Situated alongside a picturesque river at the head of the beautiful Messenian Gulf, Kalamata is a lovely destination. With swathes of golden sands, a lush terrain and an impressive mountain range creating the eastern backdrop, it is a stunning destination that is sure to deliver the ideal holiday in the sun.
Known as the town of olive trees, the verdant lands are teeming with olive groves and a lush inland, that can be explored by the plethora of tours and transportation options that are available in the region. The lovely harbour is also a great attraction and was once the bustling centre of activity in the town. Today, the marina and the nearby harbour are still important fixtures in the town, enjoying frequent use and activity. With a stunning view of the majestic mountain range that overlooks the town, it is a wonderful and vibrant part of the town that is not to be missed.
Kalamata is renowned as the place where the famous Kalamatianos dance originated. A perfect symbol for the rich culture and vibrancy of this region, the dance is well known and you can easily find places throughout the town offering traditional performances, such as restaurants with regular evening entertainment.
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