Things to do in Messinia

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Center

Kalamata Dance Festival (July)

Established in 1995, the Kalamata International Dance Festival constitutes the key event of Kalamata's International Dance Center. Its purpose is to promote...

Historical Center

Festival Miden (July)

Festival Miden was the first Greek video art festival to be presented in open public spaces in 2005. Since then it has been gradually established as one of...

Center

The Routes of the Olive Tree

"The Routes of the Olive Tree" are routes of culture and dialog on the olive tree that are not limited to Messinia, Greece and the Mediterranean, but expand...

Rest of Messinia

Excursion to Sapientza

At the southern part of Messinia, across from Methoni you will come across the Messinian Oinousses, a cluster of small islands and islets with Sapientza and...

Rest of Town

Horse riding

Escape from the everyday routine and spend your free time visiting the facilities of the Kalamata Riding Club, in the city's west coast. It is a modern...

Rest of Messinia

Scuba diving with Ionian Dive Centers

The thrill of scuba diving takes place in Marathopolis by the Ionian Dive Centers. You will dive into a magical world with almost zero gravity, where you...

Rest of Town

War of Darts (Easter)

The war of darts (saitopolemos), which takes us back many centuries, is revived every Easter Sunday evening at 20.30 at the old Slaughterhouses on the west...

Paralia

Bike riding

Explore the town of Kalamata on a bike. Opt for this means of transport to wander around the beach, the town center and the town's historical center,...

Pilos

Discover the seabed with Pilos Dive Center

Being very close to many dive sites in the region of Messinia, Pilos Dive Center is a well-rounded proposal for all those of you who want to explore the...

Rest of Messinia

Nedousa Carnival

If you would like to experience the authentic, traditional celebration of the Carnival, visit Nedousa, one of Kalamata's mountain villages that is located 30...

Rest of Town

Hiking- Mountain climbing- Rock climbing

The Hellenic Mountaineering Club of Kalamata has been operating since 1993 and organizes various hiking, mountain climbing, rock climbing and ascents on a...

Verga

Parapente

The Aeroclub of Kalamata offers a different life experience, which the adventurous at heart (at least) should not miss out on. Escape routine for a while and...

Historical Center

Sailing

Visitors of Messinia and especially sea lovers can enjoy a restful and relaxing trip sailing the turquoise waters of the Messinian Gulf, while admiring the...

Historical Center

Battle of Kalamata (March)

On March 23, 1821 Kalamata is liberated from the Turkish yoke, after the glorious battle of the Greek revolutionaries. Hence, in memory of this historic...