Methana is a picturesque peninsula of the east coast of Peloponnese close to Poros island, famous for its thermal spa due to a volcano. Untouched natural environment, deep blue sea, therapeutic spring waters, Methana offer to visitors serenity, revitalisation, revival of senses.
Apart from walks by the sea and the narrow strip of land that connects the coast with “Nisaki”, a small island that hosts Agioi Anargiroi church and ruins of ancient forts, Cyclopean and medival walls you can also go trekking through mountain paths leading to the crater of the volcano.
Methana welcome every year thousands of visitors to its Thermal Spa. You can find many hotels and taverns to enjoy fresh fish. Methana also attract many amateur fishermen due to its rich fishing spots.
You can reach Methana by car in 2.30 – 3 hours from Athens ( Athens-Corinth National Road, Epidaurus-Trizina-Methana). By ferry boat from Piraeus in 2 hours.