Panagia beach in Elafonisos island
Panagia beach is on the western part of the island.
It is equally beautiful, strewn with sand and a seabed that features a riot of colors with rich flora that is recommended for endless underwater explorations.
The area is rich with cedar trees which literally pop through the sand, as well as rare flowers.
It has deep blue, crystal clear waters. The main feature of the beach are the Panagia Islands, the three islets, Kasela, Prassonisi and Lefto island and the church of Our Lady of Katonisiotissa.
It is a beautiful and magical place with a stunning, crystal clear sea that is definitely worth visiting.
You will have a peaceful and relaxing holiday in a unique place full of colors.
For your stay in Laconia, you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In Elafonisos, as well as in many other areas of the island, there are hotels and accommodations of various categories and types (rooms to let, residences, Bed & Breakfast inns, studios, hostels, guesthouses and furnished apartments) that can satisfy every visitor's demands and needs for a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
You will find wonderful hotels, rooms and apartments to let of all categories and price ranges.
In order to reach Elafonisos you must follow the Tripoli - Sparti road. Continue the route to Monemvasia after passing by Sparti and turn to the exit Punta - Elafonisos after Molaous.
Indicative distances and routes from Elafonisos:
Athens: 322 km
Thessaloniki: 767 km
Patra: 367 km
Tripoli: 166 km
Sparti: 108 km
Moving around in the region of Laconia is easy by Laconia Buses with frequent routes.
In order to reach Elafonisos by bus you first have to follow the route to Neapoli, from where there are few routes to Punta in the morning or you can get a taxi.
There are regular routes from and towards Elafonisos and Punta, which is 700 m far from Elafonisos and the journey takes less than 10 min from 7:00 until 24:00.
During summer season there are frequent routes every 30 min.
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For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field "Routes" with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest. Beaches in Elafonisos island