Get Adobe Flash player
GreekEnglish (UK)

Poll!

What do you think about your holidays here ?
  • Votes: (0%)
  • Votes: (0%)
  • Votes: (0%)
  • Votes: (0%)
Total Votes:
First Vote:
Last Vote:
 
Powered by Sexy Polling
 

 

       Elafonisos
 

   Elafonisos belongs in the Prefecture of Lakonia, and 3,7 naval miles eastern is the city of Neapolis,in south-eastern tip of Peloponnese.

    The population of island is about a few hundreds residents the winter which the summertime is more than doubled. 

  In the antiquity the current area where elafonissos lies did not constitute island but a peninsula.The region between the island and Peloponnese sunk in the aftermath of an earthquake.During the 16th and 17th century A.D. the island used as a base for operations of Pirates and Corsairs.It is the main passage of vessels in the Eastern Mediterranean with hundreds of ships pass each day and night.

 The island is pole of attraction of thousands of tourists peaking the summer months of July and August.
Elafonissos has several sandy beaches suitable for swimming. The most famous of all is the twin beach of Simos on the south eastern tip of the island.

 Simos,This is the twin beaches, the small and large bays on the south eastern tip of the island, opposite  Kythera,a combination with thin light gold coloured sand and the amazing colours of the sea.

Simos area is included in the European network of protected areas NATURA 2000.

 

Pavlopetri studios-restaurant are about 15 mins  away from the island  . 

Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
Elafonisos
paulopetri.gr