Kyparissi belongs to the municipality of Monemvasia and is approximately 4 hours distance from Athens. It has approximately 300 permanent residens dealing with tourism, fishing and farming. It consists of three neighborhoods, Vrisi, Paralia and Mitropoli. At Kyparissi there are many nice tavernas, cafes and gift stores.
Its useful to remember that there are no gas stations, banks or ATMs at Kyparissi, the closest are in Molaous ( 50 kilometers) and in Monemvasia 65 (kilometers).