Located approximately 45 minutes from Ancient Corinth, Nafplion is a jewel of the Peloponnese. The town is situated on the Saronic Gulf and overshadowed by an ancient fortress site.
The islands of Poros and Spetses are a day's trip from Ancient Corinth. Enjoy the feel and the environment of the islands without having to endure an 8 hour ferry journey!.
Visit the Alps in Greece! Ano Trikala, Dimitsana and Kalavryta are within an hour and half's drive from Ancient Corinth. Climb to 1,100 metres and hike in the cool, pine-scented air.
On Mt. Helmós, at an altitude of 2,340m, we find the most important ski resort in Peloponnese. Being the second largest ski resort in Greece.
The Corinth Canal is approx 10 minutes drive from Ancient Corinth. The canal serves as a conduit from the Gulf of Corinth to the Saronic Gulf and gateway to the rest of the Mediterranean.
Why stay in Athens at higher cost when you can stay in Ancient Corinth for 40 euros a night and take the train to Athens? Athens is only an hour away by the commuter train which runs hourly.
Loutraki meaning spa and spring is a resort town located a mere 10 minutes from Corinth. It boasts amazing beaches, health spas and the largest gambling casino in Europe!
Mycenae, the legendary kingdom of the Atreides, is situated upon a small hill-top on the road leading from the Argolic Gulf to the north (Corinth, Athens, etc.)
This important and interesting archaeological site is only 35 minutes from Ancient Corinth! An easy day trip or even half day trip...
Ancient Corinth lies in the north-east of the Peloponnese, 86.5 km from Athens and 128 km from Patras.
By Car: Ancient Corinth is situated just off the main highway (Attiki Odos) which runs from Athens International airport, around the outskirts of Athens to Patras. The exit for Ancient Corinth is just after that for Corinth; the village is a further 5 minutes drive. The journey takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes.
By Train: The Suburban Railway (Proastiakos) runs hourly from the airport to Kiato; Corinth is 2 stops before Kiato. Ancient Corinth is a 5 minute taxi ride from the Corinth station. The journey takes 1 hour 20 minutes from the airport and 1 hour 5 minutes from Athens. It is clean, comfortable and very reasonably priced.