Kalavryta News and Events (4)
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Mountain Chelmos and the Gorge of Vouraikos are declared as National Parks, as decided by the Greek Minister of Spatial Planning and Environment.
On March 17th, Kalavryta celebrates the memory of its patron saint, Saint Alexios. The festival includes a Holy Mass and a litany around the town.
On Saturday, December 13th, Kalavryta commemorates the most tragic point in its history: the Holocaust of 1943, when the German troops killed all the male population and burnt down the whole town.
The cog railway of Kalavryta, which was not working for some months due to reconstruction of the network, operates again from today. At first, itineraries will be limited, with only one itinerary per day and four itineraries in the weekends.