Things to see and do - Pýlos
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Pýlos Travel guide
Pýlos : Michelin's recommendations
Sheltered on the west by the rocky wall of Sfaktiría Island, the roadstead at Pílos is one of the finest and most secure in the whole Mediterranean. The town itself, spreading out like an amphitheatre facing the sea, was founded by the French military expedition to Morea in 1829. Before you set out to explore the southern Peloponnese, take time to wander down the steep little streets and steps leading to Three Admirals Square, where there is a monument dedicated to the victors of the Battle of Navarino Bay.
Tourist attractions Pýlos : Things to see and do
The citadel of Methoni holds a dominant position on a promontory surrounded by the sea on three sides. Established in the 13C on the site of an earlier edifice, it was remodelled in the 15C, 16C and 18C, and is mostly the work of the Venetians. A who..
Presiding over the town and harbour of Pylos, the powerful citadel was built by the Turks in the 16C on the site of an earlier structure. It was much altered in 1829 by the French, who added the great cannon emplacements to the walls and the hexagona..
On top of a hill covered with olive trees, the three sections of the Palace of Nestor, hero of the Trojan War, are protected by a metallic roof. This royal complex, is very clear to read, with 1m-high walls and vestiges of staircases, is one of the b..
Kalamatas 26 GR - 24001 Pylos
Prix Prices from : 48 €
Located in Pilos of Messinia, within 150 metres from the beach, Karalis City Hotel features an elegantly decorated, high-ceiling bar and a spacious lounge area with classical furnishings. It offers a 24-hour front desk, free Wi-Fi in all areas and ai..
Plateia Eleftherias GR - 24006 Methoni
Located in the historical town of Methoni in Messinia, Achilles Hotel is a 5-minute walk from the Venetian castle and 150 metres from the beach. It offers free Wi-Fi throughout and a bar that serves in the shaded courtyard. The soundproofed rooms at..
Pilos Beach (end of Tsamadou str.) GR - 24001 Pylos
Situated right on the beach with a private deck in Pylos Town, Karalis Beach features a roof bar with unobstructed Navarino Bay views. It offers modern rooms that open to a balcony, while free Wi-Fi is available throughout. Simply yet tastefully dec..