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    Bridge of Katouni

    Built in 1826, it is the largest bridge ever built in Europe by the British, sustained by 13 arches and 12 symmetrical galleries

  • Fava’s Oil Press

    In 1880 Panayioti Kastrisios “FAVAS” returned to Kythera from Smyrna and settled in the family home in Mitata.

  • Saint John the Cliff

    Τhe small chapel of Agios Ioannis “ the Cliff” is in the south part of the island , in the area of Kapsali at an altitude of 100m .

  • Cave of Saint Sofia

    The cave of Saint Sofia is one of the three known caves in the area of Kythera. The other two, are in Kalamos and Agia Pelagia.

  • Paleochora Κythera

    Paleochora, known also as Agios Dimitrios, with its 13th century buildings, was the island’s Byzantine capital

  • Watermills

    In the picturesque village of Milopotamos follow the sign to Fonissa Waterfall. The water drops from a height of 20 m. and ends in a big pond.

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    The Monastery of Myrtidia

    In the south west part of Kythera, and after following a very interesting route, you will face the most important monastery of Kythera

  • Venetian Castle of Chora

    The Venetian castle or “Fortezza”, a fortress from the 13th century, stands imposingly over the capital Chora.

  • Chytra Island in Kythera

    One of the most impressive parts of the island is the skerry of Chytra located at a short distance across the harbor of Kapsali


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  • Where to stay in Kythera

    One of the Ionian islands, but positioned just south of the Peloponnese, Kythira is an island less travelled. Sure, it’s well set up for visitors, but it’s not as popular…

  • Saint John the cliff

    Τhe small chapel of Agios Ioannis “ the Cliff” is in the south part of the island , in the area of Kapsali at an altitude of 100m . The…

  • Rent a bicycle

    Tour the island, feel the nature of Kythera, smell the odor of the flowers and the thyme, or even go more difficult paths. Our bikes are entirely new and fully…

  • Sunset in Kythera

    Ι must admit that sunset in Kythera has not been advertised in the past. Nonetheless there are amazing, quiet spots where you and your partner can share a romantic experience…

  • Α romantic Pic-Nic

    Very often I suggest to Filoxenes Katoikies visitors to prepare some food and go out in the nature to eat. A romantic escape, a pic-nic. Of course since you are…

  • Trifyllianika – Paleochora

    The old path from Trifyliianika to Paleochora is considered one of the best walking paths of Kythera. An amazing path full of trees, herbs, and bushes that you will need…

  • Easter Offer

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  • A fighting live in the heart of Potamos

    Theodore Mavrogiwrgis (guitar, vocals) and Antonis Chatzikostantis (keyboards, vocals) in a “MACHITIKO”LIVE in the heart of Potamos. Τheodore Mavrogiorgis , a kytherian promising singer, returns to Astikon Music Café with…

  • Kytherian Rhapsody

    Live music Monday-Tuesday: 8/7-9/7 and 15/7-16/7, at the café Arachtopolio in Avlemonas, Kythera. A newly formed band from Kythera is going to entertain you in a 3 hours music program….