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It is set in a breathtaking location, on a small port beneath the towering Palamidi fortress, and is filled with gorgeous narrow streets, elegant Venetian houses, neoclassical mansions, and fabulous museums.
Nafplio was for a brief period the first capital of the Hellenic Republic following the Greek Revolution ofup until This magical town is now a perfect destination for all seasons but it really is an ideal Autumn getaway because unlike many Aegean islands, which usually begin hibernating at the end of October, Nafplio is still buzzing in the cooler months.
Taverns, restaurants, cafes, bars museums, and archaeological sites are still open in Autumn and Winter, and there is so much to do without even thinking about needing to head to the beach!
Nafplio is home to an Archaeological Museum housed in a splendid Venetian building on Syntagma Square. The permanent exhibition features statues, jewellery, costumes, sculptures, ceramics and rare artefacts from the Neolithic Period.
Like Paris, this gorgeous town is ideal for walking as you can leisurely stroll and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the Old Town, with its array of bougainvillea-filled streets, hidden squares, and stunning neoclassical mansions. Nafplio has many casual taverns that are ideal for those who love indulging in classic Greek dishes and some of our favourite eateries include Kavalaris Corner Mezedopoleoi, Pidalio, Karamalis, To Omorfo Tavernaki and Karnakaris, which all do Greek gastronomy proud.
And if you walk up and down the old town, you will find so many cafes and bars where you can enjoy a fine wine, throw back a beer, or sip on a cocktail of your choice. You will also find a nice beach offering all kinds of facilities in Tolo, only 15 min away from the town.
The first buildings were constructed during the Neolithic Period. The cyclopean walls were built in the 14th and 13th century B. The city extends around the acropolis.
You can also visit a Mycenaean tholos tomb situated 1km NW. Getting there: Nafplio is approximately 94 kilomentres from Athens. You can reach the town either by car or by suburban buses KTEL departing regularly from Kifissos bus station.
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