Guided tour

Nafplio: City Walking Tour

4.3 / 5

6 reviews

Activity provider: Unique Greek Tours

Nafplio: City Walking Tour

Activity provider: Unique Greek Tours

From US$ 62.44 per person

Enjoy a wonderful walking tour in Nafplion, one of the most romantic cities of Greece and take in the panoramic views of the city from Akronafplia Fortress. Learn about the history of this fantastic city from an expert guide.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup optional
Meet your guide at your hotel reception, only for hotels inside the city of Nafplion.
Private group available

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the quaint feel and stunning architecture with your guide
  • Learn the fascinating story of the town as you wander the picturesque alleys
  • Enjoy the panoramic views of the city and the bay from the Akronafplia Fortress
  • Visit a local restaurant to sample local produce
Full description
Meet your tour leader your hotel inside the city limits or at the Land Gate, ready for your adventure in the venetian city.  Pass by the point where Ioannis Kapodistrias, the first ruler of Greece, was killed and will end up in the Syntagma Square, where Venetian and neoclassical buildings dominate your surroundings. Explore the old town's picturesque alleyways, where you will see historical buildings such as the First Parliament of the Greek State and the Archaeological Museum. You will then walk uphill to the Acropolis of Nafplion and marvel at the unique panoramic views of the bay. Continue the tour at the port of the city, where you'll learn about the Bourtzi castle, a Venetian fortress built on a a nearby island, which stands as the most recognized attraction of Nafplion. Then the tour ends at the port in front of the old city, where you'll have free time to continue exploring.
Includes
  • Walking tour of Nafplion by English-speaking tour leader
  • Pick up from your hotel inside the city of Nafplion
  • Taxes and fees
  • Tasting of local produce such as Tsipouro and local wines
  • Gratuities, optional
  • Personal expenses
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at The Land Gate monument, located underneath the imposing walls of Acronafplia and in front of the first buildings of the Old City.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Water

Know before you go

  • Pickup is done only from hotels located inside the city of Nafplion. You will receive an email from the tour operator confirming details.
  • If you stay outside the city or if you arrive on a cruise ship, then meet your guide at The Land Gate Monument.
Customer reviews

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Our guide was very charming and informative. Usually, the tour apparently includes a short boat trip, which we couldn't do on that day, which was a shame, or cheese tastings which we'd done on a food tour the previous day! So we sampled Greek coffee instead.

October 17, 2021

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Product ID: 279232