating the products of your work.
sailing in nafplion
There are small sailing boats availabe on some of the local beaches for rent and there is a Yacht Club in Nafplion too.
cycling in nafplion
It is possible to rent a bicycle from one of the local companies or go on a half day or full day guided cycling tour around different parts of the area. A great way to see more than if in a car.
cruises in nafplion
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.
hiking in the peloponnese
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.
ouzo tasting
The local Ouzo distillery offers guided tours of the premises, their unique museum and tasting of their products including ouzo, tsipouro and liqueurs. Just two minutes away from Anthemion!
wine tasting
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.
horse riding in nafplion
A well set up stables about 15 minutes away offer horse riding for beginners and for experienced riders.
4x4 jeep in nafplion
For the more adventurous, 4x4 jeep trails are an interesting choice.
water sports in nafplion
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.
museums in nafplio and argolida
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.
rafting in the peloponnese
In the centre of the Peloponnese and through a fantastic gorge there is rafting avilable with qualified guides.
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