Have an unforgettable experience in the first capital of Greece which is considered to be one of the most beautiful and romantic cities of Greece. Walk in its picturesque alleys and learn its history with a local guide.
What to Expect
During this amazing walking tour in the picturesque alleys of Nafplio, visit all the most popular sights and experience its best parts with a local guide. Visit the most important archaeological sites, search for traces of the Franks, Venetians, and Ottomans in the architecture of the city and enjoy the scents of the basils and jasmines that are so characteristic for the city and its castles.
This tour is for first time visitors of Nafplio who want to see and learn as much as possible in just two hours.
Start your tour from the lobby of your hotel or from the port of Nafplio. Starting from the Land Gate enter inside the walls of the old city and visit among others the Cathedral and the square of Saint Spiridon where Ioannis Kapodistrias, the first Governor of Greece, was murdered.
Continue your walk to the Syntagma Square, the heart of the city, and explore its historic buildings from different periods such as the Archaeological Museum, the Vouleftikon that housed the first parliament of the free Greek state and the Old Mosque. Finally head to the little peaceful old port to explore the Venetian fortress of Bourtzi, the trademark of the city, built on the island of Agioi Theodoroi.
Afterwards head back to the port or the hotel.
- Guided tour at Nafplio by a local tour leader
- Pick-up/ drop off from your hotel
- Semi-independent tour
- Liability insurance
- Brochures and maps
- All taxes