The village of Mystras is small and traditional. In the Byzantine times, this was the second most important town, after Constantinople. Today the old Castle above the village preserves the old glory. Close to Mystras, you can also find many other picturesque villages surrounded by lush greenery.
Some hotels and accommodation are located around these villages.
Guide to 3 villages
Discover our guide to 3 Mystras villages. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Mystras. For the most popular ones, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.
Description: This is a picturesque village with stone houses, narrow paths and mansions with great view to the Byzantine Castle.
Description: Magoula is a small village between Sparti and Mystras. The surrounding area is nice for trekking.
Description: This is a small mountainous village that gives nice view to the valley of Sparti. The village is famous for the Cavern of Keadas, a steep ravine where ancient Spartans would throw their incapable children.