See also the “Archaeological” menu.
Visit the “Tornese caffe” located at Kastro Village!
Here you will find a brief list of some important places around you will need to know.
Kastro Village is the most closest place you can go for necessary shopping or food and cafe. At Kastro village another place to look for is the Crusader fortress of Chlemoutsi.
Next option is Kyllini port. From there you can go to islands Kefalonia (elsewhere Cephalonia) or Zakinthos which are much famous worldwide. Another place of interest is Glarentza fortress, a medieval town where located at Killini.
At the far end of Kyllini port is a small island where is the known Kafkalida lighhouse.
A must see modern construction is the Megabridge of Rio-Antirio where is locate at Patra city teritorial.
Arkoudi is a nice small village build by the sea, Bouka, Thines, Glyfa are some more beautifull beaches that are suggested to visit someone.
Lechena, Andravida, Gastouni, Vartholomio are the surroundings small cities where you are able to look for the market or other everyday needs.
Further more is Amaliada which is larger city, and after that is Pyrgos which is the magor city of the Ilia county.
The port of Pyrgos is Katakolo city and is worth it to go and have cafe or food by the sea!
The major city of next county Achaia is Patra where life is really different as it is large town (third in Greece). Rio-Antirio bridge is outside of Patra and it is a must to visit. Achaia Clauss is the famous wine maker where is located too at the Petroto village outside Patra. It is most famous for its fortified red wine, Mavrodaphne.