The modern city of Sparta was founded on the ruins of the ancient town which was a very important town in the antiquity. The ancient Spartans were famous as the most powerful military power that ruled over Greece. This was the reason that the way of life in ancient Sparta was very strict in order to succeed in this goal, to build the strongest army in Greece. Sparti is a small town in Peloponnese. Tourism in Sparti is very limited, although the surrounding region is developing as an agriculture destination. In Sparti there is no tourism office or tourist police. For urgent matters, there is a police station in the town.