Landmarks in Peloponnese


The island of Kaukalida is the only uninhabited settlement. The island is rocky and has Kyllini's lighthouse (20-30 meters tall). It is accessed by a tiny port holding one or two boats and is not used for cars from the port of Kyllini.
Photos: (6)                     Phone: N/A             Email: N/A
Cape Tainaro (or Tenaro) the southernmost point of mainland Europe, also belongs to the Municipality. Its lighthouse was constructed by the French in 1882 in Paris and renovated in 1930. Since 1984 it is powered by solar energy.
Photos: (0)                     Phone: N/A             Email: N/A
The traditional olive mill of the two siblings Christos and Aggeliki Vergadou and the two watermills of Nikolaos Psathas and the heirs of Dimitrios Psathas are worth a visit.
Photos: (0)                     Phone: N/A             Email: N/A
The historical furnace and lime kiln is located in an area of Agoriani called Neraidovrisi and has been there since at least the beginning of the 20th century, with evidence that it may have existed long before that. It was used for the melting of limestone and its conversion into lime.
Photos: (0)                     Phone: N/A             Email: N/A
The town of Andritsena is a landmark in itself and well worth visiting, a quite haven with traditional hotels and coffee shops. At the centre of the village lies the main square, where the Great Fountain (Trani Vrysi) can be found.
Photos: (0)                     Phone: N/A             Email: N/A
At Vasilakio in the municipality of Krokees, there are remains of the towers of the Bardouniotes Turks dating from Ottoman rule. Mavromihalis Tower and Kapetanakis Tower in Areopolis are other landmarks of interest which have been restored. The Mavromihalis Tower is now a four-star hotel.
Photos: (0)                     Phone: N/A             Email: N/A
There are ruins of a byzantine bath located in Fragoklisia, beside the banks of a small stream. The remains are hauntingly strange, today overgrown with foliage.
Photos: (0)                     Phone: N/A             Email: N/A
In Skiada the ancient Tower of a Byzantine general, Doxapatri, has escaped destruction, whereas further south lie the scanty ruins of the castle of Paleologos.
Photos: (0)                     Phone: N/A             Email: N/A
Dating from 1500 AD, the Hammam is actually still in use today. It is situated on 29 Boukaouri street in Patras
Photos: (0)                     Phone: +30 2610 274627             Email: N/A
Sub Destinations for Peloponnese
Other Activities for Peloponnese
Share:
Tools:

Discover Greece by prefecture

Social
Media