Inhabited since the prehistoric times, the Peloponnese stands out from other Greek regions as a hidden gem of rare beauty. Surrounded by the Ioanian and Aegean seas, the vast peninsula in the southern Greece is separated from the mainland by the Corinth canal.
The legendary cradle of Greek culture preserves traces of the many civilisations amidst staggering natural scenery and plays host to best that Greece has to offer. Its sightseeing wonders are famous Olympia, Argos, Corinth, Arcadia and Sparta, classical temples, Mycenaean palaces, Byzantine cities, Ottoman, Frankish and Venetian fortresses.
Enjoy a sedate lifestyle of colourful villages perched among wild flower meadows, citrus and olive trees. Its stunning landscapes with snow-capped mountains, deep gorges, tranquil lakes, fir forests and green valleys offer amazing opportunities for hiking, kayaking or quad biking. White-sand beaches with azure sea, coves and caves invite for water sports and scuba diving.
The Peloponnese boasts gorgeous coastal resorts and luxury villas ideal for family holidays and romantic getaways. Nafplion, Gythio, Monemvasia and Pylos are among the top destinations with the best beaches, authentic tasty Greek cuisine and warm hospitality.