The city of Nafplio, was once the first capital of Greece. Nowadays, this picturesque coastal city lying in the heart of the Peloponnese, is the perfect escape from Athens. In just a two-hour drive, you can enjoy walks through the cobbled streets of the historic center of the most beautiful city of the Peloponnese, Nafplio. History buffs, Medieval castle lovers, culinary addicts, beach escape fans – These are only a few of the interests this city covers. Challenge yourself by climbing the 999 stairs that lead you up to the Medieval fortress of Palamidi and capture breathtaking views of the town. Very often visitors use the city as the base to explore some of the most exciting parts of the Peloponnese such as Ancient Mycenae or the Theater of Epidauros. A mystical place, blessed with natural beauties and culture, which for centuries now continues to bloom and fascinate the visitor.