Rent a car in Patras Airport
Araxos village is near the international modern airport of Peloponnesus, Araxos GPA. It is only 40 km away from Patras and 50 kilometers from Kyllini port, a gateway point to the Ionian Sea. There you will be able to rent a car in Patras airport. Peloponnesus is a peninsula in southern Greece that is connected to the central part of the country with the famous bridge Rio-Antirrio.
Explore the magic of Patras
Patras is the third largest city in Greece and the capital of Achaia. It offers a rich variety of historic sites as well as many leisure and cultural heritage options. The new Archaeological Museum of Patras, the Medieval Castle, and the Ancient Olympia nearby offer you a unique tour of the past. In addition, Patras is known for its Carnival Festival that has existed for more than 180 years. During the carnival season, there are various events such as dance events, parades, street theater. As well as a fireworks display and King Carnival burning. A great destination for discovering Greek fun and tasting the famous sweet red wine “Mavrodaphne”.
Rent a car at Patras Airport and reach the amazing beaches and islands of the Ionian Sea. You can get a ferry from the port of Kyllini. Zakynthos, Kefalonia, and Ithaca are some of the destinations you can reach by boat. Zakynthos is the island of Caretta-Caretta turtles, Kefalonia has the incredible blue cave. Also, Ithaca is known by one of the most famous myths of ancient Greece, the Odyssey.
In addition, the seaside locations near Patras offer a great opportunity to enjoy the Greek sun and the crystal clear water of the Mediterranean. The Achaea coast continues for many kilometers. Several beaches with a “blue flag” are nearby such as Kalogria, Lakkopetra, and Tigania Beach. Many options range from golden sandy beaches to shallow water to rocky to cold depths. Rent a car in Patras airport and discover the beauty of Patras, an area that combines the seaside and mountain scenery. Amazing tradition and story that will surprise you.