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Papadianika, Monemvasia, Laconia,Peloponnese

Paliokastro of Asopos

  
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Paliokastro of Asopos
Location:
On a steep hill on the road between Papadianika-Daimonia in Laconia, Peloponnese
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Peloponnese
Laconia
Municipality > Town:
City of Monemvasia
• Papadianika
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 250 m 
Time of Construction   Origin
Unknown  
BYZANTINE
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Castle Type   Condition
Refuge-Castle  
In Ruins
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Α rock in a prominent position and good natural protection. It was a refuge for the local population during the Saracen and Turkish raids of the past, but it is not certain that it was ever a real castle, although there are remains of Byzantine buildings on the top.




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