Balkan Caving Camp

Dear Cavers,

On behalf of the Hellenic Federation of Speleology (FHS), we are pleased to invite you to participate in the 11th Balkan Caving Camp. The event will be held from 28 August to 3 September 2017 in Leonidio, Peloponnesos, Greece.

Location

Leonidio is one of the oldest naval towns of Greece. It is the capital town of the municipality of South Kynouria.

It is built on the coast of the Myrtoo Sea, at the foot of the mountain Parnonas. It is located 4 kilometers from the coast, close to one of the most fertile Greek plains, where eggplants, as well as citrus and olive trees are cultivated between rocky and rugged mountains. Leonidio is 93 km from Tripoli and 210 kilometers from Athens. According to the census conducted in 2011, the population was 3.826 residents.