Mavrovouni is a beautiful seaside village 2 km from Gythio. It has a magnificent sandy shore with crystal clear waters. This beach is a pole of attraction for thousands of visitors who choose it for their vacation. Along the coastal road you will find a number of cafes and restaurants. The beach is famous amongst lovers of surfing. There is the possibility to rent the appropriate equipment and take lessons from experienced teachers.
The Club of Arhelon, which protects the marine turtles of Caretta – Caretta, has created its station at the beaches of the Lakonic Gulf.