Gythion is located in the south of Peloponnesus, and it lies on the north-western end of the Laconian gulf. It has a population of about 5.000 and it is the second biggest town of Laconia.
The Land of gods
Our little town is a picturesque port, where anyone can enjoy ouzo with octopus and other fishes. Gythion is a splendid tourist destination as you can combine relaxed holidays with nocturne life. In a distance of 2 km from the center of Gythion , there is the long beach of Mavrovouni, for those who are interested in wind-surfing , beach volley while the beaches of Vathi and Skoutari offer you the tranquility you are looking for.
Finally, do not hesitate to visit other nearby destinations such as Monemvasia, Mystras, Taigetos and plenty of other picturesque villages of Mani ( Areopolis, Itilo, Limeni, Kotronas, Porto Kagio, Caves of Diro, e.t.c.).