A trip to Greece is not complete without booking tickets to Kalamata. The capital of Messenia, this city puts travelers conveniently close to beaches, mountains, historical landmarks, and much more. Kalamata’s rich history and vibrant culture will keep you engaged and entertained throughout your entire voyage.
Best Things to Do in Kalamata
- Take a dip at Verga Beach, located 8 kilometers east of Kalamata
- Learn about soldiers, present and past, with a visit to the Military Museum
- Embrace the colorful antiquity of Greece by touring the Folklore and History Museum
Hidden Kalamata Gems
In addition to taking in all of the popular tourism sites, remember to leave time to explore Kalamata more deeply. It is worthwhile visiting the impressive City Hall before meandering through the large food markets located across from the KTEL Messenia bus station.
Some travelers book flights to Kalamata simply for the pleasure of dining on traditional Greek food, which can be found in abundance. This coastal town is known for offering some of the best calamari in the area as well. Be sure to try the more popular restaurants by the waterfront, as well as the hidden delights found in nearby villages.
Plan Your Kalamata Holiday
While Kalamata is not one of the most well-known international travel destinations, the beaches and other tourist attractions are still very popular during the summer. You can find better flight deals to Kalamata, and enjoy more comfortable temperatures, by visiting in the spring or fall. Enjoy a smooth start to your vacation by flying on airberlin's young fleet.