Leonidion(capital of the Municipality of SouthKynouria and Tsakonia) is thelast cityof SoutheastArcadia.Veryclose to the sea,located in amagnificent setting, combiningfertileplainwith large andverysteepmountains.
In Leonidionthe traditionalarchitecture is preserved inthe city center. The mansions, manyin the form oftower,whichexist throughout theregion proves it.Typicalis the TowerTsikaliotifromthe Ottoman era, which isone of the oldestbuildingsof the wholePeloponnesus, the Tower ofPolitimou andthetower-house of Noufris.
There are alsomany importantreligiousmonumentssuch as churches, the metropolisof Virgin Mary,St.Catherine,St. Kyriakietc. You can also visitthe cave of"Dionysus",the threewindmill ona hillin the city,towalkin the forest ofDendrokedrou(which isuniquethroughout Europe),the ravine ofDafnonaand thebeautiful villagesinunique ways of Parnonas(village AmygdalaPeletaetc.).