Guide of KYTHIRA

Kythira is located south of the Peloponnese in the Ionian Sea. The island has a dreamy atmosphere, it is said that the Greek goddess of beauty, Aphrodite, was born from its waters.

Places to visit

There are many places to visit in Kythira from historical sites, such as the Venetian Fortress in Milopotamos or the Byzantine Fortress in Chora. Do not miss a visit to Kythira Panagia Myrtidiotissa, a monastery along a winding road, there is also the Byzantine art museum.


There are many beaches and bays to spend beautiful days by the sea, a nice little bay is Melidoni, which also has a bar and umbrellas. One of the biggest beaches on the island is Fyri Ammos, with dark red sand and its turquoise and transparent waters. Kalami is a very tranquil beach with white sand and wonderful clear waters.

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