Kapsali is perhaps the most popular tourist hub on the island of Kithira. Located in the southernmost part of the island, it is a lovely seaside village with a special characteristic. It features two wonderful bays, inviting you to swim or just gaze at the sea and the tiny islet of Chytra in the middle. This is the island where Sempreviva grows – a cute flower with yellow blossoms that never fades away. According to the myth, a man that offers these flowers to a woman makes sure that their lover will never die. So a visit there is a must, don’t you think?
Apart from the small boats departing from Kapsali and taking you to the beaches nearby and the island of Chytra, there is so much more to see and do there. First of all, there are endless cafés and restaurants, traditional taverns and shops with souvenirs in the area. Then, you are most welcome to walk up and down the promenade by the twin bays of Kapsali. You will feel the salty breeze and enjoy the mesmerizing scenery or take pictures.
The picturesque village of Kapsali is situated right below Chora, the capital of Kithira. Whitewashed houses and cobbled pathways compose the loveliest environment. And in the evening, the heart of the entire island beats here. Nightlife in Kapsali is legendary. This is the reason why both locals and travelers come here to have fun, dance the night away and experience the true colors of Kithira.
Enjoy a visit to Kapsali, whether or not you are staying there. Bask under the sun, dive in the waters of the twin bays and taste the local delicacies. It is a marvelous place to be, filled with hospitable inhabitants and breathtaking views. A dream coming alive and welcoming you to its beauty!