Location – Access
Tolo is a beautiful seaside resort on the Argolic Gulf, located 151 km from Athens, 200 km from Patras and 175 km from Kalamata. Amaryllis Hotel Apartments are located on the ring road of the town, offering easy access by private car, taxi or public transport. The well organised golden sandy beach of Tolo is 200 meters away, while very close to the hotel there are supermarkets, shops, kiosk, bank, pharmacy, post office, restaurants, bars and cafes. The nearest hospital is in the town of Nafplio, at a distance of 11 km.
Tolo beach is fully organised - umbrellas, showers, offers the opportunity for water sports -surf, sailing, water skiing, scuba diving, kite surfing-, while there are many restaurants with fresh fish and seafood, beach bar, restaurants and cafes.
The city of Nafplion, which is considered one of the most beautiful in Greece, is located just 11 km from Tolo and is a wonderful destination. The first capital of Greece is known for its sensual nature, Venetian mansion houses, the beautiful Constitution square, the imposing Palamidi castle and magnificent waterfront views to the Mpourtzi castle.
Within a short distance from Tolo is also the picturesque and popular village Vivari, with tavernas right by the sea serving amazing seafood. Drepano is another seaside resort close by with a beautiful beach, many restaurants and bars.
Mini cruises are available from Tolo to Spetses, Hydra, Poros and Monemvasia, while a relatively short drive away are the following attractions that definitely deserve a visit :
- Ancient Theatre of Epidavros
- Archaeological Site of Mycenae
- Ancient acropolis of Asini
- Ancient acropolis of Argos
- Ancient Korinthos/Acrocorinth
- Isthmus of Corinth/Corinth Canal
- Ancient Nemea
- Ancient Troizina
- Mycenaean cemetery at Dendra
- Mycenaean acropolis of Midea
- Signal Tower (Friktoria)
- Towerhouse at Candia
- Kazarma Bridge
- Asklipieio at Epidavros
- Pyramid at Ellinikon
- Byzantine Monasteries of Mystras
- Diros Caves
- Archaeological Site & Stadium at Olympia
By car from Athens : Tolo is 151 km from Athens. Taking the Attiki Odos towards Elefsina, one arrives at the National Highway Athens - Corinth and then, after the city of Corinth, move onto the National Corinth -Tripoli road. On your right, follow the exit to Nafplio and Argos. From the town of Nafplio follow the signs to Epidavros - Tolo. Upon entering the town of Tolo you will see a Ring Road - Port sign, and a sign for the Hotel Amaryllis. Follow the signs and at a distance of about 800 meters you will see the hotel on your left hand side.
By bus from Athens : From Athens (Kifissou Station Tel : +30 210 5134588) to Nafplion. From Nafplion (Avenue 8, Tel : +30 27520 27323 ) to Tolo. The bus stop is outside the hotel. Alternatively, you can take a taxi from Nafplion, just 11 km from Tolo. The taxi rank is located just in front of the bus station, on the road Avenue (Radio Taxi Nafplion, Tel : +3027520 -24120).