Kalavrita, the historic and picturesque town of 2500 inhabitants, situated in the shadow of Helmos at an altitude of 750 meters, is the point - fetish of Achaia.
Close to Patras and a half hours away from Athens, Kalavrita is increasingly a destination and an ideal base for touring the surrounding areas. It is just 14 km from the ski center and access to water requires only 40.
The generous way nature adorned the area with lush canyons, rugged mountains and crystal springs to impress visitors with a real prelude pictures. The man reached the pallet by building settlements - jewelry, imposing monasteries, modest monuments, all beaming culture, history and tradition.
Your visit to the city can only be enriched by visits to the Hill Kapi, at the sacrifice of Kalavryta December 13, 1943, the Holocaust Museum, where historical evidence, voosa, inspires and guides, historical monasteries of Agia Lavra and the Great Cave in Cave Lakes only the fortresses, the gorge Vouraikos, which is available on the cog, and walking in ski resort, where there is Aristarchus, the largest telescope in the Balkans, the Mansion Paleologina downtown.
To escape further from the city of particular interest are the exquisite natural beauty of the lake Tsivlou Makellaria of the monastery and the church of Panagia Plataniotissa.