Charter a yacht in Peloponnese and discover its rich history
With a history dating back to the Bronze age, the Peloponnese region is rich in Greek history. It is located on the southernmost part of mainland Greece and is home to a number of interesting archaeological sites such as the ancient ruins of Olympia, Mystras, Corinth, Mycenae and Artemis Orthia. Once upon a time, this region was connected to the rest of the country by way of the Isthmus of Corinth but now it is cut off from the mainland by the narrow Corinth Canal.
Have you ever wondered at the Greek dancing or wanted to view it up close? Well, this gorgeous location of Peloponnese is renowned for traditional Greek dancing, so charter a yacht in Peloponnese and come be a part of this exciting tradition. Aside from the mesmerizing traditional dance, the region is home to a number of great archaeological sites, has an eventful Peloponnesian history, amazing castles and unique settlements. It is surrounded by sheer natural beauties such as the lush forests, magnificent mountains and amazing rivers and caves among others. There are beautiful beaches that dot the sandy and smooth coasts on the west as well as those to be found on the rocky and dented part of the east. A rich culture, history, touring, holiday and sporting activities await you on your visit to the region.
In terms of climate, the region experiences a dry climate on the east, snow, cold and rich vegetation in the central part and rain, heat and mountainous parts on the west.
Exotic Islands to explore when you charter a yacht in Peloponnese
The summer season beckons many a visitor to explore the bewitching beauty to the region. Charter a yacht in Peloponnese and come explore a number of interesting islands. Set sail to the gorgeous region of Korinthos and get awed by the beautiful sea-side locations, fascinating massifs, and a number of interesting archaeological sites. If sightseeing is not for you, then pay a visit to anyone of the beautiful beaches to the region and relax the day away.
Another interesting location to visit while in Peloponnese is the amazing Ilia island. It comes with a beautiful towns, clear blue waters, sandy beaches and a lush vegetation of especially pine trees. Here, you not only get to soak up in the beautiful sun’s rays but also explore the amazing archaeological sites to the area such as the Temple of Epicurios Apollo, Ilis and Olympia.
Charter a yacht in Peloponnese and sail to Messinia where you will find beautiful sandy beaches, indented shores, fertile valleys, forested mountains and a number of interesting archaeological monuments. A visit to Laconia on the other hand will present you with famous sites such as the fortress city at Monemvasia, medieval Mystra in addition to the tower houses in Mani. The area is rich in terms of natural beauty.