The picturesque Tsintzina or Polydroso is one of the most beautiful villages of Laconia, built in the "heart" of Parnon at an altitude of about 1,100 meters.
Visitors will admire the traditional houses built on the tip of the three hills of the village, the stone Byzantine churches and the running waters of the nine springs in the area.

Among the most important sights of the village, are the church of Agios Ioannis, the "Psito", Agia Marina and the monastery of Agioi Anargyroi. The natural beauty of the area with the age-old firs is unique!

Tsintzina is an ideal refuge for those seeking relaxation and tranquility, but also a base for hiking and cycling explorations among landscapes of unparalleled natural beauty.

There are nine marked hiking trails that start from Tsintzina square, each with a different degree of difficulty. Most of them end up in springs or churches. The surrounding area is suitable for exploration, not only by hikers, but also by climbers, since the peak of Parnon, Megali Tourla, at an altitude of 1,942m. awaits them and challenges them to cross the beautiful gorge to meet it.

In the village there are also two marked routes for mountain biking (MTB) among forest roads, with a starting point on the outskirts of Tsintzina and ending at the same point.

For climbing fans, the rock of Agia Marina, with four sport routes is a challenge for every climber. Their difficulty ranges from 5a to 7bc,. You can reach the climbing field following the trail of Agia Marina.