Hotels in Aetolia Acarnania

      Aetolia Acarnania Details

      In the far western part of Greece lies the combined prefecture of Aetolia Acarnania (or Aetoloakarnania). Messolongi, the capital of the region, is also known as Greece's sacred city. Dating to the 1500s, the city is on two rivers and offers a lot of history for those who choose a discount Aetolia Acarnania hotel. On the must-visit list are Kyra Rhini (a wonderful castle), as well as Agrinio, where tobacco held sway as the driver of commerce. Weather varies quite a bit in this area, with high temperatures in the summer and mild winters elsewhere. But, because there is plenty of mountain terrain, temperatures can be quite low in some parts of Aetolia Acarnania.Sights to see also include Nafpaktos, one of the larger towns in the area. Visitors who check with for a hotel in Aetolia Acarnania will find themselves close to such popular locations as a Venetian castle as well as the resort areas on the gulf. Island lovers may want to visit Etoliko, which is joined to the main part of the prefecture by a stone bridge. The resort town of Astakos is a favorite destination for beach-and-sea activity.