The local area, being a summer resort for many of the city’s residents, offers a wide range of various cafeterias, traditional taverns as well as luxurious restaurants. Furthermore, there are plenty of bars and clubs for night activities and also the Porto Rio Casino is nearby for the ones feeling lucky.
Apart from swimming, fishing and playing beach sports, there are wind, sup & kite surfing facilities nearby, there are also some rafting spots in the rivers Ladonas and Erymanthos. In addition Patras has many scuba diving and sailing schools available for courses or just for gear renting.
Also, except for the local countryside, the trails and the mountains that offer great routes for hiking, cycling and even climbing, there are also more organized athletics such as tennis or horse riding, and also the region offers many wineries worth visiting, and also there’s a go kart track for races near Patras.