Porto Heli is a summer resort town in the municipality of Ermionida in the southeastern part of Argolis, Greece. It is situated on a bay of the Argolic Gulf, 6 km south of Kranidi and 40 km southeast of Nafplio. The island of Spetses is located 6 km south of Porto Heli.
Due to their closeness to Athens and the natural beauty, the Saronic islands are very popular for summer holidays and weekend breaks. Aegina, Poros, Hydra and Spetses have developed a lot in tourism over the last years, while Agistri is not that famous but remains a true gem to explore.
The crystal water, the relaxing atmosphere and the long history are the most distinctive characteristics of Saronic Greece, which have a different character each. Poros is great for sailing, Hydra has amazing architecture, Spetses stands out for the elegant mansions and Aegina is ideal for family vacations. The islands of the Saronic Gulf are easily accessible from Athens, which is why they get very popular in weekends and short breaks. They differ much one from the other but most of all they distinguish for their picturesque architecture, relaxing atmosphere and lovely beaches. Discover: Aegina, Agistri, Hydra, Poros and Spetses.