Sparta is a town in the Peloponnese and capital of the prefecture of Laconia. The region has a long history, both in Antiquity and the Middle Ages, but also in the Modern Age.
Having a glorious past in its treasury, which left its print in golden letters in Greek and in worldwide history, Sparta is an ideal destination for any time of the year! It is a place that will surprise you with the alternations of its landscapes, its unique nature and its interesting sights.
Gythio is in the southern Peloponnese, in the prefecture of Laconia. It is built at the foot of Mount Akumaros and is washed by the Laconian Gulf. It is the second largest city in Lakonia after Sparta and is the seat of the Municipality of East Mani. It is a beautiful town with a picturesque harbor, neoclassic houses that climb amphitheatrically on the mountainside and along the coastal road.
Monemvasia, the “Gibraltar of the East” or the “nautical boat” of the great Greek poet Yannis Ritsos, who was born here, shouts for a direct embarkation for a trip back in time. Wander to this uniquely preserved medieval settlement in the Peloponnese, with its vaulted streets, churches and mansions. Dive into the dreamy beaches and enjoy the modern comforts, tastes and wine. Many were smitten by it: knights, pirates, crusaders and emperors. Let’s discover it!