The town of Xylokastro is the capital city of the municipality of Xylokastro - Evrostini with 7000 inhabitants. A holiday resort with a cycle path, marina, sports facilities and great tourist and commercial activity.
The aesthetic forest of Pefkia extends over 2 km to the eastern part of the town of Xylokastro. Numerous walkers use it throughout the day. The pebbled beach with 2 summer beach bars attracts many visitors throughout summer.
The beach of Sykia is located in one of the most beautiful areas of the northeastern Peloponnese, right next to Xylokastro. The picturesque bay of Sykia is one of the most beautiful destinations in Corinth.