Excursions near Patra

Discover historical, archaeological and exceptional natural beauty destinations

The geographical location of Patras is an excellent privilege for a visitor, as the city is surrounded by important historical and tourist sites such as Kalavryta, Delphi, Ancient Olympia and Nafpaktos.

Of particular interest are other cities such as Aigio and the Sacred City of Messolonghi, and there are many areas of particular geological and environmental interest, such as the Kotychi - Strofilia Wetlands, the Panachai Mountains, the Cave of the Lakes of Kastria, the Ladonas River for their friends kayaking and rafting and many other areas of Achaia.

The visitor can use Patras as his "base" to visit these destinations, none of which are more than two hours from the center of Patras.