Access

The following guides will assist you in reaching El Sol Hotel by all ports on the island.

Traveling with your vehicle

If you travel with your own vehicle please take note of the following agencies:

  • Kithira Travel: For the itineraries & booking tickets of the ship “Porfyroussa” that connects Kythira with Neapolis, Laconias.
  • Drakakis Tours: For the itineraries & booking tickets of the ship “AQUA JEWEL” that connects Kythira with Piraeus – Crete – Gythio.

Coming from the port of Diakofti

You leave the port and drive to the mainland. At the sign that says Avlemonas (ATTENTION: DO NOT TURN LEFT), continue in a straight line for 10 minutes until the first major intersection. From there head to your left (notice the sign that says Kapsali) and pass outside the village Friligkianika. The next village you will meet on the route is Aroniadika and you should be at the center of the island where the road splits. Turn left as the sign says (notice the sign for Kythera-Chora & Kapsali). In the next intersection 20 minutes later, you head left for Livadi and once you get there turn left again towards Kapsali. After Manitochori you will see Kythera-Chora village where you should also turn left to pass outside the village and stay on the route that leads to the sea. Finally, there is an old English bridge after which you turn sharp left to go up the hill.

Traveling by plane

Kythira is connected by plane to the Athens International Airport with Aegean / Olympic and Sky Express airlines & is connected by plane to the airport of Thessaloniki with Aegean / Olympic airlines.

Coming from the airport

Head to the mainland after leaving the airport. The first village you will meet on the route is Aroniadika and you should be at the center of the island where the road splits. Turn left as the sign says (notice the sign for Kythera-Chora & Kapsali). In the next intersection 20 minutes later you head left for Livadi and once you get there turn left again towards Kapsali. After Manitochori you will see Kythera-Chora village where you should also turn left to pass outside the village and stay on the route that leads to the sea. Finally, there is an old English bridge after which you turn sharp left to go up the hill.