Even with a one-day excursion from Attica, travellers can find themselves in amazing places, historical sites and picturesque coastal settlements. In summer, the internationally-known Epidaurus Festival with its theatrical performances attracts many people. From the coastal resorts of the prefecture access in the cosmopolitan islands of Hydra, Spetses and Poros is very easy. The tourist infrastructure of the prefecture is particularly developed and transportation is very good.
Argolida is inhabited since the Mesolithic period, however it reached its peak during the Copper Age period, with as its center.