Lovely and sunny, Kyparissia is a small seaside town that gets alive in summer with the tourists coming to enjoy its wonderful beaches. This is a town with cultural and historical importance and also with a lovely nature surrounding it. A beautiful site in Kyparissia is the Medieval Castle on the hill above the town, offering a romantic sunset view. In short drive from the city center is the Mycenae site of Peristeria, while a longer drive will bring you to nice destinations on the southwestern side of Peloponnese.
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The church of Agia Triada (Holy Trinity) is the protector of the city and its celebration (40 days after Easter) is a public holiday for the town. The church of Holy Trinity is found in the Old Town and it was built on the ruins of an ancient temple.
The Monastery of Panagia Katsimikana is located 9 km north of Kyparissia, amidst lush greenery. It is not known when the monastery was exactly constructed, but many items dating from the 19th century can be seen inside.
Housed in a traditional mansion in Ano Poli, beneath the Castle of Kyparissia, this Folklore Museum hosts traditional material, costumes and old photos from the region. In summer, it organizes seminars, lectures, and exhibitions.
Church of Agios Athanasios
The beautiful church of Agios Athanasios is located at the entrance to the city of Kyparissia. It is a clean church with modern architecture, which is laid with brown stone. The architecture of Agios Athanasios blends the modern style with the local cultural one, creating a wonderful contemporary style church.