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07/12/2007
Megalopolis


Megalopoli is the capital of the entire province, and also of the municipality with the same name. Megalopoli is a vibrant modern city, with all kinds of services. The area contains ....

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05/02/2008
Agios Andreas


In the wider region of Tsakonia lies the town of Agios Andreas built on the edge of Zarmpanitsas gorge at the estuary of the river Vrasiati. At the beach of Agios Andreas, a part of the Cyclopian wall of ....

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05/02/2008
Agios Vasilios Kynourias


This is a village with rich vegetation and many springs. Ancient Glyppia is believed to have been located just outside the village. Moreover, on the road to Paleochori, lies the ....

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05/02/2008
Agios Ioannis of Kynouria


At an altitude of 750 metres on the Mount Sarantapsycho there is a small village, called Agios Ioannis (St.John). From 1798 until 1826, when it was destroyed by Ibrahim, the ....

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05/02/2008
Kastri


In a beautiful landscape and at an altitude of 950 m. stands the picturesque village of Kastri.It is the central village of a group of villages named Kastritochoria. The village offers ....

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05/02/2008
Agios Panteleimon


Agios Panteleimon is a small village in Mount Parnonas, over the Vrasiatis river. The village is connected with Kastanitsa through the E4 trail. Also, a few kilometres ....

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05/02/2008
Agios Sostis


Agios Sostis is a small village near Tripoli in a significant archaeological region where Ancient Tegea and its citadel is placed. Parts of an ancient temple called ....

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05/02/2008
Agios Petros


Agios Petros is a particularly picturesque village of the 15th century on Mount Parnonas at an altitude of 950 m. The visitor can also see the Trikaliti Tower from the 18th century with ....

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05/02/2008
Alonistena


Alonistena is a traditional settlement built on Mount Menalon at an altitude of 1200 m. Through the cobbled streets of the village, the visitor will have the opportunity to see the impressive ....

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05/02/2008
Ano and Kato Davia


Davia, capital of the municipality Falanthos, consists of two settlements, Ano and Kato Davia, 1.5 kilometers apart from each other. Close to the village are the ruins of Paliokastro which ....

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05/02/2008
Ano Doliana


The settlement of Ano Doliana lies in a wonderful location, in a lush green landscape. The altitude of 1050 m provides visitors with a unique view. Around the village, there are many ....

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05/02/2008
Ano Karyes


Known since the Middle Ages, Ano Karyes of the Municipality of Megalopolis is built at a high altitude ( around 1000 metres ) near the archaeological sites of Mount ....

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05/02/2008
Tyros


In the center of Tsakonia, lies Tyros consisting of three settlements: Ano Tyros, Kato Tyros and Paralia Tyrou (Beach of Tyros). The area is particularly beautiful, as mount Parnonas meets the ....

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05/02/2008
Asea


Being the capital of the Municipality of Valtetsi, Asea consists of two settlements, the Ano and Kato Asea. In Kato Asea there are the ruins of ancient Asea. Asea was an important city of ....

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05/02/2008
Astros


Astros is the Capital of the Municipality of North Kinouria. Its privileged position, close to the sea and the villages of Parnonas, makes it the ideal centre for excursions and ....

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05/02/2008
Atsicholos


Close to the river Lousios and the ruins of the ancient Gortyna, lies the picturesque village of Atsicholos. The village lies in a privileged position and offers a magnificent ....

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05/02/2008
Valtesiniko


Valtesiniko is located in a dense forest of fir trees and chestnut trees, with a panoramic view and an altitude of 1150 m. On the top of the village are the remains of the medieval ....

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05/02/2008
Vasta Megalopolis


The small village of Vasta Megalopolis is famous throughout Greece for the small church of Agia Theodora located just a few kilometers outside the village. On the roof of the church are ....

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05/02/2008
Vachlia


The beautiful and scenic village of Vachlia, is divided into two settlements, Vachlia and Pera Vachlia. In the village the visitor can admire the fortified tower known as ....

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05/02/2008
Veligosti


Veligosti is a small village of the Municipality of Falaisia located in a beautiful natural environment. Only few traces testify the important past of the region, since Veligosti was ....

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05/02/2008
Vervena (Kynouria)


Vervena is a traditional and historical village of Kynouria which impresses the visitors with the green landscape and the traditional architecture. In the village, the visitor can ....

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05/02/2008
Vlacherna


Vlacherna lies at an altitude of 950 meters and in an impressive location. The village has a remarkable stone church, the church of Saint Athanasios. The biggest attraction of ....

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05/02/2008
Maratha (Vlachorrapti)


The village Maratha, also known as Vlachorrapti, is built on a green slope. The stone houses are fine examples of traditional architecture. Maratha is considered one of the most ....

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05/02/2008
Vloggos


At an altitude of more than 1000m, Vloggos offers a spectactular view to visitors and is considered to be the balcony of Peloponnese. Built on the top of the mount Echtichova it provides ....

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05/02/2008
Viziki


Viziki is a beautiful village of the Municipality of Tropaia with traditional architecture and rich history. In the center of the village survives a Venetian tower, which at the ....

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05/02/2008
Vytina


Vytina is the capital of the homonymous municipality and is considered one of the most beautiful villages of Arcadia and Greece. Vytina is built at an altitude of more than 1000 m, within ....

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05/02/2008
Dimitsana


Dimitsana lies at an altitude of 1000 m and is the base of the municipality. It is one of the most picturesque villages of Greece with a rich history and tradition. The village is a ....

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05/02/2008
Dimitra


Dimitra is a small picturesque village at the foothills of Mount Afrodisio. It got its name from the goddess Demeter (Dimitra), which in ancient times was worshipped there. A sanctuary was ....

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05/02/2008
Elati


Elati is located at an altitude of 1220 m. in the western Menalo forest with beautiful stone houses. The church of Zoodochos Pigi on the edge of the village is remarkable. Near the village is ....

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05/02/2008
Elliniko (Municipality of North Kynouria)


Elliniko is a small village of North Kynouria. This place has a rich history since in a location called Teihio there are ruins of buildings and fortifications of the 3rd, 4th and 5th century BC. Ancient Thyrea is placed...

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05/02/2008
Elliniko (Municipality of Trikolones)


Elliniko is one of the major villages of the Trikolones Municipality. It is a beautiful village with a wonderful view to the plains of Megalopoli. Due to the development of alternative forms of tourism...

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05/02/2008
Episkopi Tegeas and Archaelogical Place


Tegea village (Episkopi) is particularly famous for its remarkable archaeological site (1 km outside the village) and the festival that is held there in mid-August. The village also has...

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05/02/2008
Evandros


The small village was founded in the 18 th century. Close to the village are the ruins of a temple...

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05/02/2008
Alea


The small village of Alea is built on the ruins of ancient Tegea. Thus, in the village are the ruins of the Temple of Athena Alea that was worshipped in the area. The archaeological museum of Tegea...

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05/02/2008
Zatouna


In a perfect location, with many springs, a breathtaking view and a high-altitude (above 1000m) stands the traditional village of Zatouna with the narrow streets and the stone houses. The village has a traditional square with a plane tree and...

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05/02/2008
Zevgolatio


The Municipality of Korythio is famous for the fine wine produced there, particularly for the moschofilero (type of wine). During the harvest season a wine festival is ....

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05/02/2008
Theoktisto


Theoktisto is a small village with traditional fountains, beautiful churches, such as the central church of Agion Theodoron, and the Drakopoulio folklore museum, donated ....

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05/02/2008
Kaltezes


Kaltezes is a small mountainous village of Arcadia in a majestic landscape. A few kilometers outside the village lies the historical Monastery of Kaltezes, the place of Assembly of ....

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05/02/2008
Kamenitsa


The village of Kamenitsa is built over the river Mylaonta. The area has signs of habitation from the Neolithic period, since near the village (Sakovouni hill) a settlement from ....

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05/02/2008
Kandila


Kandila is a picturesque village of the Municipality of Levidi on the road that links Arcadia to Corinthia. The area is very fertile and the plains of Kandilas have a rich ....

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05/02/2008
Kardaras


The small village of Kardaras is built on the slopes of Mount Menalo and is the nearest village to the Ostrakina ski resort (about 16 km). The village is built at an altitude of ....

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05/02/2008
Karytena


Karytena is perhaps one of the most beautiful villages of Arcadia and the seat of the Municipality of Gortyna. The rich history, location and architectural monuments make Karytena an ....

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05/02/2008
Kastanitsa


Kastanitsa is one of the most beautiful villages of Tsakonia and of the entire Arcadia, and is perched on the slopes of Mount Parnonas at an altitude of 900 metres. The landscape around the ....

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05/02/2008
Kato Doliana


The settlement is directly related to Ano Doliana, since it is traditionally the place where the residents of Doliana spend the winter months. The particular geographical and ....

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05/02/2008
Kato Kotilio


Kotilio consists of two settlements, Ano (Upper) and Kato (Lower) Kotilio. Built in Mount Lykaio and close to the archaeological sites, where in recent years the Lykea Games have ....

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05/02/2008
Kapsia


The village has become well known in recent years for its cave. At an altitude of 700 meters it is a good starting point for jaunts to Ostrakina ski resort (12 kilometres). The area of ....

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05/02/2008
Kontovazena


The beautiful, mountainous village of Kontovazena is the capital of the municipality and is a traditional settlement. The landscape around the village has rich vegetation and the ....

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05/02/2008
Kosmas


This is a beautiful traditional village in a superb location, at an altitude of 1150m. The village is built in a lush landscape between chestnut and fir tress. There are plenty of ....

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05/02/2008
Krioneri (Gortynia)


Krioneri, is a small village of Gortynia and is mentioned for the first time in the late 17th century AD. An ancient road once crossed this district and connected Sparta with ....

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06/02/2008
Lagadia


The historic village of Lagadia, is built on a spectacular location, above the gorge of the river Touthoa. What makes it even more impressive, is the great height difference ....

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06/02/2008
Chrisovitsi


Chrysovitsi is located at an altitude of 1100m on the slopes of Mount Menalo and its fir forest. It has been declared a traditional settlement, due to its traditional stone ....

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06/02/2008
Lasta


The small picturesque village of Lasta, lies in a lush green landscape. Traditional architecture is maintained in many buildings of the village. In the central square of the village ....

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06/02/2008
Levidi


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 ....

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06/02/2008
Leontari


The village is the seat of the Falaisia Municipality. The region has a rich Byzantine, medieval and modern history. In the central square, the visitor can see the Byzantine church of ....

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06/02/2008
Lefkochori


The small village is built on the north side of the gorge of the river Touthoas. In recent years (since 1967) a celebration for the village elders is organised there every summer. The ....

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06/02/2008
Kalliani


The village of the Municipality of Tropaia is built above the gorge of the river Touthoa and has abundant water and energy sources. The village has a beautiful church of ....

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06/02/2008
Limpovisi


In the abandoned village of Menalo at an altitude of 1200 metres, is the restored home of Kolokotronis family. The place is hidden in the forest, and that is why it was used from ....

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06/02/2008
Arkoudorema


Arkoudorema once was a lively village, place of origin of the Kolokotronisí family. Although it olayed an important role during the revolution, the village gradually deteriorated and....

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06/02/2008
Likosoura


Likosoura today is a small village of Megalopolis, with a beautiful old church. In ancient times was the sacred city of Arcadians and according to Pausanias is the oldest city in the world. The town was built near the present village, on Mount Lykeo where...

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06/02/2008
Menalo (Village)


Menalo is a small village built at an altitude of 880 m. At the entrance of the village is the beautiful stone church of Agios Demetrios. The old name of the village was ....

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06/02/2008
Manaris


Manaris is a small mountain village. The village has a small folk museum with traditional costumes and folk art. Just outside the village are the ....

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06/02/2008
Methydrio


Methydrio is a small village of the Municipality of Vytina. Near the village are the ruins of ancient Methydrio and the Monastery...

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06/02/2008
Mouria


The small village of Mouria is built on the banks of the artificial lake of Ladona. The area around the village is suitable for hiking and activities in the lake. During the summer months, when the level of the lake falls...

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05/02/2008
Neochori Mantinea


Neochori is a small village of the Municipality of Korythio. A few kilometres outside the village is the Monastery of Varses. The celebration of the potato, cooking contest and a traditional feast is organized...

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06/02/2008
Nimfasia


Nimfasia is a beautiful village, built on the slopes of Mount Mainalo at an altitude of 840 m. The place has rich vegetation and there are plenty of water springs. The river Mylaontas passes next to the village. The village has a beautiful square and close to it is the church of...

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06/02/2008
Orchomenos


Orchomenos is a small village of the Municipality of Levidi next to ancient Orchomenos. On a hill close to the village are ruins of a medieval castle. The precise date of when the castle was built...

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22/02/2008
Tripolis


The capital city of Arcadia, the historic town of Tripoli, is almost in the centre of Peloponnese, at the plateau of Mantinea. It is a vibrant, modern city and the administrative centre of the region. Among other things, Tripoli has a hospital,...

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05/02/2008
Leonidio


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07/03/2008
Oreino Korakovouni


This mountainous village is the home of the inhabitants of Korakovouni during the summer months. It is built on the slopes of Mount Parnonas. Near the village is...

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07/03/2008
Korakovouni


This is a beautiful small village among olive trees, which is traditionally the winter home for local residents. As in many parts of Kynouria, the residents of Korakovouni, spend their winters in the lowlands...

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07/03/2008
Paleokastro


Paleokastro is now a small mountain village with beautiful views. It has, however, a very rich history. On a hill just outside the village is one of the largest Mycenaean cemeteries. So far many rock carved tombs of the cemetery...

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26/02/2008
Stemnitsa


Under Construction

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07/03/2008
Paleochori (Gortynia)


Palaiochori is located in a fertile environment with gardens and crops of fruits and vegetables. Below the village Lousios River passes. of the marked path of Lousios gorge starts from...

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07/03/2008
Pallantio


Near modern Pallantio are some of the ruins of ancient Pallantio, whose residents are said to have contributed to the founding of Rome. The ancient traveler Pausanias visited the ancient city and said that the town was walled and had temples decorated with statues. In the same area the remains of...

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07/03/2008
Paloumpa


Paloumpa is the administrative centre of the Municipality of Iraia. From the village square, the visitor can enjoy the lovely view across the region. Under the plane trees of the square is the bust ...

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07/03/2008
Panagia


The small village of Panagia is built on the hill of the Prophet Elias and offers a panoramic view of the region. It has beautiful stone houses and a picturesque square, with...

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07/03/2008
Paralio Astros


Paralio Astros is one of the most famous holiday resorts of Arcadia. It has ideal tourist facilities including marina for boats and camping. The village is amphitheatrically built on a hill. At the top of the hill parts of the...

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07/03/2008
Paraloggoi


Paralongoi is a small village of the Municipality of Kontovazaina, a typical example of a traditional mountain village of Arcadia. The village has beautiful stone houses,...

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07/03/2008
Peleta


Peleta is a small village in Kynouria with beautiful houses of traditional architecture and many stone mansions. The region produces excellent wine. Near the village, at Kato Kampos, there is a swallow-hole of particular speleological interest,...

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07/03/2008
Pera Melana


Pera Melana is a typical village of the Tsakonia region in which traditions are kept alive. Many houses retain their local architecture. The village has plenty of water. There is a traditional fountain and...

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11/03/2008
Perdikovrisi (Kynouria)


In the picturesque village of Perdikovrisi a festival is organized on the 15 / 8 every year. Near Perdikovrisi...

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11/03/2008
Piana


On the slopes of Menalo is the historic village of Piana. The village has played an important role in the revolution. The village is built on a superb location within fir trees and...

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11/03/2008
Plaka


Plaka is the seaport of Leonidio. In recent years, because of the beautiful coastline, there has been some development of tourism. The last ten days...

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11/03/2008
Poulithra


The beautiful village of Poulithra combine the green landscape of the mountain with the blue sea. Its privilleged location and the beach, has brought a mild tourism development in recent years. Poulithra consist of two settlements, Ano Poulithra...

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11/03/2008
Platanaki (Kynouria)


Platanaki is a small mountainous village of Parnonas in a beautiful natural location. It is believed that this was the site of ancient Glyppia, parts of which can be seen near the village. Ruins of...

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11/03/2008
Sapounakeika


Sapounakaiika is divided into two settlements, the coastal and the mountainous. The coastal settlement is connected to coastal Tyros. The region is of special natural beauty, since it combines the unique slopes of Parnonas with...

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11/03/2008
Servou


Servou is a small picturesque village, built at an altitude of more than 1000 meters. The village, with a beautiful view of the region, retains many traditional stone houses, stone fountains and notable churches. It is worth mentioning...

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11/03/2008
Sitaina


Sitaina is one of the most picturesque villages of the Tsakonia region in an amazing landscape. Sitaina is built below the highest peak of Mount Parnonas, at an altitude of 700 meters and in a dense forest of fir trees. The village retains its traditional character with...

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11/03/2008
Skortsinou


Skortsinos is a beautiful small village of the Municipality of Falaisia. The sources of the river Evrotas are in a terrific location within the trees, only 2km outside the village. The Evroteia festival is organised...

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11/03/2008
Stavrodromi


Located on the road from Leondari to Olympia, lies Stavrodromi. In the village there are many traditional houses and...

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11/03/2008
Steno


Steno is the administrative centre of the Korythio Municipality. The village has a beautiful square. The region is famous for producing excellent wine. Around Steno there are a number of sights, as the area was inhabited since ancient times. It is believed that...

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11/03/2008
Syrna


Syrna is a picturesque village at an altitude of 800 m. at Mount Mainalo. In the village there are many traditional houses and a beautiful central church. In Syrna traditional festivals are organized on the 25 / 3, 15 / 8 and the 23 / 8. According to Pausaniasíreports...

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13/03/2008
Tropaia


Tropea is the administrative centre of the area. It is built on the hill of Agios Georgios with a view of the region. In the beautiful square with the plane trees, is the church of Agios Georgios (19th century.). The church of Koimisis is also worth visiting...

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27/03/2008
Loutra Iraias and ancient city


Loutra Iraias, fatherland of the famous director Kostas Gavras is a well known and popular destination, due to the hot springs of the region. The municipal baths provide high quality services. The baths operate...

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27/03/2008
Falaisia


Falaisia today is a small village. During Middle Ages, however, it was an important center of the region. The renovated church of Agia Triada, is said to have been the centre of...

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28/03/2008
Fokianos


Although Fokianos is a small village in southern Kynouria, it is worth mentioning because...

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28/03/2008
Akovos


Akovos belongs to the Municipality of Falaisia and is a historic village, built on the slopes of Mount Taygetos, and is connected to the life of Th. Kolokotronis. Akovos is the village where Th. Kolokotronis married and lived for many years. Just outside Akovo is the village Drampala, where...

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28/03/2008
Dyrrahi


Dyrrachi is a picturesque village of the Municipality of Falaisia, built on the slopes of Mount Taygetos at an altitude of 800 m. Every August interesting cultural events are organised. Festivals are taking place in the celebration of the Pentecost on the 15 / 8 and...

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28/03/2008
Charadros


Near the small village of the Municipality of North Kynouria is the Monastery of Zoodohos Pigi and the Cave of Asoula. The cave is particularly interesting, since...

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28/03/2008
Perthori


Perthori is a small village located outside Tripoli. From there, the road continues to the Monastery of Ano Chrepa. The shepherds of...

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28/03/2008
Kamara


The beautiful village of Kamara is located in a green landscape with fruit trees and crops. Close to the village are the ruins of a medieval castle. A few kilometres outside the village on the way to Skortsino, there is...

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28/03/2008
Makrisi


Makrisi is a small village known for the Monastery of Virgin Mary which is located...

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28/03/2008
Oreini Meligou


Oreini Meligou belongs to the Municipality of North Kynouria and is the residence of Meligouís inhabitants during the summer months. The phenomenon occurs in several villages of Kynouria and thus, there are two settlements, Meligou...

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28/03/2008
Saga


Though small, Saga is a beautiful village with stone houses and has view of the Mantineiako plain. The village is rich in water and and has many springs and water fountains. Near the sring of Boutseliza there is a picturesque stone bridge, from...

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28/03/2008
Pikerni


Pikerni is built at an altitude of 800 m. The village is located near two major archaeological sites, ancient Mantinea and Gkortsouli. It is believed that on the location that Pikerni stands...

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28/03/2008
Milia


Milia is a small village of the Mantinea Municipality, very close to important archaeological sites, such as

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31/03/2008
Trilofos


Trilofos is a small village of the Municipality of Valtetsi. It is believed that the ancient Charisia was located there. The ancient city is mentioned by...

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31/03/2008
Isoma Karyon


In ancient times the area above the village was called Kritea. According to Arcadian tradition, god Zeus was born there (and not on the island of Crete). Recent excavations at Lykaio Mountain, have brought to light objects showing that...

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31/03/2008
Pelagos


Pelagos has the same name as the ancient settlement that once existed there. The settlement was very close to ancient Mantineia and the temple of Poseidon, as reported by Pausanias. From there the road passed going from ancient Mantineia...

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31/03/2008
Palaiopyrgos


Palaiopyrgos is a small village of the Municipality of Levidi. The village has taken its name from the ruins of a medieval castle located on top of the hill. The castle is believed to be established before the 13th century and its excellent position allowed...

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31/03/2008
Kastanochori


Kastanochori is in a chestnut forest on Lykaio Mountain. Previously the village was called Krampovos and close to the village is the abandoned...

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31/03/2008
Chotousa


Chotoussa belongs to the municipality of Levidi and is a beautiful village in a beautiful location. In antiquity there were various settlements in the region, such as Amilos and Karyes, but also the city of Kafion. Kafyes is mentioned by the traveler...

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31/03/2008
Potamia


The small village of Potamia belongs to the municipality of Falaisia. Every August cultural events take place. A short walk leads to the abandoned monastery of Panagia Chountalloy and...

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31/03/2008
Giannaioi


The village is divided into two settlements, Ano and Kato Giannaioi. There lies the gorge of Kouvara with many springs and an impressive cave. The upper settlement is built...

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31/03/2008
Isaris


Isaris is a picturesque village. The village is built at an altitude of 800m and offers a spectacular view...

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31/03/2008
Xiropigado


Xiropigado is a small coastal village, near Paralio Astros. It has a beautiful beach and is a resort...

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31/03/2008
Velimachi


Velimachi is a village belonging to the Municipality of Kontovazaina which is built in a lush environment. The village has a beautiful square with the church...

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31/03/2008
Lithovounia


Lithovounia is a village of the Municipality of Tegea with agricultural production, especially garlic and ....

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31/03/2008
Kalivakia


In the small village of Kalyvakia the celebration of the ewe is organised on...

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31/03/2008
Karvounari


The small village of Karvounari is built in a green environment, on the banks of Alfeios River. Near the village is the picturesque church...

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31/03/2008
Kakoureika


The village has abundant water resources. Itís worth visiting the churches of the village such as Agios Vasilios church which is the largest, and has now been designated as a historic monument, but also the church of Agios Ioannis, built with...

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08/04/2008
Modern and Ancient Tegea


The Municipality of Tegea is around the same area as ancient Tegea, one of the most important cities of ancient Peloponnese. The region has been inhabited since prehistoric times, where Tegeaís residents participated in the Trojan War...

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09/04/2008
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14/06/2008
Under Construction


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