The spa facilities are currently closed, but it's an ideal place for thalassotherapy since the healing underground waters mix with seawater.
Methana Things to Do
A short hike of about 30 minutes. What remains of the volcano is just a conical rock but the views along the way are worth it.
Ancient spring described by the famous geographer and renovated by locals in 2020.
Located on the southeast coast of the peninsula, it is a famous bath town that started to attract many visitors already from the 19th century.
Small settlement with a natural bay that forms a safe shelter for sailing and fishing boats.
Methana Day Trips
Methana Island Hopping
Questions & Answers about Methana
Why Visit Methana?
- A ferry connection with Piraeus simplifies the approach from the capital.
- The local volcanic landscape is explored through a 60 km route network.
- Ancient spa region with decent tourist infrastructure and facilities.
Is Methana, Greece an island?
Methana located at the eastern coast of the Peloponnese and although it resembles an island is actually a peninsula connected with road to the Peloponnese. Administratively, it belongs in Attica together with the other islands of the Saronic Gulf. Methana is accessible via the provincial road Epidaurus - Methana and with ferry from Piraeus, Poros and Aegina.
Is Methana, Greece a volcano?
Methana, together with the volcanoes of Milos, Santorini and Nisyros are consisting the Volcanic Arc of Southern Aegean. Methana is an active volcano and the last activity was underwater in 1700. It is an ideal destination for those seeking contact with nature or spa.