Welcome to Kythera!

Welcome to Kythera, the idyllic birthplace of Aphrodite.  A window in the middle of the Mediterranean. Walk in the paths of the heart and secret loves.

Κύθηρα, Κυθηρα, Kythera, Kythira, Kithira
Enjoy the beaches of Kythera with your friends. Swim in the Mediterranean. Thera are plenty of them, all so diferrent, so unique! Have a nice stay in Kythera!
Κύθηρα, Κυθηρα, Kythera, Kythira, Kithira
Kythera is at the cross-path of the civilizations of the Mediterranean - Dorians, Spartans and Athenians, Romans, Byzantines and Venetians...

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  • Guardian: Is Kythira the perfect Greek island? (news)  |   Andrew Bostock has spent much of his life living in and writing guidebooks on Greece but in Kythira – with its gorges, waterfalls and perfect beaches – he’s finally found the idyll he has always dreamed of.
  • Prime Minister Antonis Samaras to Visit Kythera and Antikythera (news)  |   On Sunday, October 5, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras will visit the area of the famous Antikythera shipwreck. The trip comes as a group of Greek, American and Swiss researchers map the the ancient shipwreck’s immediate environs. The international team, which has already started geophysical searches using metal detectors, aims to complete its survey by October 15.
  • In Search of Kythera and Antikythera (news)  |   "In search of Kythera and Antikythera", is the quintessential travel guide to one of Greece’s remaining uncharted islands. Acclaimed travel writer and photographer Tzeli Hadjidimitriou’s, "In search of Kythera and Antikythera" meticulously examines this time-forsaken land. It is THE comprehensive companion for both first-time traveller as well as the seasoned visitor.
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  • Silence by Aliki Rgou (events) It is there where voices, noises, and echoes of worthless battles of futiledomination all cease.The course of self-realization and the approach of the divine can be charted in the realm of undisturbed tranquility.
  • Kythira Biennale 1 (events) The Biennale 1 in Kythira is coming.
  • “Bliss” by Drosia Tseri (events) With the work in her exhibition “BLISS”, painter Drossia Tseri goes in search of the soulʼs harmony, using colours and symbols in her own unique way.
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  • According to Hesiod’s myth Aphrodite was born in the sea of Kythera
  • "Un mondo fa un mondo, e il Cerigo un altro mondo". All the world is a world and Kythera is another world. venetian proverb