East Peloponnese

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South Peloponnese or Gulf of Argolis is very popular because of its proximity to Athens and because the summer meletemi winds are milder here than in the Cyclades. The coast of east Peloponnese is beautiful and dramatic. However, there are only a few anchorages.

Charts

BA
1031 Yerakas to Kea
Imray-Tetra
G14 Saronic and Argolic Gulfs
G15 Southern Peloponnisos
NIMA
54340 Nisos Spetsai - N. Vorioi Sporadhes
Greek
414 Poros mechri Monemvasia
415 Ydra to Sikinos

Weather

The winds here during the May - October period tend to be from the NE seldom exceeding force 4. During the November -April period they are from the SE often at gale force. But, because of the high mountains, there can be ferocious gusts especially near Maleas.

See also Aegean Sea.

Currents & Tides

Both currents and tides are very weak,

Passages

Communication

  • Coast Guard - VHF channel 12
  • Olympia Radio - VHF channels 27, 83, 84, or 86

Also see World Cruiser's Nets.

Navigation

Approaches in general are straightforward. Details are given for each port.

Berthing

Key to symbols: |Island icon – island |Port of entry icon – port of entry |Harbour icon – harbour |Marina icon – marina |Anchorage icon – anchorage ||

From N to S.

EpidhavrosEpidhavros/wiki/West_Saronikos Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
Hydra Hydra /wiki/Hydra Island icon – island |Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
DokosDokos/wiki/Hydra Island icon – island |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
Ermioni Ermioni /wiki/Ermioni Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
Spetses Spetses /wiki/Spetses Island icon – island |Port of entry icon – port of entry |Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
Porto Heli Porto Heli /wiki/Porto_Heli Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
NafplioNafplio/wiki/Ports_of_NE_Peloponnese Port of entry icon – port of entry |Harbour icon – harbour |
AstrosAstros/wiki/Ports_of_NE_Peloponnese Harbour icon – harbour |
LeonidioLeonidio/wiki/Ports_of_NE_Peloponnese Harbour icon – harbour |
Kyparisi or KyparissiaKyparisi or Kyparissia/wiki/Ports_of_NE_Peloponnese Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
Yerakas Yerakas /wiki/Yerakas Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
MonemvasíaMonemvasía/wiki/Monemvasia Harbour icon – harbour |Marina icon – marina |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
Elafonisos Elafonisos /wiki/Elafonisos Island icon – island |Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
Cythera Cythera /wiki/Cythera Island icon – island |Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |

Friends

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Forums

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Links

References & Publications

See Greece.

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