Porto Heli is a small seaside town of Argolida, only 3 hours drive from Athens. It gets very busy in summer due to the nice beaches and the cosmopolitan environment. In fact, many private yachts moor in the port of Porto Heli creating a lovely scene day and night.
Porto Heli is great for excursions in the wider region. You can visit Ermioni, Epidaurus and Poros by car and also Spetses and Hydra by boat.
Greek to Porto Heli
There are daily ferries (flying dolphins) from Piraeus to Porto Heli and the trip lasts for 2 hours. In general, ferries from Porto Heli go to: Piraeus, Hydra, Poros, Ermioni and Spetses.
From the small port of Costa, 5 km from Porto Heli, there are local boats to Spetses. These boats depart every 20 min and arrive in Spetses in 10 min. You can go by car to Costa and get to Spetses by boat or taxi boat.
Information and photos about the ports.