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Best things to do in Githio

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Natural Feature
“Do not miss to visit the beautiful island of Kranai, which is connected to the coast since 1896. There, stands the traditional stone tower of the chieftain and third bey of Mani, Tzanetaki Grigoraki, built in 1829, which is now the Historical Ethnological Museum of Mani . At the northernmost end of the island, on the ruins of the Temple of Aphrodite you will also see the tiled chapel of Saint George. The rock, on which it was built in 1873 the long octagonal lighthouse, with a 22-meter height -offers you a panoramic view of the city of Gythion.”
4 locals recommend
Bar
“At the best point of Gythio, on pedestrian street looking at the harbor, with gorgeous sea view, updated music and great cocktails.”
3 locals recommend
Historic Site
“The ancient theater of Gythio is located in the northern part of the modern settlement of Gythio and dates back to Roman times (2nd century A.C). In 1891 the monument was excavated by Andrea Skia.The theater was made of domestic whitish marble. According to the Skia, the hollow included 12 rows of seats, without frieze and 5 vertical corridors.The stage of the theater was 12 meters long and 5 meters wide. Behind of the scene on a higher level, there were 7 small, almost square blocks, accessible by two stairs and forming a Stoa. The first row of seats was destined for the official people, known as the presidency, had special brackets for the back.”
4 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“Triplet is a local dish very famous here , with pulled pie, souvlaki and local cheese. Do not miss it.”
3 locals recommend
Store
“Great sweets with Valhrona cocoa, the best ice cream (the dark chocolate sorbet is magical), high level patisserie in the heart of Gythio. ”
2 locals recommend
Fish Taverna
“Πολύ καλό φαγητό σε οικονομικές τιμές. Φρέσκο ψάρι, ψητά στα κάρβουνα, παραδοσιακά Ελληνικά πιάτα Πολύ φιλική εξυπηρέτηση από την Γεωργία και τον Πέτρο .”
2 locals recommend
Fish Taverna
“Tremendous quality and service. The number one fish shop in the area of Mani's”
2 locals recommend
Museum
“The Culture Center is a modern city's museum, which deals with Mani, its history and its people. It is a place that reflects the love of Manis' people for their region and their cultural heritage. It is housed in the Old Girls' School, a 120-year-old building located in the central square of Gythion, and has always been an integral part of the life of the city's inhabitant”
2 locals recommend
Bar
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“φιλικο περιβαλλον,προσχαρο,ποικιλια ξεχωριστων κοκτειλς,εκλεκτες μουσικες στο καλυτερο ισως σημειο του Γυθειο,θεα θαλασσα διχως το αυτοκινητο να περναει μπροστα στα ποδια σου,υπερυψωμενο σημειο για ανεμποδιστη θεα,ανοιχτο απο νωρις για καφε.”
1 local recommends
Restaurant
2 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Club with mainstream, pop mood and decoration suitable for dance situations.”
1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Πολύ καλό φαγητό σε καλές τιμές. Παραδοσιακά Μανιάτικα πιάτα και φρέσκο ψάρι. Πολύ φιλική εξυπηρέτηση.”
1 local recommends
City Hall
“The City Hall of Gytheion was built in 1891 by the reformer of the city, Mayor Kalkandis .It is considered the work of the Bavarian architect Ern. Chiller.”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Θέατρο που κατασκευάστηκε κατά τη ρωμαϊκή εποχή και είναι χτισμένο στη βόρεια πλευρά της πόλης μας, στους πρόποδες της αρχαίας ακρόπολης.”
1 local recommends