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We visited the islet of Kranae with hopes of seeing both the Gythio Lighthouse and the Tower of... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
MightiestQuinn
Nice walk there

It was a nice walk there but unfortunately the museum was closed. I suggest if you want to take a... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
Sotos A
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7 Oct 2017
“No Entry”
20 Sep 2017
“Beautiful small castle”
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

We visited the islet of Kranae with hopes of seeing both the Gythio Lighthouse and the Tower of Tzanetakis. Unfortunately both were closed so we got outside views only. That said, Kranae is lovely with nice grounds, some oceanfront access and great potential for development.

1  Thank MightiestQuinn
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Excellent spot, with a beautiful small castle, which is mostly closed, but you can wander around, take pictures, sit in the shade and have a great view of Gytheio.

Thank efyGreece
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Even though it is supposed to be a museum, it is closed and deserted. There is no sign or information to that effect however, anywhere. What a pity, it is beautiful historical monument!

Thank AlikiM17
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

It was a nice walk there but unfortunately the museum was closed. I suggest if you want to take a tour there to contact them first

Thank Sotos A
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Is it just bad luck? 4 visits over 14 years and each time it wa closed during working hours. At least you have the consolation of seeing the Tower itself from outside and it is impressive. You can also walk 5 minutes up the lane...More

Thank Jervaulx
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Museum tower with not a lot of great times of operation so check before you go if you want access, hours have been cut back. Interesting architecture

2  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

The tower is actually a museum but was closed when I was there and the sign had summer and winter openings but no times.You can access the tower at the end of the shops along the esplanade at Githio.There is also a church on the...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 6 May 2016

If in Gythio, you really can't miss the Tower of Tzanetakis. It is a very relaxed and tranquil spot.

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 31 March 2016

A nice tower on the island of Kranae (Gythio). Take your time to wander around and enjoy the tranquillity of the place

Thank Riccardo R
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