A τourist destination, with a traditional aroma and a modern touch, Gythio is the largest and one of the most beautiful cities of Mani. It is an amazing destination with the main tourist attraction the harbor, the colorful neoclassic houses, the ouzo bars and the fully green island of Kranai, and of course the surrounding sandy beaches, with constant holidaymakers who are here for camping.

The nearest beaches in Gythio are Selinitsa on the one hand (east) and Mavrovouni (big sandy beach with camping and cottages) on the other. After Mavrovouni, you will find Vathi Ageranou, another huge sandy beach with lots of greenery along which there are hotels and camping. The village square of Mavrovouni gathers every night a lot of people in its grill shops. In the summer, if you are looking for the coolness of the mountain, you can make a short walk to the villages of Lemonia, Arna  and Spartia to enjoy and take a glimpse of Taygetos.

In Gythio will find hotels, villas, apartments and campings for a comfortable and pleasant stay. Along the coastal area around the port there are taverns, restaurants, ouzo bars, cafes and bars for your entertainment.

Gythio is an ideal destination and starting point for excursions in Mani!


Gythio is  amphitheatrically built at the foot of Mount Larysio, which is 42 km from Sparta. It is the seat of the Municipality of East Mani, home of Metropolis of Mani and the main port of the Laconic Gulf. It is located 140 km from Kalamata and trip lasts around 1 hour and 40 minutes.

Price: 120€

Book now your tour to Gythio with RadioTaxi Kalamatas and enjoy a beautiful and full of experiences trip!

Don’t forget that we offer either one way tour in case you want to stay there and also a tour with return where we will guide you at the destination of your choise and then we will bring you back safe and happy!


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