Gythio is a lovely family destination on the southern side of Peloponnese. It distinguishes for the island style, the wonderful beaches, and the wild landscape. The most famous spot of Gythio is Kranae islet, at the entrance of the port, where Paris and Helen spend the night before leaving for Troy. Conveniently located in southern Peloponnese, Gythio is a good base for road trips to Monemvasia, Mystras, Kalamata, Elafonissos and the region of Mani. Tourism in Gythio is very popular among families with kids.