Largely undisturbed by modern civilisation, the area abounds with plant life and your attention will be divided between spectacular views of fifty shades of green and what lies at your feet - grasses, fungi, wildflowers and herbs.
     The plants and flowers of ancient Greece were rich in mythology: ranging from the tale of Persephone who was condemned to spend a portion of each year in the underworld after being tempted by Hades to eat pomegranate seeds to the Arcadian nymph Daphne who transformed herself into a laurel tree to escape the advances of the god Apollo.

Plant life
Fungi Ancient Phigaleia
plant life

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