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 taverns specializing in seafood.
Gythio: is the most popular base for travelers seeking the small museum, which is on the Kranai island, the small ancient Romanian 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)
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).
- Clearance In-Out
- Provisioning – local market. Ship chandler is not available
- Garbage Disposal
- Water Supply (Potable)
- Wine & Spirits
- Flower Arrangements
- Hotel & Travel Reservations
- Leisure Reservations: Sea sports, but not diving
- Laundry Dry Clinic
- Visas Formalities
- Buses (49 seats) and Minibuses (19 seats) / Minivans (7 & 9 seats)
- Car Rental
- Pre-booking of taxis
Tours and Greek folklore dancers / musicians.
Courier Deliveries Reception Address:
232 00 Port of Gythio, Greece
Rozakis Shipping & Tourism Agency
Co-ordinates of the port:
36ο 45’ 5’’ Ν – 23Ο 35’ Ε
Port VHF channels:
Port Authorities: Ch: 12
Port Agent: Ch: 10 & 12
Call Sign of the Port Agent: Rozakis
Places of interest:
Gythio port: Museum on Kranai Island & Ancient Theater.
Laconia: Mistras, Monemvasia & Diros Caves
By Taxi: 3.5 hours drive from Central of Athens to Gythio port (270 km)
By Bus: 4 hours drive from Central Bus Station of Athens to Gythio Town (270.km)
The nearest Airport to Gythio port is Athens Int’l Airport in Spata: Eleftherios Venizelos Airport, 300 km from Gythio port.
Private Doctors and National Health Center at Gythio Town – 400 m. from the pier and General Hospital at Sparta town.(45 km)
Main Pier: 140 meters / 8.00 meters Max. Draft
Fenders: Are available