Vathia is a village Â– sight. It is a listed settlement and expert architects undertook the restoration of the traditional towers in Mani.Â Quite a few of these towers run as guesthouses. The villageÂ’s population amount only to 40 inhabitants and resembles a live museum.
Gerolimenas the large village of Gerolimenas lies in the southern part of Lakonia near cape Tainaron on a natural harbour.Â It is 96 km from Sparta and has a population of approximately 100. It is likely to have been built on the site of ancient Ippola.