The Diakofti is a beautiful coastal village that magics each visitor. It is found in the Eastern side of the island, in one of the most beautiful localities of Kythira. The last years in the Diakofti functions the new harbour of the island, which is protected from the winds and is very modern. In the Diakofti you will swim in the homonym splendid beach that is considered as one of better in the Kythira. Characteristic of this village is the very gold sandy beach and the very shallow waters. It is a beach ideal for children and for those who do not know good swimming. Opposite from the beach you will see the islet Makrykythira that has been granted in the Company of Greek Man of letters and it is known as “the island of men of letters”. In the region is found also the Saint Abbey, one of the more important monasteries of the island that were founded there since 1840. It is dedicated in the Saver Christ and it celebrates on 6 August, where is also organised traditional festival. The abbey is built in elevation and allocates a fantastic view to the village. In the coastal taverns you will eat fresh fishes and you will try marine titbits and traditional Greek flavours.