The new Municipality extends to 1.181,78 square kilometers and its population rises to 38.079 residents.

Sparta is the financial and commercial center of Lakonia and is a city with modern town planning, good urban and suburban transportation means, as well as many facilities for accommodation and tours.
Don’t miss a visit at the Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil in the South West end highlights the culture of the olive and the technology of olive production.Also the sacrifice of the 300 of Leonidas and the 700 Thespians at Thermopyles would be the most significant event of that time, the Spartans fell in the battle field obeying at the unwritten law of never surrender and retreat, which takes place every September.