4 to 4.5 h. (Private tour)
(transportation + visit at Diros Caverns + optionally stop for coffee at a picturesque seaside village)
This is a half day tour to one of the most impressive caverns of Greece.
Board your comfortable private vehicle with your driver and enjoy a drive of 1 hour, passing the rocky and unique mountains and hills of the Mani region.
Your driver along the way will be able to point out some of the things of interest you will see, as well as stop at some of the impressive points from where you will be able to capture the spectacular and different views of the area.
Upon your arrival at the cavern you will embark small boats, in order to enjoy a ride through the unique lake and the breathtaking stalactites and stalagmites that date way back... They offer the service of audio guides in several languages where you purchase the tickets. After the end of this beautiful experience, you will walk up to the parking. If you are interested and time allows it, you can also visit the small museum there is, which has in display human skeletons, pottery and tools from the prehistoric times.
Getting on the road back to Gythion you may want to have a short coffee break in one of the small picturesque villages you will drive through. Top recommendation would be the village of Limeni.