The prefecture of Laconia is the most southern prefecture of the Peloponnese. It is surrounded by the Aegean Sea, the Messinian Gulf and the Gulf of Lakonia. In the north it borders the prefecture of Arcadia and in the west the prefecture of Messinia. The island Elafonisos is part of the prefecture of Arcadia. The capital of the prefecture of Laconia is Sparti. In the area you will find two of the most beautiful caves in the world, the Cave Dyros and and the Cave Kastania. You can visit the castles of Monemvasia and Mystra. You can wander in Githio and Areopoli. You will be amazed by the beauty of Elafonisos and the cape Tainaro situated in the most southern part of Greece.