Top things to do

Museum in Nafpaktos

Botsari Tower Museum

Battle aficionados must head to the Venetian-style Tower of Botsaris, currently a small museum which houses a collection of replicas of paintings and engravings – the originals made by the most famous artists of tha…
Castle in Nafpaktos


The well-preserved fortress and Venetian kastro overlooking Nafpaktos consist of a series of five terraced stone walls, built by a succession of conquerors (Doric, Roman, Byzantine, Venetian and Turk), that end at t…
Mosque in Nafpaktos

Fethiye Mosque

Look for the domed roof on the eastern (lighthouse and jetty) side of the port to find this stunning Ottoman mosque, named Fethiye Mosque (Conquest Mosque) because it was built after the conquest of the city by Sult…
Greek in Nafpaktos

Perigiali Mezedopoleio

Put together several small plates of Greek mezedhes, add wine, ouzo or tsipouro, and you've got a meal on the beach. Perigiali's menu is simple, with typical mezedhes like taramasalata (fish-roe purée), grilled sard…
Mediterranean in Nafpaktos


A twist of gourmet hits at this pleasant spot, the name of which translates as 'good wine'. The cuisine is a Mediterranean-Greek fusion – pastas and risotti – plus traditional dishes with a twist, such as haloumi to…
Bar in Nafpaktos

The Bar

Strictly a late-evening affair; arrive at 9pm and you'll be the first one there on most nights. Cocktails, coffee, beer on draught, plus good and loud DJ music and space to dance, a stone's throw from the port.
Cafe-Bar in Nafpaktos

Suita Cafe-Bar

Busy and swanky portside destination with sturdy drinks, good espressos and frappes, all overlooking the medieval harbour.