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Top Choice Museum in Kalavryta

Museum of the Kalavryta Holocaust

The country's only Holocaust museum, this is a powerful tribute to the residents of Kalavryta who perished in the 13 December 1943 slaughter perpetrated by the Nazis. It’s a dignified, understated, yet extremely evo…
Monument in Kalavryta

Martyrs’ Monument

A huge white cross on a cypress-covered hillside just east of town marks the site where the Nazis machine-gunned almost 500 men and boys from Kalavryta on 13 December 1943. Only 13 survived the massacre. Beneath thi…
Taverna in Kalavryta

To Spitikou

This cosy place with a ski-lodge feel serves up great-quality traditional taverna meals and fabulous mezedhes (appetisers). Expect the likes of veal with tomato sauce, chicken baked with vegetables, spinach and feta…
Sweets in Kalavryta

Gri Gri Café

This good family-run spot is renowned for its local specialities and sweet and savoury homemade snacks, such as cheese pie, baklava and tasty crèma (sweet, set custard).