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Scenic area, historical religious site, lovely beach.

There is a sign at the beginning of Arvanitia Walk warning the public of the possible risk of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kathy K
Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Lovely beach close to downtown

This is a beach that is located close to the town center. It is beneath the Arvanitia castle (the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
New York City, New York
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“beach bar”(6 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Arvanitias, Nafplio 211 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There is a sign at the beginning of Arvanitia Walk warning the public of the possible risk of falling rocks. However, most people ignore the warning and walk on this most scenic and impressive path leading to Arvanitia Beach. The path is paved with smooth...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a beach that is located close to the town center. It is beneath the Arvanitia castle (the oldest in town), so you have the benefit of swimming beneath it and the Palamidi Castle. It is also the beginning (or end depending on when...More

Thank flaneur40
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A perfect place for a quick swim close to Nafplio city center (15 mins walking distance). Even in October the sea was warm and this beach with the terrific scenery is the ideal combination for sea lovers for a weekend close to Athens.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not sandy beach - this is relaxing with the locals. The beach is rocky but the locals don't mind, so why should we? There are free loungers and chairs - take your river shoes and wade in! This is the Mediterranean! You see...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Beautiful clean water close to the port and town over the hill and youre thre to enjoy a lovely cool dip. Not much room as it is very small but worth the visit

Thank 523travelbug
Reviewed 23 August 2018

In Australia we have beaches with sand, not pebbles. This beach has pebbles, so what. The water is crystal clear and warm. What's not to like! An added attraction are the little fish that nibble your skin. No need to go to Bangkok and pay...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2018

Arvanita beach is a small pebbly beach, that on first glace may oit seem that appealing, but actually was very appealing for the following reasons: free sunbeds, nice inviting water, a friendly vibe, close to town and a nice beach bar. We went a lot...More

Thank debbiemcc
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The arvanitia beach the organized one is very very small with just a few like 20 sunbeds to use so most people use the ground. A very large area to choose from is mainly rocks and further down to the SouthWest away from the organized...More

Thank dariapetr
Reviewed 13 August 2018

My family and I spent an hour at this wonderful spot but we didn't go to the part with loungers and a bar as it was very crowded. Instead, after walking from the waterfront via the beautiful walkway around the headland, we climbed down to...More

Thank kleic
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Small rocks make up the shore of the beach...and the floor under the water has small and large rocks...but still was lovely, we went several times during our stay to cool off.

Thank pleasesendchocol2018
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Response from Fagropoulo | Reviewed this property |
It closes mid October
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Response from MHirko | Reviewed this property |
There are very many hotels nearby the beach is a short walk from the historic center of Nafplio. The water is shallow for a nice distance but then does get deeper