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City of Patras

Patras is the third biggest city in Greece counting about 214000 residents.

It is rich for it's history and is considered to be the gate of Greece to the rest of Europe because of its port which connects Patras with Italian ports. Araxos airport is Patras airport and operates during spring and summer.

The biggest part of Patras history can be seen in the Patras Archaeological Museum.

A visitor can also find interesting sightseeings in the city centre like the Ancient Odeum and the Medieval Castle.

Its geographical position consist Patras as a major cultural crossroad while it is the center of the Olympia - Delphi - Epidaurus "triangle".

Patras Carnival (Patrino Karnavali) is the biggest youth festival in Greece and is considered to be on the biggest in Europe.