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Coordinates: 37°37.5′N 22°13.3′E / 37.6250°N 22.2217°E / 37.6250; 22.2217
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Alonistaina is located in Greece
Coordinates: 37°37.5′N 22°13.3′E / 37.6250°N 22.2217°E / 37.6250; 22.2217
Administrative regionPeloponnese
Regional unitArcadia
Municipal unitFalanthos
1,220 m (4,000 ft)
 • Community64
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
221 00
Area code(s)2710
Vehicle registrationTP

Alonistaina (Greek: Αλωνίσταινα) is a mountain village in the municipal unit of Falanthos, Arcadia, Greece. It is situated in the forested northern Mainalo mountains, at about 1,220 m. elevation, making it one of the highest villages in the Peloponnese. It is considered a traditional settlement and is situated 6 km north of Piana, 6 km southeast of Vytina, 9 km southwest of Levidi and 18 km northwest of Tripoli. Alonistaina has a school and a church (Agia Paraskevi).


The village in the Mainalo mountains is one of the highest villages of Arcadia, Peloponnese. Kefalovriso is the largest karst spring in the area; it is dedicated to Saint Nicholas.

Historical population[edit]

Alonistaina village from Mount Mainalon
Karst spring at the slopes of Mainalo mountains
Year Population
1981 137
1991 148
2001 117
2011 57
2021 64

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Αποτελέσματα Απογραφής Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2021, Μόνιμος Πληθυσμός κατά οικισμό" [Results of the 2021 Population - Housing Census, Permanent population by settlement] (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority. 29 March 2024.
  2. ^ Επίτομο Γεωγραφικό Λεξικό της Ελλάδος (Geographical Dictionary of Greece), Μιχαήλ Σταματελάτος, Φωτεινή Βάμβα-Σταματελάτου, εκδ. Ερμής, ΑΘήνα 2001

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