Kalamata

Kalamata is one of the top destinations in Peloponese in Greece famous for the beautiful beaches and the rocky mountains. All kind of watersports activities can be found in Kalamata and practiced in the blue waters of the lagoon. 

The landscapes surrounding the city are famous for their olive groves that stretches as far as the eye can see. The high quality black olives can produce up to 45 000 tons of olive oil and the region even received the PDO certification.

Kalamata was built at the foot of the majestic Taygetus mountain range, with peaks up to 2 400 metres. Nature lovers will enjoy discovering the beautiful landscapes of the Messenia region on the several hiking trails available. 

The city benefits from a wonderful fine sandy beach where you can practice several water sports. It extends over 5 km from Verga to the port of Kalamata. You will never get bored thanks to the numerous beach bars and restaurants that bring the seaside to life.

Sailing, sea kayaking, scuba diving and snorkeling are among the numerous nautical sports that you can do in the Messenian Gulf

One of the most popular outdoor activity in Kalamata is freediving. Freediving Club Greece is a school providing courses for all AIDA levels. Learn how to control your breath and explore the underwater world with a simply breath!

Kalamata is a vibrant city that provides a plethora of outdoor sports and activities!

  • Main Language
    Greek
  • Time zone
  • Nearest big city
    Sparta
  • gps
    37.036132368089/22.111015319824

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Amazing Adventure!!
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Very beautiful spot. A little remote, but made it even more beautiful.

Paddle in Paradise
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Beautiful area which included 2 amazing caves we were able to visit and explore

A great day out!
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This West Kayak was interesting and the Groto/beach lunch was great.

Super, très bien
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We had a great time! It was unforgettable trip! Thanks a lot!
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