The capital city of South Kinouria Community. Built at the coast of Mirtian Sea and at the base of Parnonas mountain. We suggest you to visit and stroll along the picturesque small streets and the riverside road.
The little harbor of Plaka is at 2km distance away from Leonidio. The fishing atmosphere dominates and is the ideal place for enjoy seafood. At the south side of Plaka, a rocky beach is distinguished and is ideal for the admirers of spearfishing. In addition, for those who wish to swim, there is a beach of 3km with pebbles and sand.
Directed towards to Kosmas village is situated in a 17km distance away from Leonidio, the famous Monastery of Panagia Elona.
Two monks and the residents of Kosmas village, on a steep slope, built it in 1300 where was found the miraculous picture of Virgin Mary holding baby Jesus. The view from the monastery is indeed breathtaking due to the wonderful cooperation between man and nature in order to be built this monastery.
A mountainous picturesque village on the slope of Parnonas Mountain situated in an altitude of 1150m. Surrounded by firs and 32km distance from Leonidio. The big tree in the middle of the traditional square of Ag.Anargiroi, offers to the visitors its dew in order to relax and enjoy the famous traditional “baklava” and other local traditional food.
The monastery of St. Nikolaos Sintzas was founded earlier than 1622. It is situated northwest of Leonidio and is accessible by car. The view towards to Leonidio and the islands of Argolic Gulf is fabulous.
Tiros is built on the slopes of Parnonas mountain and at the beach, in a beautiful and green mountainous place. Its name derived from the god Apollo Tiritas, whom temple is located on the hill at the residence of Ano Tiros from where you can enjoy the Mirtian Sea.
It is worth visiting the mountainous villages Peleta, Pigadi, Amigdalia and Kinouria. The interest of these communities is not concentrated only at the lures of the Greek nature but also at their original architectural character, which like a witness of the old time will reveal the human projects.
At the very southern end of the Arcadian coast and above the plateau is situated the beautiful coast of Fokianos, surrounded by trees, in a small distance from the Pigadi village. The sea is clean and suggested for swimming.