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Psari Iraias

COUNTY: Arcadia MUNICIPALITY: Gortynos

Clouds
12ºC

Population

0 - 100

Distance from nearest city

50-75km

TL;DR

A picturesque village built in a green oak forest, where the women make and sell traditional dishes, situated near Megalopoli

Psari Iraias in Arcadia is built at an altitude of 900m in Mount Mainalo, on the foothills of Agios Ilias (St. Ilias). It is a green village in a forest full of kermes oaks, only 15km from Megalopoli. The few residents engage in agriculture and animal husbandry. Recently, the women of the village have begun producing and trading traditional dishes based on their grandmothers’ recipes passed from mother to daughter for generations.