Mainalon and Parnonas are the two most important mountains of Arcadia. More and more visitors every year choose Arcadia for their winter holidays.
The ski center is a magnet for winter sports fans. Mountain resorts can also be a pleasant break during the summer holidays.
Ano Doliana are a tourist, traditional village for nature-and not only looking for short or long trips, with untouched natural beauty, good food and the ability to play. On the northern slopes of Parnonas, 26 km Of Tripolis, at an altitude of about 1,000 meters, is the traditional village of Ano Doliana. The village is known […]
The picturesque historic village of Alonistaina is located in the beautiful valley of ancient Elissontos, surrounded by the forest of Mainalo. This is one of the most beautiful villages of Arcadia, crossed by a river, with water mills built on its sides. The serenity and beauty of the area attract many visitors. Alonistaina is an […]
Stemnitsa located 45 km western of Tripoli, is a picturesque mountain village, built on the slopes of Mainalo at an altitude of 1100m. The traditional architecture, the mansions, the beautiful Byzantine churches and the stone fountains, in addition to the magnificent view of the surrounding peaks, charm the visitor. A cobbled street leads from the […]
Between Ag. Petros and Kastri at an altitude of 840 meters lies the idyllic village Elatos Kynourias overlooking the majestic Parnonas. The village is also known by the name Dragalevos. Below the village passes the river Tanos formed by several streams collected by the Parnonas which ends to Astros. The sources are abundant both in […]
The historic town of Dimitsana is located 207 km away from Athens, appr. 2 ½ hours by car. Known as early as the tenth century, built on the archaiaTefthida, Dimitsana is spread amphitheatrically over the gorge of river Lucius and constitutes a living museum of Byzantine art, folklore and architecture natural beauty. Stone buildings, downhill […]
Vytina, is just 44 miles far from Tripoli and is built at an altitude of 1033 meters in the foothills of Mainalo. It is an ideal destination not only for winter vacations but also a good starting point for exploring the mountainous of Arcadia. In the center of the village is the main square with […]
Built amphitheatrically in the dense vegetation of Mainalo at an altitude of 1150 meters is the charming Valtesiniko. It used to be one of the capital villages of Gortynia with a county court, agronomeio, notary, high school, elementary school and woodwork school! It is thought that the name indicates a place with lots of water […]
Lagadia is a picturesque village, built at an altitude of 900 m on the slopes of Mainalo looking at a sharp and deep ravine with a slope of 70%. It is 60 km far from Tripoli and 15 km from Vytina. Many of the houses have one floor at one side (the one that faces […]