Nafplio Sightseeing-The Capital of Argolis
Nafplio, the capital of the prefecture of Argolida and the first capital of Greece, is situated at the foot of two fortresses, the Palamidi and Acronafplia. Nafplio is a picturesque town with 19.000 thousand inhabitants with great historical and cultural tradition. Nafplio is combining a set of images that fascinate visitors.
The name Nafplion or Nauplion was adopted during the Byzantine period, when the city was center of local Byzantine hegemony, with most important ruler Theodore Sgouros.