Paleros a picturesque town located on the west coast of mainland Greece, is evocatively situated in a breathtaking backdrop of beautiful and serene vistas and the crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea. Olive trees, vineyards and pine trees extend down to the spectacular unspoiled sandy beaches. Beachfront bars, restaurants, cafes and all kinds of facilities are within walking distance, offering high levels of service to both residents and visitors.
Ancient Paleros is a place of unrivaled beauty and grace, situated high in the mountains overlooking the Ionian sea and Vourkaria lake. The city had a population of over 10,000 people and was the location of one of the most important battles of antiquity. At nearby Aktio, Antony and Cleopatra were defeated in a sea battle by Octavius, who built the city of Nikopolis to commemorate his victory and moved the population of Paleros to his new city in 31 B.C.
Mild weather, Mediterranean climate
Paleros sits on the edge of Paleros Bay, against the amazing backdrop of the Acarnanian Mountains shown above. Due to this unique combination of the mountains, which absorb humidity, and the sea, the area hasa fabulous dry and mild micro-climate, appreciated by all those who live there.
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