Blue Lagoon

Blue Lagoon
Distance from Loutraki- 20 km
Travel time - 35min
Sights
Lake Vouliagmeni or blue lake, unique creation of nature, formed as a result of tectonic processes. On shore of the lake was found a settlement of 1-2 period of Mycenaean. This area of natural beauty and unusual natural phenomena. Small strait in the southern part of the lake is connected to the Gulf of Corinth, and by the means of which the lake is cleaned naturally. At cape Malagari you will see one of the oldest active lighthouse of 18th century and ruins of the temple of Hera (8th cent. B.C.) Goddess of Greek mythology, the patroness of marriage and protection of mother during the childbirth. On the top of mount Gerania stands the monastery of St. Patapios, where are the relics of the saint and from the viewing platform overlooking the strait. Entertainment: swimming, games on the beach, water sports, sea food in taverns.