Ancient Epidavros is a small town in the Argolis prefecture of the Peloponnese . Today also called Palea Epidauros (Παλαιά Επίδαυρος), it is built in the same place where was located the ancient city of Epidauros, on top of and surrounding a small peninsula between two bays, on the coast of the Saronic gulf. It is situated 34 km to the East of Nafplio and 60 km to the South of Korinthos. Its population is 1618 inhabitants according to the 2011 census.