In Nea Kios beach, since 1995, every summer takes place a backgammon tournament. It is organized by the NE Peloponnese Paraplegic Association in collaboration with the Association of Friends of Backgammon. There are also prizes for the winners. Income from the event are going to the Association of Paraplegics NE Peloponnese.
Further along from Astros, an area covered in olive, lemon and orange groves you reach Paralio Astros, a pebbled beach with crystal clear waters that attracts thousands of visitors. The fish tavernas, bars and coffee shops as well as the hotels on the coast will satisfy your every need.