Leonidio is a town and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality South Kynouria, of which it is a municipal unit. The municipal unit has an area of 418.652 km2, the community 102.667 km2.It is considered a traditional settlement.
The town of Leonidio, with a population of 3.826, emerges from a spectacular landscape, bound by two abrupt mountainsides enclosing the town from the north and south. The River Dafnon passes through the town, and its banks are linked with three bridges. The town is capital of the Tsakonia region, notable for its cultural and linguistic particularities, and the settlement itself offers striking and picturesque architecture; now a protected architectural site, there are very strict regulations for building within the town’s limits.
Poulithra is a beautiful small village at the seaside of Leonidio. Poulithra is placed in the fringes of mountain Parnonas, 9 klms from Leonidion just after Plaka village. Poulithra is situated in a beautiful natural environment and ideally combines the mountain and the sea. Poulithra of Leonidion can promise and enjoyable stay in one of the hotels, apartments and rooms you can find in the village. At the end of the village you will find a graphical small port with view to the whole village. Poulithra’s sea is the main reason to visit Poulithra during summer. However, Poulithra is also a destination for your Easter and Winter holidays!