Do you prefer mountain or sea?
Choose the city that provides the best combination!
There are few cities combining mountain and sea in Greece. If you are one of those who can not choose one of the two and want an escape offering a wide variety of activities and landscapes, Kalamata provides a unique combination of both. The photo below speaks for itself.
Kalamata is built at the beginning of Mount Kalythi, the edge of Taygetos, in the heart of the Messinian Gulf. Mount Taygetos (2.407 m) is the highest of the Peloponnese and one of the highest and most beautiful mountains in the country. The city has a lively nightlife in winter and summer. In winter, in various docks and bars in the historic center, while in summer at clubs and beach bars next to the sea and in the suburb of Verga, built at the foot of Mount Kalythi, offering panoramic views of the sea and the city of Kalamata. There are many sports that you can do in the area such as swimming, water skiing, kitesurf, fishing, diving, windsurf, sailing, more than five, hiking and climbing.