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06/02/2008

Levidi

University of Peloponnisos


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Seat of the municipality, Levidi is built on the slopes of Mount Menalo and at an altitude of 850 m. At the entrance of the village, surrounded by pine forests, there is a beautiful grove. At the village square are the statues of the revolution heroe, captain Striftompola, killed in a battle in the village and Prime Minister Al. Papanastasiou, who descended from there. In the village there is a museum with the personal belongings, and the archives of the Prime Minister (Tel +302796022211, 27960 22363 and 6977267775). The Folklore Museum and the Arcadia Museum of Art and History (Dryades) are also located there.
The Levidi library has an important collection of old books. The villages old springs are also worth visiting. The churches of the village are also quite significant. Agioi Taxiarches offer a wonderful view to visitors and exceptional murals from the beginning of the 18th century. The church has two clocks, since one was destroyed by the Germans. The church of Resurrection, offers a beautiful view, too. Just outside the village is the Byzantine church of Virgin Mary probably built during the 11th century with the ruins of an ancient temple. The murals of the 17th century are impressive. The chapel celebrates with a feast at 23 / 8. Levidi is also close to the ski resort of Ostrakina and to ancient Orchomenos. In the village, the visitor can find developed touristic infrastructure. The village celebrates with a feast on the 23 / 8.

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Arcadian Museum of Art and History
Official Tourist Guide of Levidi


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