There are many reasons to visit Greece’s Peloponnese Peninsula, but here are the TOP 5 as shared by our operator partner, Arcas Travel, based in Greece. Don’t want to read? Scroll to the video at the bottom!
There are a handful of archaeological tourist attractions in the Peloponnese….
Just kidding! These are just a few of numerous archaeological attractions. We’ll leave the rest for you to discover!
Castle of Monemvasia, Castle of Mystra close to Sparti, Castle of Methoni in Messenia and Castle of Palamidi in Nafplio.
The Peloponnese has some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece. Characterized by their crystal water and amazing colors. We recommend the (best) beaches: Mavrovouni and Selinitsa in Gytheio, Simos in Elafonissos, Methoni and Koroni in Messinia, Voidokilia in Pylos, and Kourouta in Amaliada. You’ll have to visit in person for the local’s secret spot recommendations!
The Peloponnese offers beautiful landscape variations and cyclists have the chance to see green forests, mountain tops with breathtaking views to the sea, mountainous villages, magnificent beaches, and ancient sites on their way. You could combine cycling and other activities like hiking, rafting or sea kayaking.
There are three main cave networks in Peloponnese attracting both geologists and tourists. Kapsia Cave, Lakes Cave, and Diros Cave with their impressive and colorful stalactites are not to be missed!