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Information about Kythira

In the photo above is the enchanting natural area of Myloi in the traditional village of Mylopotamos. It is a wonderful lagoon with running water, which in the course of time form small ponds and waterfalls, under age-old plane trees and lush vegetation. Throughout the area there are traditional stone watermills and stone bridges.

Kythira, between the Peloponnese and Crete, has inherited from these two important areas of Greece, its natural beauties, important influences on the rich cultural identity, as they continue to play the role of a bridge between them.

With tourism experiencing a steady increase, especially in recent years, it is testifying to the interest of visitors from Greece and abroad to get to know the natural beauties of the island, and the well-known hospitality of Kythira.

Itineraries for Kythira

By boat
From the port of Piraeus the ship AQUA JEWEL for Kythira, Antikythera, Kissamos. From Neapoli the ship PORFYROUSSA. See all updated Ship Routes

By air
With frequent service during the week the company Aegean Airlines

By Road
Itineraries from Athens to Neapoli and Gytheion, and then by ship to Kythira KTEL Lakonias

Tourism

Accommodation The island, constantly upgrading the quality of its tourist services, provides its visitors with accommodation infrastructure that meets all aesthetic criteria and needs. In Tsirigo you will find modern hotels, wonderful traditional houses with all its amenities, rooms to let, and a wonderful campsite under age-old pines. Local cuisine In Kythira, even the most difficult gourmet will satisfy his appetite, having to choose from fine recipes and appetizers of the local cuisine, to the famous delicious fish from the seas of the island.

Local Products

The most famous throughout the world for their tastiness oil nuts, the famed from antiquity Kythira thyme honey, are some of the local products that you will definitely want to try. In the market of the island you will also find wonderful local products, such as the fragrant Fatourada liqueur, the rare Sebrevives the flowers with the yellow flower that live forever, and a multitude of unique options for you or your friends.

Kythira is a medium-sized island with a rich road network, which for the most part is asphalt. Traditional villages, beaches, historical monuments, wonderful natural landscapes are waiting for you to discover them, with the comfort and security that we provide you from Panayotis Rent a Car – Motorrent.