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  • Loukou Monastery

    The Holy Monastery of Sotiros (Transfiguration), Luke was the chosen near the historic villages Astros and Doliana. The monastery belongs to Vyzantinoistorika monuments of our country. Excavations have produced important findings, which are kept in the museum of Astros. The monastery reached glory days, but during the Turkish conquest saw the dissolution and destruction. Monks […]

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  • Aimialon Monastery

    On the road between Stemnitsa with Dimitsana, built at the foot of Klinitsa mountain is the historical Monastery Emialon dedicated to the birth of Mary. Founded in the late 16th and early 17th century and today consists of two buildings that form a “T” in the cavity of the rock on which it is built. […]

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  • Malevi Monastery

    Founded in 717 AD Built at the Parnon (Parnon or Parnonas is a mountain range) near the top of Malevo (Malevo is a mountain range), they named it; Malevi. In the battle between Greeks and Turks in 1786 the monastery destroyed as the monks fought against the Turks. Monks who survived the battle of Malevi […]

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  • Panagias Elona Monastery

    The history of the monastery dates back to 1300. Based on history, the shepherds of the area saw an inaccessible point of the slope Parnon a light.(Parnon or Parnonas is a mountain range). Initially they gave no attention, but persistent phenomenon peaked their curiosity so that they resort to Holy diocese Reontos and Prastos. Diocese […]

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  • Artokosta Monastery

    The Monastery of Panagia Artokostas finds as one traverses the rocky slopes of Parnonas (Parnon or Parnonas is a mountain range) toward the Prastos Village. 3km. NE of the monastery are the ruins of the old monastery, known as Kato Panagia. It is unknown why the monastery was abandoned and later built the new one. […]

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  • Paleopanagia Monastery

    5 km south of the Astros before the Monastery of Palaiopanagia encounters a shady spot, where rushing water tumbling from a huge conical tank to drive a watermill. This is the dependency of the monastery with the church of St. George in the shape of single-cell domed basilica. Further down tucked into a wooded ravine […]

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  • Lake Taka

    Taka Lake is located 10 kilometers from Tripoli and is one of the most important wetlands in Arcadia and Peloponnese. It is also a natural phenomenon. The sources supply it with fresh water which drains through a system of “sinkholes” in underground rivers. Thus in summer the lake is completely drained while in autumn starts […]

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  • Lusios River

    Lousios is a Peloponnesian river, a tributary of Alpheus, with a length of approximately 23 km. According to tradition, got its name because in these waters nymphs Neda, Agno and Theisoa bathed the newborn Zeus. Its sources are located in the church of Agia Paraskevi, near the village Kaloneri and southern in the ancient Theisoa. […]

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  • Herodes Atticus’ Villa

    The villa of Herodes Atticus in Eva / Loukou Kynourias is, probably, the most important monument of the Roman imperial times in the Greek area, as evidenced by the large scale and especially the extraordinary wealth of architectural remains, sculptures and mosaics. The monument came to light after twenty one years of systematic excavations by […]

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  • Castle of Paralio Astros

    In Paralio Astros, at the top of the rocky hill, are cited  the ruins of a mediaeval castle. Built in the time of Ottoman empire, it still retains much of the fortified wall and one of the round towers. The view from there is spectacular. It belongs to the municipality of North Kynouria.

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