Galatas is a popular place to head to while you are exploring Argolida as some of the city’s main attractions are close. The Poros Shell Museum and the Poros Town Clock Tower are amongst the many popular destinations in the area. Two other recommended attractions that are located within a short distance of Galatas are the Church of St. Demetrios and Crusader Castle.
You’ll find plenty of unique cultural highlights in and around Galatas. There are many excellent destinations visitors can pay a visit to for a couple of hours such as the Ermioni Museum and Library in Ermionida.
If the sun is shining, follow the locals and head outside to the nearby parks and reserves. Stare out over the water and go for a long walk at one of the area’s beaches, for example Chalikiada Beach in Agistri, Aponisos Beach and Dardiza Beach in Ermionida.
If you are spending a while in and around Galatas, stop by the Monastery of Saint Nectarios in Aegina and the Malia Vgethi Volcano in Methana. To get a little closer to Argolida’s heart and soul, pay a visit to the area’s holy places, such as the Temple of Afea in Aegina and Limenaria Church in Agistri. Learn more about the events of the past by seeing some heritage sites, such as the Agion Anargiron Monastery in Ermionida.
At the end of a day enjoying Galatas, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Make reservations for the Hotel Mistral, Hydra, the Hydroussa Hotel, Hydra, or the New Aegli Hotel, Poros.