Gythio Selinitsa beach
Selinitsa beach Gythio:Selinitsa is one of the finest beaches in the surroundings of Gytheio, just 1km far from the town centre. Its coastline is sandy and extends for over 150m.
Its waters are clean and, in fact, this beach has been awarded the Blue Flag award. It has varied tourist facilities, such as hotels, campsites and rooms to let to stay, as well as beach bars and taverns by the seaside. Selinitsa beach is well- known because the caretta-caretta sea turtle, which is in danger of extinction, goes there in the summer to lay its eggs.
That is why Archelon, a Greek society for the protection of this species, in cooperation with the municipality of Gythio, makes sure that the beach is clean and safe enough for this process. Take into account Selinitsa beach when you visit Gytheio and enjoy its high-quality waters, sport facilities and relaxing environment.