The amazing architectures and famous landmarks in this country will surely leave you in awe.
The breathtaking sights and scenery that you will witness here will also inspire you. If you are looking for a getaway that is far from the hustle and bustle of the city, you should definitely go to the island of Elafonisos. The peninsula, once known by the name Donkey Jaw (due to its shape), used to be a natural continuation of Peloponnese in Laconia bay. The island of the red deer (CERVI) and of hunting enjoyed the protection of Goddess Artemis as becomes evident from the ancient temples
remains in the region.
Today, it stands out again, only this time due to its emerald blue sea surrounding it and the rays of the southern Greek sun kissing it. It is common knowledge that Elafonisos is the final touch on the portrait of Laconia, ready to receive scores of visitors seeking to indulge in the bliss of its purifying azure in Simos beaches, at the bays of Sarakiniko and Panagia (at the northwest of the island), with its unique sunsets for the romantic at heart. In Simos there is a fully organized camping of a capacity of 130, which meets the needs of a demanding visitor. The white dunes and the cedar groves add to the unspoiled natural beauty of Elafonisos.