Arrival in Spetses
2 hours free time on the island.
Overlooking the port you will see Dapia, the old blockhouse of the island, which hosts most of the cafeterias and is decorated by pebbles from the island’s beaches.
You can visit the Bouboulina museum, which is 100 meters from the port. Near the mansion you’ll see the neoclassical building of the benefactor of the island, Sotiris Anargyros.
At the Poseidon square you can see the first hotel on the island, built in 1897 and the statue of Bouboulina overlooking the sea. 200 meters from the port the sandy beach of Saint Mammas is located, opportunity for a cooling swim.
At 600 meters from the port you can visit the monastery of St Nicholas where the revolution’s flag was risen and that is where the greek movie “Tzeni Tzeni” was filmed and in particular the wedding scene. The old port, one kilometer away, hosts most of the mansions on the island as well as the old shipyards where many of the ships used in the greek revolution were built. Nearby you can see the big lighthouse and the statue of Kosmas Barbatsis who set on fire the Turkish flagship on September 8th, 1822, date of the naval combat of Spetses.
You can visit the town on foot or by renting a horse-drawn carriage which can carry 4-5 persons. Their departure point is near the port.