Winter in Western Greece
Expeditions of fun and adventure
Tradition, history, natural landscapes of incomparable beauty, an atmosphere of hospitality and authenticity welcome you.
In winter your desire to escape everyday routine makes you dream of traditional villages with smoking chimney tops, walks along footpaths lined with fir and chestnut trees, games in the snow and moments of relaxation next to log fires in traditional guesthouses. All this you can find in Western Greece, whose dreamlike winter wonderlands offer unforgettable holiday experiences.
Time for history
Seize the opportunity to visit iconic sites of antiquity, such as the Ancient Olympia and Thermo, and interesting museums, like the one dedicated to the Holocaust in Kalavrita and those with many of Greece’s archaeological treasures in the Land of Olympia and Patra. The religious pilgrimages to the Holy Monastery of Mega Spilaion and the Monasteries of Vlohos and Katerinou, for instance, can also leave you with a tremendous sense of awe.
Traditional towns and villages
Atmospheric Kalavrita is a popular winter destination. Nearby Planitero with its fast flowing waters and luscious nature, as well as picturesque Kato Zachlorou, are also places memorable places.
An air of tranquility settles over Andritsaina, enhanced by the natural beauty that surrounds it, its distinctive architecture and tourist-friendly facilities.