The Castle of Mystras is located a few kilometers outside Sparta and 93 km. away from the Apartments Taletos. Mystras was a fortified Greek town and was the capital of the Byzantine Despotate of the Morea in the 14th and 15th centuries. It is an ancient town of historical significance, since in 1448 the last emperor of Byzantine Empire, Konstantine XI Palaiologos was crowned there. Walking on the old alleys between old buildings in the unique landscape of the area will take you back in time.