The kastro stands on the site of the acropolis of ancient Patrai. The Romans were the first to build a fort here around AD 550, but the...
Church of Agios Andreas
Seating 5500 people, this church is one of the largest in the Balkans. It houses religious icons and paintings, plus St Andreas’ skull,...
Archaeological Museum of Patras
This space-age museum, with shiny metallic domes and contemporary buildings, is the country’s second-largest museum. Its collections –...
Dia Discount Supermarket
For self-caterers, Dia Discount Supermarket is ideally located for travellers planning to buy provisions and keep moving.
Lonely Planet review
This hammam (Turkish baths) is a privately run venture, but you can scrub up as the Turks did before you in AD 1500.