A laid-back port and pretty beach resort await those embarking on Loutraki holidays, treating visitors to all of the typical seaside indulgence, beauty and relaxation that you’d expect from an escape to an idyllic shore of Greece. Discovered on the coast of the Peloponnese, the little hideaway of Loutraki is a massively rewarding destination for those seeking sunshine and beach-filled pleasure, all with the benefits of a sedate atmosphere.
In addition to the appealing beach lifestyle, holidaymakers in Loutraki will also be treated to various cultural and historical sites and attractions. Archaeological ruins and the resort’s historic identity are a common theme throughout your holidays in Loutraki, while nearby destinations such as Corinth and the capital Athens make for great daytrips.
Beachside Bliss and Archaeological Allure
The 4km-long Blue Flag beach is likely to be the basis of much of your time in Loutraki, perfect for lounging around in the sunshine or splashing about in the clean and calm water. In addition to this, the beachfront is a vibrant area, well stocked with bars, restaurants and shops, ensuring you never have to step too far away from the beach during your holidays to Loutraki. The resort is also famed for being home to one of the largest casinos in the whole of Europe, promising action and excitement after the sun has gone down.
If you fancy adding a twist to your beach escape, you can discover much of Greece’s history and heritage in and around Loutraki. The resort was once a thriving spa town, with ancient Roman baths found near the port area. The theme continues today, with numerous spas allowing for some pampering and rejuvenation. The fantastic Isthmia Archaeological Site and Museum adds an even greater insight into the history of the area on Loutraki holidays, while a trip up to the stunning Monastery of St Patapios on Geraneia Mountain will offer unprecedented views of the gorgeous Gulf of Corinth.