Gythio: is a small port in Laconia, the capital of Mani in the Southern Peloponesse. Despite its size, it is a very important port. Every year, a lot of cruise & cargo ships approach at Gythio port.
The waterfront port is lined with shops and a number of excellent Greek tavern’s specializing in seafood. Gythio: is the most popular base for travelers seeking the small museum, which is on the Kranai island, the small ancient theater (more than 2.000 years old) – the second theater of the ancient Greece because of the exceptional acoustic.
Also, the travelers can visit Mistras – 45 km away of Gythio (a complex of churches, palace and castle – Byzantine manufacture), Monemvasia – 75 km away of Gythio (a complex of churches, palace and castle – Romanian manufacture) and Caves of Diros – 38 km away of Gythio in Mani area (one of the best caves of the world, because of its beauty and its age).