The Peloponnese peninsula of southern Greece is home to striking mountain ranges, dramatic coastlines and some of the richest history in the country. The cities of Sparta, Tripoli and Corinth are all found on the peninsula, with plenty of opportunity to soak up the delights of the Mediterranean.
Peloponnesian history is as legendary as they come. Home to both the Spartans and the site of ancient Olympia, where the Olympic Games began, the region is full of stunning ancient ruins, nestled among forests, rivers and mountains, while never being too far from the nearest sandy beach!
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Sparta, or Sparti to the locals, shares a name with the ancient civilization who lived there thousands of years ago, with plenty of relics to explore – many found in the city's archaeological museums. The wide streets and busy main square make for an essential experience of a bustling Greek city.
Heading north (and north east of Stoupa), the port of Corinth is home to the absolutely stunning Corinth canal, and is surrounded by a number of coastal towns calling out to be explored. Further north still, the Achaia region is home to Patras, the third-largest city in Greece, which provides a gateway to beautiful sandy beaches and mountain landscapes.
Peloponnesian cuisine is famous for being among the best in all of Greece. Visitors to the region can eat, drink, explore and relax in an incredibly varied environment that is sure to offer something for everyone. Just pick a destination on the map and you'll struggle to be disappointed with the true wealth of natural and cultural delights on offer.
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