Lovely and sunny, Kyparissia is a small seaside town that gets alive in summer with the tourists coming to enjoy its wonderful beaches. This is a town with cultural and historical importance and also with a lovely nature surrounding it. Beautiful sightseeing in Kyparissia is the Medieval Castle on the hill above the town, offering a romantic sunset view. In short drive from the city centre is the Mycenae site of Peristeria, while a longer drive will bring you to nice destinations on the south western side of Peloponnese.
In this section, you can see the best Kyparissia Sightseeing but also things to see by location. Do not miss to also read about things to do.
You can also view all things to see in Kyparissia by category: villages, beaches, museums and churches.
Located on a hill above the town, this Castle was built in the Byzantine times on the site of an ancient acropolis. Now it stands almost in ruins but it offers great views to Kyparissia.
At a distance of 8 km north east of Kyparissia, the site of Peristeria was excavated in 1960 and many important Mycenaen findings have been uncovered, such as vaulted graves, palaces and residences.
Location: On the south western coast of Peloponnese
Description: This small seaside town gets very lively in summer. It consists of Ano Poli, the traditional settlement, and Kato Poli, the modern part of the city.
Location: 20 km east of Kyparissia
Description: This small village has much greenery around it. Its unspoilt environment offers a nice opportunity for agrotourism.
Location: In a walking distance from Kyparissia
Description: About 5 minutes walk from the city centre, this long beach has soft sand and clean water. It is surrounded by many tourist facilities.
Location: 3 km north of Kyparissia
Description: This is a lovely beach with soft sand. As it is not organized, it doesn't get that popular as other beaches.
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