Lyrkeia is more mountainous village. Its soil is suitable for vineyards,
olive trees and tobacco crops.
Lyrkeia is the capital of Lyrkeia
Municipality. Its population is 779 and it is one of the most notable villages
in Argolida. The locals are
constantly exploit village’s fertile soil by cultivating olive trees and
tobacco. After Lyrkeia, you meet the citadel of the prehistoric
town of Lygeia.
(text: Alexis Totsikas)
This text (extract) is cited April 2004 from the Prefecture
of Argolis tourist pamphlet.