Elia is a beautiful village in the Gulf of Laconia. It is built on the ruins of ancient Viandini state.
The new name of the village is said to have originated from a large olive tree that was near the port and had become a meeting place for fishermen, traders and locals, the port of Elia was busy. Today hosts boats and fishing boats.
The Olive combines the deep blue sea and the green landscape of olive and orange trees. You can enjoy a quiet holiday but not bored. Switching the landscape is unique, relaxes the eye and depending on where you find yourself you will think that you have changed place.
Nowadays Elia, has developed into a modern tourist resort, which combines all the necessary facilities without losing its traditional style.
Hotels, inns, cafes and taverns are there to supply you with rest and the necessary forces before and after the water activities on the beaches of the village.