Visitors are sure to enjoy the restaurants, beaches, and bars in Patras. Welcoming and walkable, this seaside city will also delight visitors with its monuments, coffeehouses, and mountains.
- There are 2 Patras hotels
- August is the most expensive month to travel here, while November tends to be the cheapest
- Closest major airport is in Patras (GPA-Araxos), 22.6 mi (36.3 km) from the city centre
Sightseeing around Patras
- Exploring the waterfront is one of the top activities, while Port of Patras, Nafpaktos Port, and Monastiraki Harbour are favourite sights to visit
- Notable for its monuments and landmarks to visit including Rio-Antirio Bridge, Saint Andrews Church, and Nafpaktos Castle
- The beach, seaside, and gardens exemplify the natural beauty, and some places to consider visiting are Longos Beach and Selianitika Beach
- The university is a highlight and University of Patras is worth a campus tour
Getting around Patras
Patras has plenty of options for transportation. You can cross the water in a ferry from the local port.
Staying in Patras
For family trips or any other travel plans, you might consider a larger hotel like the highly rated Porto Rio Hotel Casino, averaging GBP 92.25 per night. Looking for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay? You might like Airotel Achaia Beach, averaging GBP 70.79 per night. A 4-star favourite with Expedia travellers is Porto Rio Hotel Casino with a 4.4 out of 5 user rating while Airotel Achaia Beach has a 4.3 rating by guests.
Dressing for Patras
- Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 16°C and the nighttime average to be 7°C
- From April to June, temperatures average about 30°C during the day and 9°C at night
- July through September averages 32°C during the day and 16°C at night
- In October–December, the average temperature is 25°C during the day and 8°C at night
- Patras gets about 24 millimetres of rain per year