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Nafplio

Nafplio is a stunning port town in the Peloponnese region of Greece. Located in the Argolic Gulf, Nafplio is a popular destination for tourists due to its beautiful beaches, stunning architecture and rich history. The town was founded in the 12th century and is one of the oldest towns in Greece.

Nafplio is situated on the Argolic Peninsula, just a few kilometers from the Aegean Sea. The town is surrounded by mountains and has a picturesque harbor. It is a popular destination for tourists due to its close proximity to the ancient sites of Epidaurus and Mycenae.

Nafplio has a rich history that dates back to ancient times. It was originally a part of the Mycenaean civilization, and later became a prominent port city during the Venetian occupation. During this time, the town was fortified with walls and towers, and became a major trading center.

In the 19th century, Nafplio was the first capital of the newly formed Greek state. During this time, the town was a center of culture and the arts, and was home to many prominent figures in Greek history, including the poet Lord Byron and the philosopher Aristotle.

Today, Nafplio is a popular tourist destination, and is known for its unique architecture, beautiful beaches, and vibrant nightlife. The town is also home to many historical sites, including the Venetian Castle and the Palamidi Fortress. Visitors to Nafplio can explore the town’s many museums, galleries, and cafes, or take a boat trip to nearby islands.

Excursion tips for a day in Nafplio

Nafplio is a beautiful seaside city in Greece full of exciting activities to explore. Here are some great ideas for a day in Nafplio:

1. Visit the Palamidi Fortress, a Venetian fortress built in 1711 with 857 steps to the top for breathtaking views of the city and the Argolic Gulf.

2. Explore the old town of Nafplio and its winding streets, lined with traditional Greek architecture, shops, and restaurants.

3. Take a boat tour around the Argolic Gulf and admire the views of the city from the water.

4. Visit the Archaeological Museum of Nafplio, which houses artifacts from the Mycenaean era, as well as ancient Greek sculptures and pottery.

5. Take a stroll along the beautiful seafront promenade, lined with cafes, restaurants, and bars.

6. Visit the Church of Agios Spyridon, a beautiful Greek Orthodox church with a stunning interior and a bell tower.

7. Visit the War Museum of Nafplio, which showcases artifacts from the Greek War of Independence.

8. Spend the day at Arvanitia beach, a stunning beach with crystal clear waters and a great place for swimming and sunbathing.

9. Visit the Syntagma Square, the main square of Nafplio, and admire the beautiful architecture and monuments.

10. Spend the day exploring the nearby town of Epidaurus, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its ancient Greek theater.

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The climate in Nafplio

Nafplio in Greece has a Mediterranean climate, characterised by mild winters and hot, dry summers. In winter, temperatures range from 10-15°C and there is occasional rain. In spring, temperatures rise to around 22°C and there is more frequent rainfall. Summer temperatures reach up to 30°C with little rainfall. Finally, in autumn temperatures drop to around 15°C and rainfall increases. Overall, Nafplio experiences mild winters and hot, dry summers with occasional rain throughout the year.

Cruise weather for Nafplio

Our weather forecast for Nafplio helps plan your stay according to the weather. For sunny days, pack light and breathable clothes, swimwear, and sunscreen. For winter weather, it's recommended to bring warm clothes, gloves, a hat, sturdy footwear, and a raincoat.

Date Icon Temperature Wind speed/gusts Cloudiness/Visibility Air humidity/pressure Sunrise/Sunset
Jul. 20th 2024 Jul. 20th 2024 max: 38.9 °C
min: 27.9 °C
19.4 m/s
32.4 m/s
17.5 %
24.1 m
45.2 %
1,007 hPa
06:23:13
20:46:38
Jul. 21st 2024 Jul. 21st 2024 max: 35.1 °C
min: 27.2 °C
20.2 m/s
33.8 m/s
16.6 %
24.1 m
56.1 %
1,007 hPa
06:23:59
20:45:57
Jul. 22nd 2024 Jul. 22nd 2024 max: 34.3 °C
min: 26.2 °C
18.0 m/s
30.2 m/s
2.4 %
24.1 m
53.6 %
1,008 hPa
06:24:45
20:45:14
Jul. 23rd 2024 Jul. 23rd 2024 max: 35.0 °C
min: 26.7 °C
20.2 m/s
16.9 m/s
12.6 %
24.1 m
45.4 %
1,008 hPa
06:25:32
20:44:30
Jul. 24th 2024 Jul. 24th 2024 max: 36.2 °C
min: 26.8 °C
11.2 m/s
15.5 m/s
24.7 %
24.1 m
42.3 %
1,007 hPa
06:26:19
20:43:44
Jul. 25th 2024 Jul. 25th 2024 max: 34.3 °C
min: 26.7 °C
10.4 m/s
12.6 m/s
24.2 %
22.9 m
46.4 %
1,006 hPa
06:27:07
20:42:57
Jul. 26th 2024 Jul. 26th 2024 max: 33.6 °C
min: 25 °C
19.4 m/s
21.6 m/s
18.6 %
24.1 m
49.4 %
1,008 hPa
06:27:55
20:42:08
Jul. 27th 2024 Jul. 27th 2024 max: 34.6 °C
min: 24.4 °C
13.0 m/s
19.4 m/s
0.0 %
24.1 m
40.4 %
1,012 hPa
06:28:44
20:41:17
Jul. 28th 2024 Jul. 28th 2024 max: 34.8 °C
min: 24.7 °C
24.5 m/s
28.8 m/s
0.0 %
24.1 m
32.5 %
1,015 hPa
06:29:33
20:40:25
Jul. 29th 2024 Jul. 29th 2024 max: 36.2 °C
min: 25 °C
20.2 m/s
24.5 m/s
0.0 %
24.1 m
29.2 %
1,012 hPa
06:30:22
20:39:32
Jul. 30th 2024 Jul. 30th 2024 max: 36.4 °C
min: 25.8 °C
14.8 m/s
17.6 m/s
0.0 %
24.1 m
33.1 %
1,009 hPa
06:31:11
20:38:37
Jul. 31st 2024 Jul. 31st 2024 max: 36.1 °C
min: 26.7 °C
17.6 m/s
19.8 m/s
0.0 %
24.1 m
34.8 %
1,007 hPa
06:32:01
20:37:40
Aug. 1st 2024 Aug. 1st 2024 max: 35.0 °C
min: 26.9 °C
20.5 m/s
25.2 m/s
0.0 %
24.1 m
33.7 %
1,002 hPa
06:32:51
20:36:42

Cruises to Nafplio

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Scheduled ship calls in Nafplio, Greece
Date Ship Arrival Departure Details
Jul. 21st 2024 Sunday, 21st of Jul. 2024 Silver Whisper 09:00 am 07:00 pm
Jul. 22nd 2024 Monday, 22nd of Jul. 2024 Sea Cloud II 08:00 am 07:00 pm
Aug. 1st 2024 Thursday, 1st of Aug. 2024 Sea Cloud II 08:00 am 01:30 pm
Aug. 3rd 2024 Saturday, 3rd of Aug. 2024 Seabourn Encore 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Aug. 6th 2024 Tuesday, 6th of Aug. 2024 MS Oosterdam 01:00 pm 08:00 pm
Aug. 8th 2024 Thursday, 8th of Aug. 2024 Celebrity Infinity 09:00 am 07:00 pm
Aug. 31st 2024 Saturday, 31st of Aug. 2024 Seabourn Encore 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Sep. 8th 2024 Sunday, 8th of Sep. 2024 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 06:00 pm
Sep. 10th 2024 Tuesday, 10th of Sep. 2024 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 07:00 pm
Sep. 16th 2024 Monday, 16th of Sep. 2024 Star Flyer 12:00 am 12:00 am
Sep. 21st 2024 Saturday, 21st of Sep. 2024 Seabourn Encore 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Sep. 27th 2024 Friday, 27th of Sep. 2024 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 06:00 pm
Oct. 6th 2024 Sunday, 6th of Oct. 2024 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 06:00 pm
Oct. 6th 2024 Sunday, 6th of Oct. 2024 MS Europa 2 08:00 am 10:00 pm
Oct. 7th 2024 Monday, 7th of Oct. 2024 Sea Dream II 12:00 am 12:00 am
Oct. 9th 2024 Wednesday, 9th of Oct. 2024 L AUSTRAL 12:00 pm 07:00 pm
Oct. 18th 2024 Friday, 18th of Oct. 2024 Azamara Pursuit 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Oct. 19th 2024 Saturday, 19th of Oct. 2024 Seabourn Encore 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Oct. 20th 2024 Sunday, 20th of Oct. 2024 Star Flyer 12:00 am 12:00 am
Oct. 25th 2024 Friday, 25th of Oct. 2024 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 06:00 pm
Nov. 3rd 2024 Sunday, 3rd of Nov. 2024 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 06:00 pm
Nov. 3rd 2024 Sunday, 3rd of Nov. 2024 Star Clipper 12:00 am 12:00 am
Nov. 6th 2024 Wednesday, 6th of Nov. 2024 Silver Whisper 08:00 am 10:00 pm
Nov. 17th 2024 Sunday, 17th of Nov. 2024 Silver Spirit 08:00 am 07:00 pm
Nov. 17th 2024 Sunday, 17th of Nov. 2024 Silver Whisper 08:00 am 10:00 pm
Nov. 18th 2024 Monday, 18th of Nov. 2024 Silver Whisper 08:00 am 07:00 pm
Nov. 24th 2024 Sunday, 24th of Nov. 2024 Silver Spirit 08:00 am 07:00 pm
Dec. 1st 2024 Sunday, 1st of Dec. 2024 Silver Spirit 08:00 am 07:00 pm
Feb. 12th 2025 Wednesday, 12th of Feb. 2025 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 05:00 pm
Mar. 5th 2025 Wednesday, 5th of Mar. 2025 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 05:00 pm
Mar. 21st 2025 Friday, 21st of Mar. 2025 Silver Dawn 12:00 pm 11:00 pm
Mar. 24th 2025 Monday, 24th of Mar. 2025 LE DUMONT DURVILLE 07:30 am 09:00 pm
Mar. 26th 2025 Wednesday, 26th of Mar. 2025 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 05:00 pm
Mar. 28th 2025 Friday, 28th of Mar. 2025 MS Hamburg 07:30 am 07:30 pm
Apr. 7th 2025 Monday, 7th of Apr. 2025 LE BOUGAINVILLE 12:00 pm 07:00 pm
Apr. 11th 2025 Friday, 11th of Apr. 2025 Vasco da Gama 11:00 am 09:00 pm
Apr. 15th 2025 Tuesday, 15th of Apr. 2025 LE LAPEROUSE 07:00 am 04:00 pm
Apr. 16th 2025 Wednesday, 16th of Apr. 2025 Celebrity Infinity 07:00 am 05:00 pm
Apr. 19th 2025 Saturday, 19th of Apr. 2025 Seabourn Encore 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Apr. 21st 2025 Monday, 21st of Apr. 2025 LE BOUGAINVILLE 11:00 am 07:00 pm
Apr. 24th 2025 Thursday, 24th of Apr. 2025 LE LAPEROUSE 12:00 pm 07:00 pm
Apr. 25th 2025 Friday, 25th of Apr. 2025 LE DUMONT DURVILLE 12:00 am 06:00 pm
Apr. 27th 2025 Sunday, 27th of Apr. 2025 LE DUMONT DURVILLE 07:30 am 09:00 pm
May 4th 2025 Sunday, 4th of May 2025 MS Europa 08:00 am 12:00 am
May 9th 2025 Friday, 9th of May 2025 Star Clipper 12:00 am 12:00 am
May 14th 2025 Wednesday, 14th of May 2025 Vasco da Gama 07:00 am 05:00 pm
May 23rd 2025 Friday, 23rd of May 2025 L AUSTRAL 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Jun. 7th 2025 Saturday, 7th of Jun. 2025 MS Oosterdam 07:00 am 02:00 pm
Jun. 7th 2025 Saturday, 7th of Jun. 2025 Seabourn Encore 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Jun. 14th 2025 Saturday, 14th of Jun. 2025 Silver Muse 08:00 am 07:00 pm

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