In Methana there are 32 volcanoes. The last eruption of a Methana volcano happened in 1700. Volcanoes of Methana are very famous and attract many visitors, who want to explore them by walking and climbing. Also there are many hot springs in the area, because of the volcanic activity. From Kamini Hora visitors have to climb for 25 minutes on a path to reach the lip of the volcano.
As Poros town is built on a small peninsula surrounded by quays, along the south and northwest sides, the harbour provides excellent shelter all year round. The closest airport to Poros island is the International Airport of Athens (IATA: ATH) and from the airport or the city centre, visitors can go to the port of Piraeus and take the ferry to Poros.