Paleokastritsa Beach, Paleokastritsa

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Allegedly the place where the mythical encounter between Odysseus and Nausicaa took place, Paleokastritsa Beach sits lapped by the deep blue Ionian Sea and ringed by lush vegetation. A large rugged rock, considered by many locals to be Odysseus' petrified ship, sticks out of the water just off the coastline. One side of this rock curves like an extended sail of an ancient galley, attracting curious divers to investigate what lies below the surface of the water. Swim, snorkel, or bask on the sand, but also leave a little time to visit a 13th century monastery located on the rocky hill just above the beach. Add Paleokastritsa Beach to your Paleokastritsa travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Paleokastritsa online tour itinerary planner .
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  • Lovely village for a day out beautiful scenery but very hilly not for anyone with mobility issues has some really wonderful restaurants great food.  more »
  • Simply beautiful! Dear Local People!! The location is great. Long cake for the day! Have fun!! ;)
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