Prefecture of Arcadia Travel Guide

  • Byzantine bridge and chapel below Karitena
    Byzantine bridge and chapel below...
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    village between Karitena and Stemnitsa
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    Ancient theatre of Megalopolis
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Paralion Astros




Paralion Astros

  • Bronze Age Pyramid

    Paralion Astros Off The Beaten Path

    North of Astros, on the Argos road is a left turn to the Bronze age pyramid at Elliniko. This was apparently built as a stockade on the ancient road to Arcadia. The Kenkreai pyramid stands to nearly full height on it's good side. The stones used to build it are enormous.


    Paralion Astros Things to Do

    Worth climbing to from the older part of the town, known as Nissi. It's a star shaped hill from which the castle gets it's name. Long, long ago, this hill was an island. Lovely old houses with colourful gardens lead you up some steps to the castle, away from a square with a large, new looking church.The castle was built during the Greek War of...

  • The best food by far!

    Paralion Astros Restaurants

    Yianni will make you very welcome at Remezzo, which overlooks the harbour. The food is always beautifully prepared and presented, and delicious. He has a good menu and there are usually some 'specials'. I am a vegetarian, and always found tasty food here (quite difficult in Paralio Astros!). Try the soups, and the pasta dishes will have you...



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