Castle of Pylos

1 Day

Overview

A day trip to the well preserved Turkish castle dated in 1573 in Pylos.
Starting from Finikounda you ascent the hill from
the old main road. You will find many picturesque
spots to have a brief stop or have a coffee at the
local kafenion.
A panoramic view of Pylos awaits you. As you reach
Pylos Niokastro (new Castle) and the archaeological
museum of underwater antiquities is on the west on top of the hill . Go to the main square with the old oak
trees where the local shops and cafes are.
On your way back you can come back from
the main road to Methoni and Finikounda or choose
the blue alternative route with more elevation.

Highlights

  • Picturesque hilly route
  • Niokastro
  • Pylos

Itinerary

Day 1 :
Niokastro

A day trip to Pylos.
Starting from Finikounda you ascent the hill from
the old main road. You will find many picturesque
spots to have a brief stop or have a coffee at the
local kafenion in Perivolakia and Chomatada Villages.
A panoramic view of Pylos awaits you. As you reach
Pylos you can visit Niokastro and the archaeological
museum. Go to the main square with the old oak
trees where the local shops and cafes are.
On your way back you can come back from
the main road to Methoni and Finikounda or choose
the blue alternative route with more elevation.

Includes

  • Map and advice
  • Bike categorie A
  • Helmet
  • Lock
  • Lights
  • Child seat

Excludes

  • Road assistance
  • meals, drinks
  • tickets

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Castle of Pylos
From €15
/ Adult
From €10
/ Child
  • Suitable for all; Moderately to high demanding fitness level
  • 45
  • 719
  • asphalt road
  • 1

Find Us

Address
Finikounda, Messinia
Greece, 24006

Hours
Monday—Saturday: 9:00AM–21:00PM

Sunday: open by request only

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