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Ancient Olympia
Land of Olympia

Ancient Olympia

«The immortal ancient spirit, the father of all that is beautiful, great and true» guides and inspires generations of people.

  • Ancient Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games
  • Entrance to the ancient stadium at Olympia
  • The museum of Ancient Olympia houses art treasures
Kyllini
Land of Olympia

Kyllini

At the gateway to the Ionian, a rapturous synthesis of sea, sand and history.

  • The romantic harbor of Kyllini
  • The fort of Kyllini surveys the fertile land around it
  • The fort of Chlemoutsi offers an amazing view to the Ionian Sea
Pyrgos
Land of Olympia

Pyrgos

The prestige of the past uniquely combines with the unparalleled beauty surrounding the city.

  • Manor house in the center of Pyrgos
  • The beach of Epitalio, near Pyrgos
  • Ancient Olympia, a unique archaeological location
Katakolo
Land of Olympia

Katakolo

Traditional colour and enchanting nature through an incomparable embrace between mountain and sea as you start out for Ancient Olympia.

  • Smooth sailing on crystalline blue waters
  • The port of Katakolo welcomes cruise ships from all around the world
  • Seaside cafes and restaurants
The Olympian Riviera
Land of Olympia

The Olympian Riviera

  • Glyfa beach
  • Sweet seaside pleasures on Zacharo beach
  • The beach of Epitalio, near Pyrgos
Olympian beauty

Olympian beauty

  • Thermal springs at Kaiafa
  • The effervescent Neda Waterfalls
  • The picturesque village of Andritsaina
Olympian light

Olympian light

  • Ancient Ilia and nature
  • The lighting of the Olympic Flame in Ancient Olympia
  • The stadium at Ancient Olympia
Patra
Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

Patra

Verve and personality you cannot help but adore.

  • The amazing Patras’ Carnival
  • The ancient Roman theatre in Patra
  • View of Patra, a contemporary city and port
Kalavrita
Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

Kalavrita

A place that combines picturesque images and moments of tranquility with monumental sights, natural beauty and activities galore.

  • The Kalavryta Ski Resort
  • The original train station at Kalavryta
  • The Aristarchos Telescope
Rio
Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

Rio

Bestride the past, present and future in Rio. Build bridges towards a better tomorrow.

  • Rio bridge, a wonder of technology
  • The stunning bridge of Rio Antirio
  • The castle of Rio against the backdrop of the spectacular bridge
Patra’s Beach Scene

Patra’s Beach Scene

  • View of Patra, a contemporary city and port
  • Carried away! Kite surfing at Drepano
  • Crystal waters at Aigio beach
Mountainous Achaia

Mountainous Achaia

    Nafpaktos
    Land of discovery

    Nafpaktos

    Proud beauty that speaks for itself. It captures your gaze, then your heart.

    • A bird’s- eye view of Nafpaktos
    • Romantic night in Nafpaktos
    • The picturesque port of  Nafpaktos
    Messolonghi
    Land of discovery

    Messolonghi

    A «magical» place which makes an ideal excursion destination for those seeking plenty of enthralling sights and experiences.

    • Aitoliko, the “floating”islet on the Lake of Messolonghi
    • Messolonghi lake
    • Nature’s grand design on  Messolonghi lake
    Agrinio
    Land of discovery

    Agrinio

    Verdant landscape all around, mountains crowning the horizon, lakes reflecting beauty. Cast your own reflection in beautiful waters.

    • The Ancient Theatre of Stratos, Agrinio
    • Lake Trichonida, a wildlife paradise
    • Neoclassical architecture, Agrinio
    Seaside Scenic Villages
    Land of discovery

    Seaside Scenic Villages

    • Stone bridge on Vonitsa  seafront
    • The fishing harbor of Amfilochia
    • Astakos with a unique character
    Mountainous Nafpaktia

    Mountainous Nafpaktia

      Messolonghi Wetlands

      The Greek Wetlands

        Land of Olympia

        Kaifas

        Somewhat less touristic option is Kaiafas, with thermal baths of the same name close by.

        • The dazzling white sands of Kaiafa beach
        Land of Olympia

        Kourouta

        Combine your exercise with a discreet peek at caretta-caretta turtles at beautiful Kourouta.

        • A dreamy beachside sunset in Olympia
        • A plethora of beaches around Olympia.
        • Holidays that revive you in Olympia
        Land of Olympia

        Zacharo

        In the latter, as well as on Zacharo beach, the fun carries on past sunset with swinging beach parties and pulsating clubs.

        • Sweet seaside pleasures on Zacharo beach
        • The golden beach from Zaharo to Kaiafa
        Land of Olympia

        Loutra Kyllinis

        Ultra-modern hotel facilities, suites with private swimming pools, deluxe rooms with a view to the Ionian, wellness and beautry centres.

        • Kyllini beach
        • Crystal clear water in Kyllini beach
        • Relaxing on the beach of Kyllini
        Land of Olympia

        Neda

        The power of water is also very much in evidence, shaping the land into stunning forms, the gorge of the Neda being a wondrous example.

        • Stepping into a fairytale at the Neda falls
        • The effervescent Neda Waterfalls
        Land of Olympia

        Foloi

        It is thanks to the water that the lush forests of the area thrive, such as the oak tree forest of Foloi, the only flat forest in Greece.

        • The great oak tree forest of Foloi
        Land of Olympia

        Kaiafas

        In Lake Kaiafa with the therapeutic waters that come straight from the cave you will enjoy the most natural hydrotherapy with a view of pine and eucalyptus trees.

        • The thermal springs at Kaiafa
        Land of Olympia

        Loutra Kyllinis

        The thermal Baths of Kyllini promise to refresh you in one of the most modern hydrotherapy centres in Europe.

        • The fort of Kyllini surveys the fertile land around it
        Land of Olympia

        Andritsaina

        Picturesque alleys, traditional stately homes and one of the most important libraries in Greece, on a verdant mountainside.

        • The picturesque village of Andritsaina
        Land of Olympia

        Ancient Ilida

        The archaeological site and the new Archaeological museum of Ilida offer you an enlightening journey into its long history.

        • Ancient Ilia and nature
        Land of Olympia

        Andritsaina

        In picturesque Andritsaina visit the historic library and from there walk up to Vasses to enjoy at close quarters the temple of Apollo Epicurius, a masterpiece of ancient Greek architecture.

        • The picturesque village of Andritsaina
        Land of Olympia

        Gastouni

        In the Holy Temple Kimisis tis Theotokou, admire the Byzantine icon of the Virgin Mary that has stood for years as a source of comfort and hope for the devout.

        • The watermelon of Gastouni, a summer temptation
        Vivid Land of Achaia

        Aigio

        Aigio is a modern city where families as well as groups of young people can enjoy their summer holidays.

        • Crystal waters at Aigio beach
        Vivid Land of Achaia

        Drepano

        The pebbly beach of Drepano is a now a regular date for the lovers of extreme sports, such as kitesurfing.

        • Carried away! Kite surfing at Drepano
        Vivid Land of Achaia

        Diakopto

        Nearby Diakopto is justly proud to invite you for a ride on its rack and pinion railway, the famous little train that crosses the gorge of the Vouraikos.

        • On the trail of the spectacular along Vouraikos Gorge
        • Winter in Vouraikos gorge
        • The stunning gorge of the Vouraikos River
        Vivid Land of Achaia

        Kalogria

        From the embrace of Strofilia forest emerges the popular beach of Kalogria.

        • The Strofilia forest near Kalogria beach
        • Kalogria beach
        Vivid Land of Achaia

        Lakopetra

        Families with small children should settle on the shallow sandy beach of Lakopetra, safe in the knowledge of its Blue Flag status.

        • A bounty of beaches in and around Patra
        Vivid Land of Achaia

        Zarouchla

        Α definitive picturesque village, bursting with chestnut and fir tree and enlivened by its effervescent river waters.

        • Authentic accommodation in Zarouchla
        Vivid Land of Achaia

        Planitero

        Waters gushing vibrantly out of the springs of the river Aoranios, a traditional water mill and plenty of adventure-laden hiking paths .

        • Planitero, a riverside paradise
        Vivid Land of Achaia

        Zachlorou

        Built in the Vouraikos gorge, this is really what a village should be about with its stone houses and the smell of burningwood in the fireplaces.

        • Winter in Vouraikos gorge
        • The stunning gorge of the Vouraikos River
        Vivid Land of Achaia

        Kleitoria

        Be prepared to be amazed at gorgeous Kleitoria with the legendary Cave of the Lakes.

        • The legendary Cave of the Lakes
        Land of Discovery

        Astakos

        A seaside twon flirting with the Ionian islands, it sprawls down the hillside towards its sheltered harbor, which fills to the brim with yachts in the summer.

        • Astakos Beach – Akrogiali
        • Picturesque harbor of Astakos
        • Astakos with a unique character
        Land of Discovery

        Palairos

        Seaside Palairos seamlessly blends traditional elements with the comforts of a modern summer destination.

          Land of Discovery

          Amfilochia

          Amfilochia will always find its way to your heart. Against a gorgeous natural backdrop, it holds a plethora of options for your enjoyment.

          • Graviera cheese from Amfilochia
          • The fishing harbor of Amfilochia
          Land of Discovery

          Vonitsa

          The Venetian castle upon its pine covered hill, the mild summertime pace and the island characted will be a pleasant surprise.

          • Stone bridge on Vonitsa  seafront
          Land of Discovery

          Mytikas

          A village quite literally at the water's edge, it lends itself to calm holidays in the turquoise hues of the Ionian.

          • Mytikas – Agrilia of island colors
          Land of Discovery

          Krioneri

          Named after the springs which gush from the earth near the estuary of Evinos and make the waters of the area cooler.

          • Stone bridge of Artotiva – Evinos  River
          • Canoe-cayak in the sparkling River Evinos
          • Rafting on River Evinos
          Land of Discovery

          Ano Chora

          Seek out your own cozy nest amongst the quaint stone house of traditional Ano & Kato Chora.

          • Ano Chora Village, Mountainous Nafpaktia
          • Stone-built Ano Chora,  Highlands of Nafpaktos
          Land of Discovery

          Elatou

          Reveal landscapes made up of fir, plane trees, whose collective thirst is quenched by waters running down of the peaks.

            Land of Discovery

            Platanos

            The beautiful central village with its interesting Folklore museum.

              Land of Discovery

              Neochori

              Climb from Nechori to Arahova, the views are your reward!

                Land of Discovery

                Abelakiotissa

                Ampelakiotissa, with its monastery of the same name, overflows with beauty into your own euphoric cup.

                  Land of Discovery

                  Lake Trichonida

                  Gorgeous lake Trichonida, incorporated into the European Natura 2000 programme, will carry you off on a tide of enthusiasm for rowing, wakeboard and water skiing.

                  • Lake Trichonida, a paradise of  bio-diversity
                  • The lake Trichonida, ecology at its most beautiful
                  • Lake Trichonida, a wildlife paradise
                  Land of Discovery

                  Evinos

                  From its verdant banks, the river Evinos invites you for rafting in its hospitable waters.

                  • Stone bridge of Artotiva – Evinos  River
                  • Evinos Lake, Roadtrip Mountainous Nafpaktia
                  • Rafting on River Evinos
                  Land of Discovery

                  Petrochori

                  The enchanting sunset over Petrochori and its quaint little dwellings make the perfect composition for the photographer’s lens.

                  • Sunset over Messolonghi  lagoon
                  Land of Discovery

                  Thermo

                  Thermo, dating back to prehistoric years, is the focal point for the area’s cultural history.

                  • Thermo from above, Trichonida Lake
                  • Fountains in the village Thermo
                  Land of Discovery

                  Stratos

                  The heavenly landscape of the artificial Lake Stratou lends itself to exploration of marine bird and animal life.

                  • The Ancient Theatre of Stratos, Agrinio
                  Patra’s Beach Scene
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Patra’s Beach Scene

                  Sandy beaches with blue waters set the seal on summer

                  • View of Patra, a contemporary city and port
                  • Carried away! Kite surfing at Drepano
                  • Crystal waters at Aigio beach
                  The world is still your oyster in Olympia
                  Land of Olympia

                  The world is still your oyster in Olympia

                  • The thermal springs at Kaiafa
                  • The stadium at Ancient Olympia
                  • A dreamy beachside sunset in Olympia
                  Delightful holidays for parents and children
                  Land of Olympia

                  Delightful holidays for parents and children

                  • Kyllini beach
                  • Summer holidays with your family in Ilia
                  • Archaeological Museum of Olympia
                  A flavoursome trip
                  Land of Olympia

                  A flavoursome trip

                  An acquaintance with the gastronomic legacy of Olympia

                  • Bite into a juicy red strawberry from Manolada
                  • The excellent quality PDO olive oil of Ancient Olympia
                  • The watermelon of Gastouni, a summer temptation
                  Olympian light
                  Land of Olympia

                  Olympian light

                  A cultural journey in time

                  • Ancient Ilia and nature
                  • The lighting of the Olympic Flame in Ancient Olympia
                  • The stadium at Ancient Olympia
                  Olympian beauty
                  Land of Olympia

                  Olympian beauty

                  In the enchanting landscapes of Olympia

                  • Thermal springs at Kaiafa
                  • The effervescent Neda Waterfalls
                  • The picturesque village of Andritsaina
                  An ideal summer holiday destination for young and old alike
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  An ideal summer holiday destination for young and old alike

                  • Carried away! Kite surfing at Drepano
                  • Crystal waters at Aigio beach
                  • Kalogria beach
                  The revels of youth
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  The revels of youth

                  Exuberant to the core

                  • The pulsating Patra Carnival, overflowing with verve and energy
                  • Patra offers all kinds of nightlife
                  • Carried away! Kite surfing at Drepano
                  Time to hit the road!
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Time to hit the road!

                  • Mountain routes in Helmos are beautiful
                  • The stunning gorge of the Vouraikos River
                  • Planitero, a riverside paradise
                  Kalavrita
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Kalavrita

                  A leading nature escape

                  • Lake Tsivlou
                  • The legendary Cave of the Lakes
                  • River Ladonas
                  Gastronomic delights
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Gastronomic delights

                  Local cuisine that shows off the rich gifts of the soil

                  • A reputation for quality; vineyards and winemaking in Achaia
                  • PDO Feta Cheese of Kalavryta
                  • The popular white Moscato of Patras
                  Symbols of culture and religion
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Symbols of culture and religion

                  On the trail of the faithful

                  • Ancient fort in Patra
                  • The splendid Church of St. Andreas in the centre of Patra
                  • The new Archaeological Museum of Patra
                  Romantic getaway
                  Land of discovery

                  Romantic getaway

                  A holiday on the trail of passion

                  • Sunset over Messolonghi  lagoon
                  • Dawn at the lakes of Messolonghi
                  • Winter walk in Aitoliko
                  Driven to pleasure
                  Land of discovery

                  Driven to pleasure

                  On route for unforgettable experiences

                  • Lake Tourlida, teeming with life
                  • Fountains in the village Thermo
                  • The unique ecosystem of the lagoon of Messolonghi
                  Living History
                  Land of discovery

                  Living History

                  An enlightening leap into the past

                  • The picturesque Venetian port  of Nafpaktos
                  • Monastery of Myrtia, Trichonida Lake
                  • “Panagia Panaxiotissa” church in Gavrolimni
                  Harnessing Nature
                  Land of discovery

                  Harnessing Nature

                  An activity for every taste

                  • Lake Trichonida, a paradise of  bio-diversity
                  • The largest artificial lake in Greece at Kremasta
                  • Canoe-cayak in the sparkling River Evinos
                  When gastronomical stars align
                  Land of discovery

                  When gastronomical stars align

                  A canvas of culinary experiences

                  • A fine tradition in viticulture
                  • Olive cultivation in Agrinio
                  • Graviera cheese from Amfilochia
                  Patra’s Beach Scene
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Patra’s Beach Scene

                  Sandy beaches with blue waters set the seal on summer

                  • View of Patra, a contemporary city and port
                  • Carried away! Kite surfing at Drepano
                  • Crystal waters at Aigio beach
                  The world is still your oyster in Olympia
                  Land of Olympia

                  The world is still your oyster in Olympia

                  • The thermal springs at Kaiafa
                  • The stadium at Ancient Olympia
                  • A dreamy beachside sunset in Olympia
                  Delightful holidays for parents and children
                  Land of Olympia

                  Delightful holidays for parents and children

                  • Kyllini beach
                  • Summer holidays with your family in Ilia
                  • Archaeological Museum of Olympia
                  A flavoursome trip
                  Land of Olympia

                  A flavoursome trip

                  An acquaintance with the gastronomic legacy of Olympia

                  • Bite into a juicy red strawberry from Manolada
                  • The excellent quality PDO olive oil of Ancient Olympia
                  • The watermelon of Gastouni, a summer temptation
                  Olympian light
                  Land of Olympia

                  Olympian light

                  A cultural journey in time

                  • Ancient Ilia and nature
                  • The lighting of the Olympic Flame in Ancient Olympia
                  • The stadium at Ancient Olympia
                  Olympian beauty
                  Land of Olympia

                  Olympian beauty

                  In the enchanting landscapes of Olympia

                  • Thermal springs at Kaiafa
                  • The effervescent Neda Waterfalls
                  • The picturesque village of Andritsaina
                  An ideal summer holiday destination for young and old alike
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  An ideal summer holiday destination for young and old alike

                  • Carried away! Kite surfing at Drepano
                  • Crystal waters at Aigio beach
                  • Kalogria beach
                  The revels of youth
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  The revels of youth

                  Exuberant to the core

                  • The pulsating Patra Carnival, overflowing with verve and energy
                  • Patra offers all kinds of nightlife
                  • Carried away! Kite surfing at Drepano
                  Time to hit the road!
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Time to hit the road!

                  • Mountain routes in Helmos are beautiful
                  • The stunning gorge of the Vouraikos River
                  • Planitero, a riverside paradise
                  Kalavrita
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Kalavrita

                  A leading nature escape

                  • Lake Tsivlou
                  • The legendary Cave of the Lakes
                  • River Ladonas
                  Gastronomic delights
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Gastronomic delights

                  Local cuisine that shows off the rich gifts of the soil

                  • A reputation for quality; vineyards and winemaking in Achaia
                  • PDO Feta Cheese of Kalavryta
                  • The popular white Moscato of Patras
                  Symbols of culture and religion
                  Τhe Vivid Land of Achaia

                  Symbols of culture and religion

                  On the trail of the faithful

                  • Ancient fort in Patra
                  • The splendid Church of St. Andreas in the centre of Patra
                  • The new Archaeological Museum of Patra
                  Romantic getaway
                  Land of discovery

                  Romantic getaway

                  A holiday on the trail of passion

                  • Sunset over Messolonghi  lagoon
                  • Dawn at the lakes of Messolonghi
                  • Winter walk in Aitoliko
                  Driven to pleasure
                  Land of discovery

                  Driven to pleasure

                  On route for unforgettable experiences

                  • Lake Tourlida, teeming with life
                  • Fountains in the village Thermo
                  • The unique ecosystem of the lagoon of Messolonghi
                  Living History
                  Land of discovery

                  Living History

                  An enlightening leap into the past

                  • The picturesque Venetian port  of Nafpaktos
                  • Monastery of Myrtia, Trichonida Lake
                  • “Panagia Panaxiotissa” church in Gavrolimni
                  Harnessing Nature
                  Land of discovery

                  Harnessing Nature

                  An activity for every taste

                  • Lake Trichonida, a paradise of  bio-diversity
                  • The largest artificial lake in Greece at Kremasta
                  • Canoe-cayak in the sparkling River Evinos
                  When gastronomical stars align
                  Land of discovery

                  When gastronomical stars align

                  A canvas of culinary experiences

                  • A fine tradition in viticulture
                  • Olive cultivation in Agrinio
                  • Graviera cheese from Amfilochia

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