Spilia Village in Kyparissia
Information About Spilia
Spilia village Kyparissia: It is the biggest municipality in Kyparissia located (its name means cave in Greek) 5 km southeast of the town. Towards the east of Spilia you shall see the impressive Mountain Egaleo, towards the west you will find the serene Kyparissia Bay and between the two lays the lowland with olives, potatoes, watermelons and other vegetables and fruits, growing in its fertile bosom.
The village was founded in 1833 and its name actually means cave. The Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary was founded in 1876 where the 23rd of August is celebrated. Another local celebration to enjoy when in Spilia is Saint Sferdoukla day. The villagers move east to point that was known as Xondroligia every Shrove Monday in order to feast with the villagers of neighboring villages.