Greek Travel Pages

Location information

Listed 2 sub titles with search on: Mythology for destination: "LETRINI Ancient city PYRGOS".

Mythology (2)

Eponymous founders or settlers


Son of Pelops, founds Letrini. (Paus. 6.22.8)

Gods & demigods

Artemis Alphaea, Alpheaea, or Aalpeiusa

Alphaea, Alpheaea, or Aalpeiusa (Alphaia, Alpheaia, or Alpheiousa, a surname of Artemis, which she derived from the river god Alpheius, who loved her, and under which she was worshipped at Letrini in Elis (Paus. vi. 22.5; Strab. viii.), and in Ortygia. (Schol. ad Pind. Pyth. ii. 12, Nem. i. 3).

You are able to search for more information in greater and/or surrounding areas by choosing one of the titles below and clicking on "more".

Ferry Departures

Copyright 1999-2019 International Publications Ltd.