For the bravest visitors, there is the challenge of the nearby desert islands , the further away inhabited Diapontian Islands and the numerous tiny beaches , ideal for romantic couples and nature lovers .
Even if you don't want to go to the open sea on a boat or a sea-bicycle ride (within the limits of the gulf), the historic natural haven of Porto Timone is bound to satisfy you.
The nearby gree hills and the historic villages offer ideal chances to walk and explore nature . Don't miss the sunset from Afionas , the walk to the village of Pagoi or to the historic village Prinilas which was already here in 1200 AD.
On the south through the olive trees and away from the modern confort of technical civilization there is the world famous fish tavern Fisherman , while for trekkers there is nearby the wonderful old stone path, which will take you up to mount Istoni and its villages, with a unique view of the region.
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