Unveil a medieval mystery!
Monemvasiá, founded by the Byzantines in the sixth century, is a breathtaking medieval tower town located on the south-eastern coast of the Peloponnese.
Take the opportunity to explore this mystical stone-built settlement, nestled at the edge of a big rock by the sea, and immerse yourself in a unique medieval atmosphere! Upon entering the castle, your journey through time begins. Peer into the history of the fortress –the so-called “Gibraltar of the East”–, which was occupied by the Byzantines, the Crusaders, the Venetians, and the Turks in the past.
Mystras: Visit the Outstanding Universal Value of Mystras
UNESCOs World Heritage
Mystras, the ‘wonder of the Morea’, lies in the southeast of the Peloponnese. The town developed down the hillside from the fortress built in 1249 by the prince of Achaia, William II of Villehardouin, at the top of a 620 m high hill overlooking Sparta.
Mystras, the best-preserved example of medieval walled town in the Greek region, is today a standing ghost city that fascinates the modern traveler with its castle, churches and the palatial complex of the ruling Byzantine dynasty, bearing witness to its bygone greatness
- Castle of Monemvasia
- Agia Sogia Monastery
- Castle and ruins of Mystras
- Pantanassa Monastery
- Peribleptos Monastery
- Despots Palace
Available for Private Tour only
The private tour includes:
- Luxury Transport
- English Speaking Escort
- (Possibility of other languages upon request)
- Admission to Archaeological sites & museums
- Certified Tour Guide
- Travel Insurance
- Personal Expenses
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